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Kenyan Election in Focus

Reuters | In Kenya, polarizing election re-run rekindles ethnic tensions

MUHORONI, Kenya (Reuters) – Kenya’s repeat presidential election, boycotted this week by millions, has reignited long-running tensions between ethnic communities in some areas, leading inhabitants of one small village i...


Al Jazeera | Kenya Supreme Court Overturns Uhuru election

Kenya’s Supreme Court has nullified the result of the August 8 presidential election won by President Uhuru Kenyatta. In a ruling issued on Friday, the court said the electoral board committed “irregularities and il...



Al Jazeera | Kenya’s Odinga calms supporters over ‘stolen’ votes

 Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga has called on his supporters not to go to work until he announces his next course of action after losing an election to President Uhuru Kenyatta. Odinga’s move came on Su...



The New York Times | Obama Weighs In on Kenyan Election, Urging Calm

By Peter Baker — Former President Barack Obama, emerging from partial seclusion more than six months after leaving office, weighed in on Monday about the tense political situation — not in the United States, but in his ...


Reuters | Kenya election official tortured, murdered before vote says officials

NAIROBI (Reuters) – A senior Kenyan election official was found murdered on Monday three days after going missing, poll officials said, stirring fears of turmoil before next week’s national vote. Chris Msando, the e...





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