Mau Mau veterans to snub elections if not compensated

Tharaka-Nithi Mau Mau war veterans address the media in Chuka town on January 23, 2017. They have demanded compensattion for emancipating the country from colonialists. PHOTO | ALEX NJERU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

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  • He also accused the government of sitting on their compensation released by the British government.
  • Mr Miriti said the State has been dishing out empty promises to them every Mashujaa Day.

Mau Mau war veterans in Tharaka-Nithi County have vowed to boycott the August 8 elections, saying they have been neglected by the national government.

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