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Kenya spent $536m for two presidential elections in 2017

Kenya spent $536 million on the two elections conducted in 2017, with the money going directly to elections and supportive activities that include provision...
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Kenya’s Attorney-General resigns

Kenya’s Attorney-General, Githu Muigai, has resigned, President Uhuru Kenyatta said without explanation on Tuesday, adding he had nominated a replacement. In a post on his...
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Uhuru Kenyatta sworn-in as Kenyan president, Odinga promises own inauguration

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya was sworn in for a second term on Tuesday, shortly before riot police teargassed the convoy of opposition leader...

Kenyatta: Supreme Court election ruling ‘coup against Kenyans’

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Thursday that the country’s Supreme Court staged a “coup” against the will of the people when it annulled...

Kenya: Kenyatta, Odinga return to trenches as Supreme Court annuls vote result, orders rerun...

Kenya’s Supreme Court on Friday declared President Uhuru Kenyatta’s election win invalid due to irregularities committed by the election board and ordered a new...

11 killed in Kenya post-election riots

Kenyan police killed 11 people in a crackdown on protests as anger at the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta erupted in the western city...
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Uhuru Kenyatta wins presidential poll with 54.27 %

Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta was, on Friday, declared the winner of Kenya’s hotly contested presidential poll. The 55-year-old incumbent, who has been in office...

10 days to election, gunmen attack Kenyan Deputy President’s residence

Ten days to presidential and legislative elections, gunmen, on Saturday, attacked the residence of Kenyan Deputy President, William Ruto. Gunshots were heard by neighbours and...

Buhari arrives Nairobi for International Conference on African Development

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, Kenya, to attend the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI), slated...

Rio: Kenyan coach sent home after posing as athlete to give urine sample

  Kenyan athletics coach, John Anzrah, has been sent home from the Rio Olympics after he posed as an athlete and gave a urine sample...