Kenya court upholds Uhuru Kenyatta’s presidential election win, triggers counter rallies

Kenya’s Supreme Court on November 20, 2017 ruled out irregularities in the country’s October 26 presidential election re-run, validating the poll victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, Kenya. (Photo by AFP) Kenya’s top court has upheld the validity of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s reelection in a repeat vote last month, triggering a new wave of […]

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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 of the east African country’s […]

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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 second time this year after […]

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Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta calls for ‘fixing’ judiciary after Supreme Court orders fresh vote

Kenya’s incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses a crowd in a Nairobi suburb on September 1, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Kenya’s incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for judicial reforms in the country after the Supreme Court annulled his victory in the August election. Speaking during a live televised speech at a meeting of his Jubilee […]

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Kenya’s Uhuru Kenyatta declared winner of disputed presidential election

Kenya’s election commission has declared incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the country’s disputed presidential election. “Having fulfilled the requirement by law… I therefore wish to declare Uhuru Kenyatta… as president-elect,” said polls commission chairman Wafula Chebukati on Friday. Kenyatta won the Tuesday polls with 54.27 percent of votes, beating his rival Raila […]

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