Kenya celebrates Heroes Day amid political crisis

Kenya is celebrating Heroes Day, a public holiday that honours the country’s freedom fighters.

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    Kenya is celebrating Heroes Day, a public holiday that honours the country's freedom fighters.

    But the occasion is being overshadowed by the political crisis currently gripping the country.

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Kisumu, Western Kenya.


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