The Kenyan police have killed 12 people in an attempt to enforce a dawn to dusk curfew in the wake of coronavirus.

This figure is greater than the death toll from the pandemic in the country which stands at 11.

Wilfred Olal, a rights activist, confirmed the deaths to Anadolu Agency.

“The deaths have been there, it is around 15 but we are still verifying that is why we are going with 12 confirmed cases, the aspects of police brutality and beatings… it is in huge numbers that we cannot document.

“The people fear the police more than

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