Duncan Wanga, a K24 Tv cameraman shows his camera that was damaged by a senior police officer while he was covering a demo. Photo/EN

Journalists Storm Eldoret Police Station to Demand Sacking of Police Officer Who Harassed K24 Cameraman

Journalists in Eldoret Town today stormed the Eldoret police station demanding for justice for one of them who was yesterday harassed by a police officer. Duncan Wanga, K24 cameraman was covering the pro-Mandago demos in the streets of Eldoret when the Deputy OCS Eldoret West, Pius Misikhu, ordered him to stop filming the demo. Misikhu roughed him up breaking his camera.

The journalists held a procession from the Eldoret High Courts, along the Uganda Road and ended at the Eldoret Police station where they presented their petition to the OCS Eldoret West.


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