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KICA Act 29 declared unconstitutional by the High Court #NoToKICAs29

Judge Mumbi Ngugi has declared Section 29 of the Kenya Information and Communication (KICA) Act 2009,popularly known as the KICA Act 29, as unconstitutional. She declared that “Section 29 of the Kenya Information and Communication Act cannot stand” The judge declared the law unconstitutional in a case filed by Geoffrey Andare and Article19 who challenged the constitutionality of the law. ...

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Martha Miano arrested for taking on politicians on her Facebook account

Nderitu Gachagua

A Nyeri Facebook user Martha Miano was arraigned in court on Monday after she was accused of using abusive language in her posts towards a county government official and Rigathi Gachagua who is a brother to Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua. Rigathi and James Kabiru (Director of Governors Press) filed a complaint against Ms Miano after they claimed she had launched ...

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Nations Develop in an Environment of Freedom

The world as we know it, exists in its current form due to a number of intervening factors and key among them is this; media freedom and the freedom of expression. Africa is indeed rising and it we have to borrow any precedents from our more advanced brothers then we must cheris, among other things, the rights and freedoms enshrined ...

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