Human Rights Activist and former Starehe MP aspirant and Boniface Mwangi has been arrested today, Thursday 19th October during a protest that he was leading. .
The protest was against police brutality meted out at protestors during NASA demos Against the IEBC. Many Kenyans wondered why the Bonnie was arrested yet the demo was peaceful with no looting.
Bonnie had earlier on confirmed that he had received the go ahead by the police to go on with the protest.
— Boniface Mwangi (@bonifacemwangi) October 18, 2017
Here are some reactions from Kenyans.
— KTN News (@KTNNews) October 19, 2017
Why were teargas canisters shot at peaceful demonstrators like Boniface Mwangi? Grave violation of their rights. #StopKillingProtesters
— NaomivanStapele (@Naomi2908) October 19, 2017
— Steve Biko (@stevebikoKE) October 19, 2017
On eve to #MashujaaDay Boniface Mwangi gets arrested for protesting against Police brutality. What’s up with that?
— #GodLifeHiphop (@Pastor_Fro) October 19, 2017
Bonface Mwangi was also looting? I’m done
— Daniel Ombajo, PhD (@Paapa__) October 19, 2017