Six arrested in Mombasa protesting over misappropriation of COVID-19 funds


At least six people were on Tuesday morning arrested in the Mombasa demonstrating over the misappropriation of COVID-19 funds.

Police officers  lobed  teargas canisters to disperse the group most of whom who were, at the time of publishing, at the Central Police Station in Mombasa trying to secure the release of their colleagues.

The Mombasa protesters now join others in various parts of the country such as Nakuru, Kisumu and Nairobi who have in the past few days staged demonstrations over the embezzlement of funds set aside to combat COVID-10.

The groups want individuals behind the misappropriation arrested and charged in courts of law.