Use legal redress if aggrieved by election outcome, Uhuru tells poll losers

Use legal redress if aggrieved by election outcome, Uhuru tells poll losers

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged leaders aggrieved by the election  outcome to use constitutional means to resolve the political standoff.

Responding to Raila Odinga call for work boycott, President Kenyatta in an address to the nation said his government will not allow the loss of lives, destruction of property and looting.

“People are free to protest but the gov’t will not allow destruction of property,” Uhuru said.

“If you want to have a demonstration, organize with the police. You don’t need permission from me or Jubilee,” he added.

However, he asked police to use restraint when handling protesters.

The head of state said Kenyans have stated clearly the election is behind them and majority have returned to work.

Uhuru called for peace, love and tranquility.

Previous Ukambani MPs tell to Kalonzo to ignore Raila, join Jubilee for the sake of development
Next Newspaper highlights – August 15 2017 – Supreme Court issues timeline for presidential results petition

You might also like

Business 0 Comments

Business news briefs

Tour operators liaise with Tourism Ministry to pump new life into sector A team of Nakuru County Tour Operators has liaised with the country’s Tourism Ministry in a bid to

Newspaper summaries-May 10 2017

Daily Nation Get ready: IEBC sets off race for 19m votes: Official poll campaigns will start on May 28, the electoral commission has announced. The announcement made on Tuesday paves

Entertainment 0 Comments

Patriotism Pageant 

In the presence of the 1st Councillor Kenya Embassy Germany Betty Cherwon, the honorary ambassadors at Face of Kenya Germany 2016 portrayed their patriotism and love for Kenya in an outstanding parade.


No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!

Leave a Reply