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Kibera Railway Demolition

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Incident Report Description

On Monday September 9, houses belonging to 10 families living a long the railway line around Fort Jesus area were demolished, and had to sleep in the cold, this happened as there was a court injunction stopping any form of demolition or forceful evictions until October 14, a pregnant woman was injured in the process.
Today community members among them the Project affected persons engaged the area MP Ken Okoth to come forth and intervene. Ken promised to engage with the Kenya Railways and World Bank who are funding the project, he also promised to help the affected persons with mattresses and blankets.
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