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Week of 11 Mar 23

Data cover the period of 11 Mar 23 - 17 Mar 23. For more information about how ACLED collects data and categorizes events, see the ACLED Codebook.

Political Violence Events: 21

+14% from previous week

Demonstration Events: 22

+5% from previous week

Event Types:

Battles: 2 Events

Explosions/Remote Violence: 2 Events

Violence Against Civilians: 9 Events

Mob Violence: 8 Events

Protests: 19 Events

Violent Demonstrations: 3 Events

In the wake of a highly competitive general election, Kenya is experiencing increasing levels of low-intensity violence around the country. Find all Kenya data and resources below, including regular monthly updates as part of ACLED’s special Horn of Africa analysis series.

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Our weekly analysis briefs break down the latest data on political violence and protest trends, highlighting potential early warning signs for closer monitoring.