BBC News A prominent human rights activist has been shot dead as he drove his car in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.
Oscar Kamau Kingara - an outspoken critic of the government's alleged practice of extra-judicial killings - was murdered along with a colleague.
There are reports of student clashes with police near where he was killed.
A UN report last week called for Kenya's top policeman and the attorney general to resign for failing to address police impunity.
Mr Kingara was shot dead near State House, the official residence of the Kenyan president.Read more of the news story here: BBC NEWS.
Oscar Kamau Kingara was a lawyer who started a non-profit organization called the Oscar Foundation:
The youths are educated to respect the rule of law, more so the foundation encourages the poor and the youth to seek justice through the law and due process and not through violence or any other unlawful means.
his work and his dedication are an inspiration to us all. may his soul rest in peace.