Bloggers accuse bank of arrest, threats and intimidation

Post Views: 13 By Nigel mario In the lead up to the launch of Kingdom Bank, police detectives rounded up several bloggers and blog administrators and those who had published stories bordering on the country’s third largest bank – Cooperative Bank of Kenya. Several were picked from their residences and held incommunicado for five-six days before they were released without any charges. The idea behind the clandestine arrests was to silence the alternative voice in the country’s media in a characteristic way that the bank has applied in its modus…