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Kikuyu MP censured for viral Tweet supporting police execution of Luo protesters

"This is a Luo mass action, not Kenyan. Luos dying and getting injured in the streets. It's okay," Mr Ichungwa wrote. The Tweet was retweeted more than a hundred times and copied into Facebook where Kenyans have been commenting on it.

By Free Press Reporternewsdesk@kenyafreepress.comTuesday, 17 Oct 2017 16:40 EAT

The MP's Tweet that has been shared on social media platforms thousands of times.

Kikuyu MP Kimani Ichungwa has no time no niceties. At a time when many Jubilee leaders are hedging their opinions on the rampant killing of opposition protesters, and one even coming out to condemn the killings, the MP has come out forcefully on the side of the police.

"This is a Luo mass action, not Kenyan. Luos dying and getting injured in the streets. It's okay," Mr Ichungwa wrote. The Tweet was retweeted more than a hundred times and copied into Facebook where Kenyans have been commenting on it.

Below are some of the comments from the Facebook page of ODM youth leader Benson Musungu.

 

McOdede Kelvin Ndong'a We shall revisit it one day, this is how it started in Rwanda by one group referring to another community as cockroaches...

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Mark Khayumbi Ichungwa u are talking rubish everybody is affected shame on u

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Larry Ombima Are Luos not Kenyans in this good country?

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Francis Sakwa we will revist

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Oush Gava A sick man in Kenya

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Oush Gava This why the split is healthy

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Rinta Achieng Sad

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Simo Mutua This is reckless. He should withdraw & apologize, its about Kenyans. After all are Luos not Kenyans?

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Maria Apondi Okong'o So according to Kimani Ichungwa Luos are not Kenyans? What we are seeing here is a developing scenario for genocide...

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Julie Njoki Ndito Maria Apondi Okong'o what is worrying is that Central Province is already overflown..no land.Our people are scattered all over the country.What these Mt.Kenya leaders are brewing is not pleasant...It is not..it is choking and about to explode!

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Maria Apondi Okong'o Julie Njoki Ndito you are so right! The people doing the government strategy have escape alternatives

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Benson Musungu This is bullshit crap

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Adrian Paul Washika So Luo's don't have the right to demonstrate...??? Don't think we ain't seeing this...A time will come..

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Violet Kefa Honestly! Life is precious

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Purity Mwikya Never wish death to anyone no matter the degree of enemity!

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