One person killed, 200 injured in Kenya anti-tax demos

Updated June 22 2024 - 4:15am, first published 4:09am
Protesters have squared off with police over plans for levies on cooking oil, bread and other goods. (EPA PHOTO)
Protesters have squared off with police over plans for levies on cooking oil, bread and other goods. (EPA PHOTO)

One person has been killed and at least 200 people injured across Kenya in protests against government plans to raise taxes, an alliance of rights groups and the police watchdog say.

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