NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 27 – One person has been killed in Bungoma County after a group of youths cornered a police officer and attempted to grab his firearm.

According to area police, the youth was shot dead after other officers retreated to defend their colleague.

The afternoon incident has happened after hours of running battles between police and protestors, following Thursday’s presidential election, which was boycotted by opposition leader Raila Odinga and his supporters.

Youths in Migori have also poured to the streets, to protest election, whose tallying is underway, with President Uhuru Kenyatta taking an early lead

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