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Forced Eviction

  • Location Kibera
  • Date Feb 27 2011
  • Time 22:27
  • Category Tension   Housing   News   
  • Incident Incident
  • Nearby Incident Nearby Incident

Incident Report Description

Samson Ochieng Ooko talks to WITNESS at the 2011 World Social Forum in Dakar about the situation of more than 11,000 families at risk of forced eviction in the railway communities of Kibera in Nairobi, Kenya.

Representing Ngazi Ya Chini (Railway Dwellers Federation of Kenya), Samson outlines the communities' demands and also speaks about what the international community can to do ensure that these families are adequately resettled and compensated before any eviction takes place.
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