Maina Kiai, Gladwell Otieno, Mugambi Kiai, Betty Kaari Murungi, Njeri Kababeri, David Ndii, Haruon Ndubi, Zahid Rajan, Shailja Patel

It is now widely acknowledged that the electoral process that led to the swearing-in of Hon. Mwai Kibaki was heavily flawed and devoid of credibility.

We, the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNHCR), artists, and civil society groups in Kenya, believe that this flawed process precipitated the wave of brutal violence and senseless destruction of property sweeping parts of the country.

We are concerned that the violence seems targetted at innocent Kenyans from more