Kenya to monitor social media during August polls

Friday 13 January 2017 | 11:30 CET | News
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) says it will not shut down the internet during the election period in August unless the situation gets out of hand. CA chairman Ben Gituku said that the government would only take action if it deemed it as a necessary step to secure the country. Gituku issued guidelines on the conduct of electronic media during the elections and said it does not foresee any internet shutdown happening

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