Kwale man dies after being 'assaulted' by police enforcing curfew  

Police harass Mombasa residents on March 27, 2020, just hours before the start of nationwide curfew to curb spread of coronavirus. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Mr Eric Ng'ethe Waithugi was at one of the local pubs at Madingo area in Ukunda.

  • Police officers are said to have lobbed teargas at a group of at least 12 people in the bar in the 7pm incident after they declined to open the door.

A 23-year-old man suspected to have been assaulted by police officers in Kwale County for flouting curfew regulation has succumbed to his injuries.

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