Kenya’s government seeks to shut down election court cases

November 6, 2017 12:19 am
Kenya’s government seeks to shut down election court cases

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta casts his vote during a presidential election re-run in Gatundu, Kenya October 26, 2017. (Photo by Reuters) Kenya’s government is trying to intimidate democracy and human rights groups that could file a legal challenge against an Oct. 26 election won by President Uhuru Kenyatta, the groups […]

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Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga vows to continue disobedience after sham votes

October 31, 2017 11:05 pm
Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga vows to continue disobedience after sham votes

Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga has censured a rerun of presidential election in the country as coronation rituals for the ruling government, saying he would fight on and maintain a momentum of civil disobedience in the country. Addressing his supporters in his western stronghold of […]

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta wins 98 percent of vote in repeat election

October 30, 2017 11:11 pm
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta wins 98 percent of vote in repeat election

Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta holds the certificate of President-Elect of the Republic of Kenya after he was announced winner of the repeat presidential election at the IEBC National Tallying center at the Bomas of Kenya, in Nairobi. (Photo by Reuters) Incumbent Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner […]

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Danger and uncertainty in Kenya after Supreme Court overturned election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta

October 19, 2017 3:12 pm
Danger and uncertainty in Kenya after Supreme Court overturned election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta

An anti-riot policeman (L) aims at Kenyan rights activist, Boniface Mwangi (R) with a tear gas launcher before firing on him at close range, during a peacefull demonstration against police killings within recent demonstrations, on October 19, 2017 in Nairobi. Kenyans head to the polls on October 26 for a […]

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Kenya opposition Raila Odinga calls for mass protests

October 18, 2017 7:30 pm
Kenya opposition Raila Odinga calls for mass protests

Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga of the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition addresses media representatives in Nairobi on October 18, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga called Wednesday for mass protests on the day of the October 26 presidential election, in which he has refused to […]

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Kenya police killed 67 in violence after vote annulment: Human Rights Groups

October 16, 2017 6:32 pm
Kenya police killed 67 in violence after vote annulment: Human Rights Groups

Riot police are stationed at a roundabout in Nairobi on October 16, 2017 as police ban demonstrations following days of protests. (Photo by AFP) Human rights groups say as many as 67 people died during a police crackdown on protesters following the annulment of the August presidential election in the […]

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