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Hate speech: MPs put on defence

10 November 2011, 17:39

Nairobi - According to Daily Nation reports, two Members of Parliament and a businesswoman have been put on their defence over comments they made during the 2010 referendum campaigns.

Chief Magistrate Gilbert Mutembei ruled that Kuria MP Wilfred Machage, his Mt Elgon counterpart Fred Kapondi and businesswoman Christine Nyagitha Miller have a case to answer on hate speech and incitement charges.

The three are accused of making speeches meant to stir up ethnic hatred during the Constitutional referendum campaigns held last year.

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