Kenyan police has shot three people when they fired at a crowd ofprotesters  protesting against the Kenyan Finance Bill 2024.

The case, which has been referred to the country’s Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA), comes as Kenyan police face increasing scrutiny over alleged excessive force and unlawful killings, especiallyto the young people holding the demonstarations countrywide.

In recent weeks, hundreds have turned out to protest against the bill that is facing opposition countrywide.

 Youth-led protests against Kenyan government plans to raise revenue through additional taxes are expected to intensify on Tuesday when lawmakers vote on proposed amendments to the bill.
At least one person has been killed and more than 200 injured since protests against the finance bill swept the country earlier this month.

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