Urgent Action update: Over two thousand people risk forced eviction
The Deep Sea Community in Nairobi, Kenya is once again at imminent risk of forced evictions. On 1 February, the Deputy County Commissioner (DCC) of Westlands Subcounty informed residents of the informal settlement that they had four days to vacate their homes to pave way for an EU funded road construction project. Failure to which he threatened that the government would forcibly take over the land.
PLEASE SEND APPEALS BEFORE 20 MARCH 2019
Please write urgently in your own words or using the template letter included in English to:
Hon Fred Matiangi
Ministry of interior & coordination of national security
P.O Box 30510- 00100
Twitter: @CSMatiangi and @FredMatiangi
Salutation: Honourable, Minister
And copies to:
Eng. Silas Kinoti
Kenya Urban Roads Authority
P.O Box 41727 – 00100
Salutation: Dear Sir
Also send copies to diplomatic representatives accredited to your country.
Please check with your section before sending appeals after the above date.