Kenya govt switches off Citizen TV and Radio Over Raila swearing-in

Huge crowds at Uhuru Park ahead of Raila Odinga’s swearing in ceremony. Photo by Agencies.

By Javira Ssebwami

The Communication Authority (CA) of Kenya has disconnected Citizen and Inooro TV transmissions to blackout the Raila Swearing In.

This comes a day after the government reportedly threatened to switch off and invalidate licenses of any media house(s) that will cover the contentious swearing in ceremony of Uhuru’s major opponent.

In a statement issued on Monday, the chairman of the Kenya Editors Guild, Mr Linus Kaikai, said they were against what he called the summoning of managers from the main media houses to State House, Nairobi last week. Mr Kaikai alleges that during the meeting, media manag



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