In the Kenyan metropolis of Nariño, a number of hundred individuals stormed the parliament grounds throughout protests towards a brand new tax regulation. They set fireplace to a part of the parliament constructing. Police automobiles additionally went up in flames. police The East African nation's police used tear gasoline, water cannons and reside ammunition towards the demonstrators. According to the Kenyan Human Rights Commission, one demonstrator was killed and a minimum of three individuals had been injured.

Television footage confirmed damaged home windows and destruction within the parliament constructing. At that point, the third studying of the controversial tax regulation was happening in parliament. Many individuals concern that the regulation will additional enhance the price of dwelling. Churches and enterprise individuals have additionally spoken out towards the regulation.

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