male protester who was seen being brutally beaten by Kenyan riot police
during a protest in Nairobi on Monday, has died in hospital.
unnamed man was pictured fleeing from a building as a policeman in riot
gear first beat him with a wooden baton, before following him into the
street, kicking him as he lay on the ground, before appearing to stamp
on his head.
Shocking scenes of violence erupted on Monday as police fired tear gas
to break up demonstrations urging electoral reforms ahead of the general
elections next year.
were caught on camera beating some protesters who had gathered outside
the offices of Kenya’s electoral commission in the capital Nairobi.
In the horrifying scenes that ensued, officers then chased them through downtown streets and alleyways.