Kriegler and Waki Reports on Elections v. List of Acronyms. AIDS. Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. AP. Administration Police. CIPEV. Commission. Report of the Commission of Inquiry into Post Election Violence (CIPEV). Imprint: Nairobi: Govt. Printer, ; Physical description: xv, p.: ill. ; 25 cm. This resource pack is a simplified version of the report of the Commission of Inquiry into Post Election Violence (CIPEV), , popularly known as the Waki.
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RSS – Subscribe to information finely tuned to your needs. Location Maps – Country maps for your reports and presentations. Kibaki was declared the winner and sworn in on 30 December, despite opposition leader Raila Odinga’s claims of victory.
Retrieved from ” https: Some areas witnessed a combination of the two forms of violence, where what started as a spontaneous violent reaction to the perceived rigging of elections later evolved into well reporh and coordinated attacks on members of ethnic groups associated with the incumbent president or the PNU party.
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Odinga and many international observers claimed the elections were at least partially manipulated. Part IV deals with acts and omissions of state security agencies and impunity; and Part V contains recommendations made with a cpev to the prevention of future reoccurrence of large scale violence; the investigation of alleged perpetrators; and how to tackle the culture of impunity that has become the hallmark of violence and other crimes in the country.
The effectiveness of the Kenya Police Service and the Administration Police was also negatively affected by the lack of clear policing operational procedures and by political expediency’s adverse impact on their policing priorities.
This happened rfport there was an expectation that violence was inevitable whatever the results of the elections. Waki Commission Kriegler Commission.
Assessment Evaluation and Lessons Learned Language: ReliefWeb Informing humanitarians worldwide. The report concludes that the post-election violence was more than a mere juxtaposition of citizens-to-citizens opportunistic assaults.
It was by far the most deadly and deport most destructive violence ever experienced in Kenya.
Guilty by association was the guiding force behind deadly “revenge” geport, with victims being identified not for what they did but for their ethnic association to other perpetrators. To break the cycle of impunity which is at the heart of the post-election violence, the report recommends the creation of a special tribunal with the mandate to prosecute crimes committed as a result of post-election violence.
Kenya: Commission of Inquiry into the Post Election Violence (CIPEV) final report
In response to a query by Joseph Lekutonon 16 DecemberOrwa Ojode the Assistant Minister for Provincial Administration and Internal Security confirmed to parliament that the commission had cost Kshs 7, with the Kenya Government contributing Kshs 5, and donors contributing Kshs 1, The tribunal will have an international component in the form of the presence of non-Kenyans on the senior investigations and prosecution staff.
In general, the police were overwhelmed by the massive numbers of the attackers and the relatively effective coordination of the attacks. Humanitarian Icons – Ready-to-use symbols and icons. Published on 16 Oct — View Original. Views Read Edit View history.
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This page was last edited on 1 Novemberat The report recommends concrete measures to improve rrport and accountability of state security agencies and coordination within the state security mechanism, including strengthening joint operational preparedness arrangements; developing comprehensive operational repor processes; merging the two police agencies; and establishing an Independent Cipevv Complaints Authority.
Connect With ReliefWeb Receive news about us. The widespread belief that the presidency brings advantages for the President’s ethnic group makes communities willing to exert violence to attain and keep power. While the National Security Intelligence Service seemed to possess actionable intelligence on the likelihood of violence in many parts of the country, it was not clear whether and through which channel such intelligence was shared with operational security agencies.
How to submit content. The fact that armed militias, most of whom developed as a result of the s ethnic clashes, were never de-mobilized led to clpev ease with which political and business leaders reactivated them for the post-election violence.
The post-election violence report by Waki Commission, commonly known as the “Waki report”, was handed over to president Mwai Kibaki and prime minister Raila Odinga repodt 15 October Contact Us – Ask questions and suggest improvements. Inequalities and economic marginalization, often viewed in ethnogeographic terms, were also very much at play in the post-election violence in places like the slum areas of Nairobi.
A service provided by. Luos and Kalenjin were also targeted in the areas surrounding Nakuru and Naivasha. The post-election violence is also the story of lack of preparedness of, and poor coordination among, different state security agencies. Reprot of Kenya Government agencies of Kenya in Kenya.
Secondly, the increasing personalization of power replrt the presidency continues to be a factor in facilitating election related violence. The Kenyan Government was then given 1-year, beginning Julyto set up a Tribunal to deal with issue.
Part III deals with four cross cutting issues: Submit Content Share information through Repoort to better inform humanitarians worldwide.
This free-for-all was made possible by the lawlessness stemming from an apparent collapse of state institutions and security forces. Often individual members of the state security agencies were also guilty of acts of violence and gross violations of the human rights of the citizens.
Part I of the Report cipsv an Introduction which discusses the historical context of the violence; Part II is a narration of the violence province by province. Kenya Government and Parliamentary Inquiries.
A service provided by ReliefWeb has been the leading online source for reliable and timely humanitarian information on global crises and disasters since Ongoing Primary country Kenya Teport format: Also, unlike previous cycles of election related violence, much of it followed, rather than preceded elections.