Five die as police battle Nasa supporters welcoming Raila

RailaReturns Kenyan Police Kill Two Supporters Cheering Opposition Leader

The windscreen was allegedly damaged along Jogoo road as opposition supporters engaged in running battles with police, who attempted to block Raila's convoy and his supporters from entering Nairobi Central Business District.

He added that no live bullets were used during the confrontation between Nasa supporters and the police.

Odinga won an unprecedented court victory overturning the result of the August 8 presidential poll, leading to a rerun last month that he then boycotted claiming it would not be free and fair.

The dispute over this year's presidential vote has left the country deeply divided and protests between opposition supporters and police have become commonplace.

Police fired into the air to disperse hundreds of people gathered outside Jomo Kenyatta International Airport who were waiting for Odinga to return from an overseas trip.

Farrell, May and Launchbury start for England, Itoje on bench
In the pack, Joe Launchbury was selected at lock alongside Courtney Lawes after George Kruis was dropped. Regular No. 15 Mike Brown is unavailable after sustaining a knock to the head against Argentina.

Heavy security was deployed along the busy Mombasa road where the opposition leader is expected to make his way to the city centre.

In a statement, police spokesman George Kinoti said the five were stoned to death in mob justice incidents during the march. The leaders were accompanied by a crowd that chanted anti-Jubilee slogans.

The government has denied claims of attempted assassination of National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga.

Police warned earlier this week they would not allow a ceremony to welcome Odinga back from speaking engagements overseas.

"Today is the day we are launching Kenya as a third republic".

Related News:

  • US Navy confirms its jets drew penises in the sky

    US Navy confirms its jets drew penises in the sky

    Contacted by KREM-TV in Spokane, officials at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island admitted that one of its aircraft was responsible. Anahi Torres took to Twitter , sharing an image of the phallic-shaped trail that went up around noon Thursday.
    Dhadak: Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter's cheerfulness will win your hearts

    Dhadak: Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter's cheerfulness will win your hearts

    Being a smart producer Karan Johar who is known for launching star kids has released a couple of working stills of the lead pair. The Padmavati star took to his Instagram to share his thoughts on the poster of the Janhvi Kapoor - Ishaan Khatter starrer.
    For how long will we say PoK is ours? Farooq Abdullah

    For how long will we say PoK is ours? Farooq Abdullah

    India, however, maintains that PoK belongs to India, as it was invaded by Pakistan in 1947. Ahir said PoK was under Islamabad because of the "mistakes" of previous governments.
  • African Union lets SADC bloc take lead on Zimbabwe

    African Union lets SADC bloc take lead on Zimbabwe

    The South African Development Community (SADC) are also playing a key role in the negotiations in the country. Maimane said Mugabe must step down immediately and Zimbabwe should go to the polls to elect a new government.

    JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Holdings Increased by Evercore Trust Company, Na

    Perhaps, that suggests something about why 73.37% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. The business had revenue of $2.81 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.77 billion.
    Baltimore detective dies after being shot on duty

    Baltimore detective dies after being shot on duty

    The area where the officer was shot has a number of vacant rowhouses and has been the scene of numerous shootings. His wife and two children, who live out of town, were taken to the hospital by Pennsylvania state troopers.
  • Korea, US discuss denuclearization of N. Korea

    Korea, US discuss denuclearization of N. Korea

    But he called on the North to stay that course "for a period of time", according to Yonhap. But he's also expected to discuss issues of mutual interest to the two countries.
    Mother of Texas toddler found dead in storm drain arrested

    Mother of Texas toddler found dead in storm drain arrested

    The mother of a 3-year-old Richardson, Texas girl found dead in a culvert in October has now also been arrested and charged. Initially, Wesley told investigators Sherin went missing after he left her outside as punishment for not drinking her milk.
    Xi's Special Envoy to Visit N.Korea

    Xi's Special Envoy to Visit N.Korea

    The announcement closely follows Trump's Tuesday departure from Asia after a 13-day trip in which North Korea topped the agenda. During the visit, he will report on the Party's 19th National Congress as part of China's party-to-party messenger diplomacy.
  • Mobile Announces BOGO Smartphone Deal

    Mobile Announces BOGO Smartphone Deal

    Black Friday isn't happening until November 24th, but T-Mobile has made a decision to kick off its holiday deals a bit earlier. T-Mobile doesn't shy away from deals, leaving many to wonder what it has in store for this Black Friday.
    Bipartisan Group of Senators Unveil Gun Legislation

    Bipartisan Group of Senators Unveil Gun Legislation

    The Air Force acknowledged that it failed to report the conviction to the FBI's crime database and began a review of the process. Murphy has pushed for gun control legislation since the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in his state in 2012.
    Severe Lung Infection is Linked to Disneyland

    Severe Lung Infection is Linked to Disneyland

    But officials are also focusing on the four patients who didn't visit the park as they track the source of the outbreak. People can get Legionnaires' disease when they breathe in small droplets of water in the air that contain the bacteria.


Most liked

Fox News Slaps Gene Simmons With a Lifetime Ban
Simmons also jokingly hit staffers in the head with his new book and asked a black employee if he was NBC weatherman Al Roker. He was barred from appearing on the networks' shows after his behavior was reported to higher-ups.

Stephen Curry: Warriors 'Likely' to Face Celtics in NBA Finals
On Thursday night, Golden State guards Steph Curry and Klay Thompson were 0-for-6 on shots taken when defended by Smart. He scored 25 points in a 109-102 victory over Brooklyn in a game that saw all five Celtics starters in double figures.

Moody's ups ratings of SBI, HDFC Bank, EXIM India and IRFC
Sovereign ratings are a barometer for investors to ascertain the country's economic health and investment climate. This move is likely to be positive for both bond and currency markets, an HDFC Bank treasury report said.

Chelsea defender David Luiz recalled to squad for West Bromwich Albion clash
He refused to expand further, insisting he had attended the press conference to speak about the group rather than individuals. It's very hard now to predict who will win the title in this league, but Manchester City are [on] a very positive path.

Gutsy Pujara defies rampaging Sri Lanka in Kolkata Test
The continued adverse weather meant only 21 overs were played Friday, after just 11.5 overs were completed the previous day. India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara stood firm against a persistent Sri Lankan pace attack as the hosts took lunch at 74-5.

5 things that could have made the OnePlus 5T even better
The phone keeps the same performance specs as the OG 5, which means you still get Snapdragon 835, 6/8GB RAM and 64/128GB storage. Thanks to the same FoV, you now get full-sized portraits, opposed to the earlier zoomed FoV portraits on the OnePlus 5 .

Lil Peep Died of a Suspected Drug Overdose, Says Medical Examiner
Upon learning the news, former fling Bella Thorne tweeted her disbelief. "I don't express that side of myself on social media". Lil Peep performed at the Cambridge Room in Cleveland's House Of Blues on October 23, just a few weeks before his death.

9 out of 10 Indians approve of Narendra Modi, says Pew survey
Indians in rural areas (63%) are more supportive of Congress than those in cities (51%). BJP supporters (90%) are more trusting of the government than Congress backers (76%).

Iran's Rouhani visits quake-hit area
Health Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, who visited Kermanshah on Tuesday, warned that the death toll probably would rise. A quake registering a magnitude between 7 and 7.9 can inflict widespread and heavy damage.

J&K shrine damaged in fire; Mehbooba Mufti, Mirwaiz assess damage
National Conference leader Ali Muhammad Sagar and separatist leaders Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik visited the shrine. Chief Minister expressed her deep appreciation for the local youth who came forward and prevented the fire from spreading.

Da Vinci painting of Christ sells for record $450m
Visitors wait outside Christie's to view Leonardo da Vinci's " Salvator Mundi ", Nov. 14, 2017, in NY . The excitement from the public for this work of art has been overwhelming and hugely heartening'.

Rising trend of casino apps
For those who are looking for a specific game, Cherry Rush also includes a description of what games can be found each site. It used to be that if someone wanted to play a casino game they had to find a land based venue.

Will Fiorentina continue the fight?
Another 16 goals brought Lorenzo Insigne, 13 goals went from Jose Callejon and 11 from Marek Hamšík. Forecasts Bookmakers consider Napoli as the main favorite - the coefficient for the victory of the hosts is 1.28.

Bets for upcoming Southampton vs Arsenal fight
Neither Arsene Wenger nor his players could afford themselves to lose another match if they still want to be in the top four. Arsenal is still keeping the dream to be qualified in Champions League after the victory over Manchester on Sunday.

3 Entertaining Ways to Improve Your Business Skills over the Coming Weeks
In both games and business meetings you may feel everything from frustration to elation, but the trick is to keep is all hidden. Play Poker While millions of people around the world may play poker solely for fun, you can also play to up your business game.