Kenyan police fire teargas at protesters angry at MPs'' pay demands

By Vision Reporter

Kenyan police in riot gear fired teargas on Tuesday to disperse crowds of protesters gathered outside parliament to demonstrate against lawmakers'' salary demands.

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NAIROBI - Kenyan police in riot gear fired teargas on Tuesday to disperse crowds of protesters gathered outside parliament to demonstrate against lawmakers' salary demands.

Civil rights groups organised the protest to highlight Kenyans' anger that politicians' are demanding higher pay so soon after a broadly peaceful election on March 4.

Reuters

Kenyan police fire teargas at protesters angry at MPs'' pay demands