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Elections are only part of the story in Kenya’s history of post-poll violence

2017-08-22 13:38

Much international media focus has been on Kenya's election being a trigger for violence, but that's only part of the story. The ongoing grievances of Kenyans must be addressed, writes The Conversation.

Four 'hacked to death' in Kenya attack claimed by Shabaab

2017-08-18 20:33

Four people were hacked to death and their houses torched in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants in Kenya's coastal Lamu county, says police.

Kenya’s post-election violence: the harm that’s been done to children

2017-08-18 12:30

It's important to understand the nature and extent of children's exposure to violence during general elections so they can be protected, writes Winnie Waiyaki.

Kenya holds memorial service for murdered election official

2017-08-17 21:01

Kenyans have held a memorial service for the election official who was found tortured and killed shortly before this month's presidential vote.

Top Africa Stories: Grace Mugabe, Zambia, Nigeria

2017-08-17 09:04

The MDC says Zimbabwe's international image has been tarnished by Grace Mugabe's alleged assault, and Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been released from prison and treason charges against him have been dropped.

The Latest: EU urges Kenya to publish all election results

2017-08-16 18:41

The European Union's election observer mission in Kenya is calling on the government to promptly publish all results forms of the disputed August 8 vote.

Suspense as Kenya awaits next move on poll dispute

2017-08-16 16:33

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga is expected to unveil his next move to contest a presidential poll he claims was rigged in favour of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Fear stalks Nairobi slum in ugly twist to Kenya vote impasse

2017-08-16 13:25

In a Nairobi slum named Lucky Summer, residents tell of being terrorised by men with dreadlocks wearing official Kenyan paramilitary uniforms who stalk the streets at night.

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Five Kenyan police killed in suspected Islamist ambush

2017-08-16 08:42

Five police officers were killed when their patrol was ambushed by suspected Shabaab Islamists in eastern Kenya, police have said, the latest in a string of similar attacks in the area.

 

Kenya opposition to file petition against presidential vote

2017-08-18 20:33

Dozens of supporters of Kenya's opposition coalition have gathered around the Supreme Court building where lawyers are expected to file a petition contesting President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.

Top Africa stories: Grace Mugabe, S Leone, Kenya

2017-08-18 19:28

Ex-AU commission's chairperson, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has hinted that Grace Mugabe must face the law over assault charges, and UN says more than 400 bodies have been pulled from the debris of Sierra Leone's mudslides.

Officials say extremist group beheads 3 people in Kenya

2017-08-18 11:06

Kenyan officials say suspected Islamic militants have beheaded three people and burnt houses in an attack along the Indian coast.

Kenya’s election: the good, the bad and the memorable moments

2017-08-17 13:17

Kenya's recently concluded general election has been described as a mixed bag of highs and the lows being the deadly clashes, writes Faith Kiboro.

Kenyan opposition to launch 'civil disobedience' campaign

2017-08-16 21:00

Kenya's opposition has announced it will challenge the results of last week's presidential election in Supreme Court and wage a campaign of "civil disobedience."

Kenya's defeated Odinga to take poll dispute to top court

2017-08-16 17:35

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has said he would take his claims that Kenya's presidential election was rigged to the Supreme Court, after previously refusing to do so, and vowed to protest peacefully.

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.

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.

Top Africa Stories: Mugabe, S Leone, Senegal

2017-08-16 08:42

President Robert Mugabe says all locals accused of killing white former commercial farmers during Zimbabwe's controversial reform programme are immune to prosecution, and at least 600 are reported missing in the deadly Sierra Leone mudslides.

Kenya moves against NGOs mulling legal action over election

2017-08-16 06:12

Kenya's government moved to shut down two rights organisations who said they have been contemplating court action over last week's disputed presidential election.

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