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Goons attempt to attack IEBC official at Sarova hotel

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There was show at a Nairobi lodging when a gathering of around 50 individuals struck and endeavored to go after Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) work force.

The staff were meeting at the Sarova Panafric Hotel along Valley Road when the gathering said to have been furnished with rough weapons attempted to compel their direction into their room.

The Commission said the endeavor occurred on Monday at around 8:30 pm and that the staff were planning reactions for the documented official political race petitions.

Witnesses said the gathering appeared to have been a recognized the warned by a reveler authorities there and mixed up their gathering to be wicked.

IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati image
IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati image

An alert was raised and security answered before the gathering scattered however left the work force stressed.

Some had shown up on board bikes and others on confidential vehicles in an organized way, witnesses said.

They noticed that the gathering asserted the commission work force were adjusting the IEBC entry.

“A coordinated gathering of thugs employing rough weapons endeavored to go after IEBC staff planning reactions to Presidential political race petitions at a reason inside Nairobi. Nonetheless, they were spurned by Security,” the Commission said.

An IEBC official present and security at the office called Inspector General of Police Hilary Mutyambai to guarantee that its staff are safeguarded.

“The Commission denounces this demonstration of hooliganism and terrorizing, and calls upon the Inspector of Police (IG) to finish this conspicuous maltreatment of the Rule of Law.”

More than 50-furnished cops were subsequently conveyed at the office to man it for the rest of the request.

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