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Kenya: Abusive use of the law: Koigi wa Wamwere and three ...
1 November 1994

Koigi wa Wamwere, a human rights activist and former member of parliament, his brother Charles Kuria Wamwere, his cousin James Maigwa and GG ...

Report       AFR 32/015/1994

Further information on UA 270/94 (AFR 32/10/94, 15 July and ...
11 August 1994

Anthony Njuguna Njui was arrested on 30 July 1994. His family and lawyers have not been permitted to see him and there are reports that he may have ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/014/1994

Further information on UA 270/94 (AFR 32/10/94, 15 July) ...
19 July 1994

On 19 July 1994 Geoffrey Kuria Kariuki, John Kinyanjui, Michael Kung'u, George Murangu and Joseph Ngimithi Githire were jointly charged with robbery ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/011/1994

UA 270/94 - Kenya: torture / fear of torture: Geoffrey Kuria ...
14 July 1994

Geoffrey Kuria Kariuki is reported to have been severely tortured and his lawyers are currently filing a habeas corpus application in the High Court ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/010/1994

Further information on UA 118/94 (AFR 32/05/94, 24 March ...
6 July 1994

On 23 June 1994 the charges of subversion against the four journalists named above were dropped and replaced with a more serious charge of sedition ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/009/1994

Amnesty International News Service 76/94
13 April 1994

1. Kenya: Human rights activist (Koigi wa Wamwere) on trial for his life.

Report       NWS 11/076/1994

Further information on UA 333/93 (AFR 32/12/93 and follow ...
13 April 1994

The trial of the above-named men began in Nakuru on 12 April 1994. They are charged with attempted robbery with violence and, if convicted, face ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/007/1994

Further information on UA 118/94 (AFR 32/05/94, 24 March) ...
6 April 1994

On 31 March the four journalists named above, who are facing subversion charges, were all released on bail. The case is due to be mentioned in court ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/006/1994

Further information on medical letter writing action (see AFR ...
24 March 1994

Godfrey Ngengi Njuguna, a diabetic and hypertensive, who is reported to have suffered a mild stroke in early 1993, and to have developed kidney problems ...

Report       AFR 32/004/1994

UA 118/94 - Kenya: prisoners of conscience / legal concern ...
24 March 1994

The above-named journalists have been charged with subversion for publishing an article reporting renewed political violence in Molo. AI believes that ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/005/1994