Kenya minister blocks actions against NGOs after election

2017-08-16 14:32

Kenya's interior minister has blocked an attempt to de-register two civil society groups that pointed out anomalies in last week's presidential election.

Trump congratulates Kenyan president on election

2017-08-15 14:49

US President Donald Trump has congratulated Kenya's president on his re-election and the country for conducting "a peaceful, fair, and transparent contest".

WATCH: Kenya's post-election death toll

The presidential elections in Kenya sparked great tensions among its people, resulting in gross human violations by the police, according to the Kenyan Human Rights Commission. Watch for more.

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Kenya's Odinga mulls next move on disputed election

2017-08-14 12:27

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga is weighing his next move to contest an election he claims was rigged after defying pressure at home and from abroad to take his complaints to the courts.

Kenya's Odinga to announce strategy on 'stolen' poll Tuesday

2017-08-14 06:23

Kenya's defeated opposition leader Raila Odinga says he would announce his strategy on Tuesday after an election he claims was stolen from him, and told his supporters to stay away from work.

Witnesses say Kenya police assault journalists

2017-08-13 12:00

Witnesses say Kenyan police officers harassed and physically assaulted at least four journalists covering protests over President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.

Kenyatta declared winner of disputed Kenya presidential vote

2017-08-12 07:36

President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner of Kenya's hard-fought presidential election, but opposition candidate Raila Odinga alleged the voting was rigged.

Five things to know about the Kenyan election

2017-08-11 11:30

Though it is seen as the most democratic country in east Africa, Kenya is on a knife-edge because its opposition coalition is claiming election results are being rigged.

LATEST: US urges Kenya's candidates not to use violence

2017-08-11 08:30

The United States is urging Kenyan candidates not to use violence if they dispute any results of this week's election.

Kenya in political limbo, as election dispute intensifies with conflicting claims

2017-08-11 06:09

A dispute over Kenya's presidential election has intensifies, with supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga saying an unofficial tally shows that he won - a claim that conflicts with a provisional official result putting incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta ahead.


Kenya election official stopped from flying to US

2017-08-16 10:31

Kenyan officials say a top electoral official, among those who oversaw Kenya's disputed presidential election, has been stopped from travelling to the US.

Kenya's Odinga to unveil next move over vote dispute

2017-08-15 13:46

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga is to announce his strategy for contesting his election loss, a decision with the potential to ease or exacerbate tensions in the country.

Many Kenyans go to work in capital despite call for stayaway

2017-08-14 14:58

Many residents of the Kenyan capital have returned to work despite a call by opposition leader Raila Odinga to stay at home to protest last week's disputed election in which President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the winner

Kenya's election standoff: five key questions

2017-08-14 09:56

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner of the country's election, but his rival Raila Odinga insists he is the true winner. Read more about the situation in the east African country.

Kenyan opposition leader urges followers to skip work Monday

2017-08-13 20:15

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has urged supporters to skip work on Monday in a protest against the disputed election and police killings of rioters.

Four things to know about the Kenyan vote dispute

2017-08-12 18:01

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner of the country's election, but not everybody is happy.

LATEST: Heavy police presence in Kenya's capital

2017-08-11 12:00

Kenya's capital has a heavy police presence as residents await an announcement of the results of this week's already disputed presidential election.

'Uhuru Kenyatta must go,' Kenya opposition demands

2017-08-11 10:06

Kenya's opposition has demanded that its candidate Raila Odinga be declared president, rejecting results that showed him trailing incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta in a fraught election that has sent jitters through the east African nation.

Top Africa stories: Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe

2017-08-11 06:09

Ex-president Thabo Mbeki has commended Kenyans for the peaceful and orderly way the country conducted their elections, and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ally says a coup is likely in Zim if Mugabe fails to carefully choose his successor.

LATEST: Kerry urges Kenya to resolve any vote disputes

2017-08-10 13:43

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry says Kenyan political candidates and parties should work within the law to resolve any disputes over national elections.

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