ICRC employee kicked out of Kenya for using racial slur

The unnamed International Committee of the Red Cross employee's assignment in Kenya was terminated after he was found guilty of offensive behaviour and abusive language. PHOTO | TWITTER

What you need to know:

  • Red Cross Kenya Secretary General Abbas Gullet lauded ICRC’s move to sack the official saying “he went against the fundamental principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent.”

  • This is not the first time an expat is being deported from Kenya for gross misconduct.

  • In September 2018, the government deported Liu Jiaqi, a Chinese national, after he was caught on camera calling Kenyans monkeys.

An expatriate who has been accused of insulting guards and racially abusing a woman at the Lavington Mall in Nairobi is leaving Kenya following the termination of his contract.

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