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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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Odinga and many international observers claimed the elections were at least partially manipulated. The post-election violence report by Waki Commission, commonly known as the “Waki report”, was handed over to president Mwai Kibaki and prime repport Raila Odinga on 15 October The report concludes that the post-election violence was more than a mere juxtaposition of citizens-to-citizens opportunistic assaults.

Retrieved from ” https: This happened where there was an expectation that violence was inevitable whatever the results of the elections.

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Attackers organized along ethnic lines, assembled considerable logistical means and traveled long distances to burn houses, maim, kill and sexually assault their occupants because these were of particular ethnic groups and political persuasion. The Waki Commission instead handed the list of alleged perpetrators to Kofi Annan. It affected all but 2 provinces and was felt in both urban and rural parts of the country. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A service provided by.


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However, the violence that shook Kenya after the general elections was unprecedented. Executive Summary The mandate of the Commission of Inquiry into Post-Election Violence CIPEV was to investigate the facts and circumstances surrounding the violence, the conduct of relort security agencies in their handling of it, and to make recommendations concerning these and other matters.

The election was strongly marked by tribalism[1] with Kibaki coming from the most numerous Kikuyu ethnic group which has dominated Kenyan politics since independence and Odinga an ethnic Luo allied with other smaller ethnic groups.

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan brokered a power-sharing agreement which included the appointment of the Waki Commission to investigate the violence. cipeb

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Part III deals with four cross cutting issues: It was by far the most deadly and the most destructive violence ever experienced in Kenya. The Kenyan presidential election of was held in December Waki Commission Kriegler Commission.

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. ReliefWeb Informing humanitarians worldwide. Luos and Kalenjin were also targeted in the areas surrounding Nakuru and Naivasha. 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.

The Kenyan Government was then given 1-year, beginning Julyto set up a Tribunal to deal with issue. 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. The report recommends concrete measures to improve performance and accountability of state security agencies and coordination within the state ciev mechanism, including strengthening joint operational preparedness arrangements; developing comprehensive operational review processes; merging the two police agencies; and establishing an Independent Police Complaints Authority.


Ongoing Primary country Kenya Content format: Some areas witnessed a combination ciepv the two forms of violence, where what started as a spontaneous violent reaction rdport the perceived rigging of elections later evolved into well organized and coordinated attacks on members of ethnic groups associated with the incumbent president or the PNU party.

This free-for-all was made possible by the lawlessness stemming from an apparent collapse of state institutions and security forces.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In general, the police were overwhelmed by the massive numbers of the attackers and the relatively effective coordination of the attacks. ReliefWeb has been the leading online source for reliable and timely humanitarian information on global crises and disasters since Kibaki was declared the winner and sworn in on 30 December, despite opposition leader Raila Odinga’s claims of victory.

The Report comprises 5 Parts. Humanitarian Icons – Ready-to-use symbols and icons.