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A protester returns back a teargas canister to Kenya police in Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, June 27, 2024.
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Video. Protests persist in Nairobi despite president's concessions

Despite the president's decision not to sign the bill, protests are planned due to mistrust in President William Ruto's promises to withdraw tax hikes and make budget cuts. Last week's violent protests, which included storming and burning part of the parliament building, have heightened tensions. Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua urged protesters to call off the demonstrations and pursue dialogue.

Despite the president's decision not to sign the bill, protests are planned due to mistrust in President William Ruto's promises to withdraw tax hikes and make budget cuts. Last week's violent protests, which included storming and burning part of the parliament building, have heightened tensions. Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua urged protesters to call off the demonstrations and pursue dialogue.

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