Kenya: Further information on torture / legal concern / fear of ill-treatment/ death penalty / health concern / corporal punishment: Koigi wa Wamwere, Charles Kuria Wamwere, James Maigwa, G G Njuguna Ngengi
The judgement in the trial of the above was handed down on 2 October 1995. Koigi was Wamwere, Charles Kuria Wamwere and G.G. Njuguna Ngengi were all sentenced to four years in jail and six strokes of the cane after an unfair trial which lasted more than 16 months. James Maigwa was acquitted.