Oscar Kamau King’ara Burial
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The State House Road double murder that shook the presidency

Members of the civil society sing during the burial of Oscar Kamau King’ara (inset: right) at his father’s home in Muchatha, Kiambaa, Kiambu County, on March 14, 2009. King’ara was shot dead alongside George Paul Oulu (inset: left) along State House Road on March 5, 2009.

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What you need to know:

  • Two officials of the Oscar Foundation were gunned down in rush hour traffic.
  • The executions ignited another wave of protests by University of Nairobi students.