The police have raided Mathare Justice Center to disperse activists and residents who had gathered to commemorate the Saba Saba Day. Mathare Justice Center was supposed to be the meeting point of the activists and members of the public who had planned to show up and express their displeasure over the continuous police brutality in the area.
Mathare, Kariobangi, and Dandora areas where civil SOCIETY groups had designated as starting point were sealed off in the morning. A number of arrests have been reported, including activists who had organized the peaceful march.
Convener of the Social Justice Movement Happy Olal and 7 other members of Dandora Social Justice Centre have also been arrested and taken to Kariobangi Police Station.