Spreading hate speech online in Kenya could get you 20-year jail term

Artist's impression of the many faces of online hate speech in Kenya

Spreading hate speech online could soon land you in jail – for up to 20 years.

That is part of a new law the Kenyan government’s proposing. Political tensions have been rising ahead of elections in August 2017. And there’s concern that hate speech will provoke violence.

CCTV’s Robert Nagila has more.

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