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Kenya police tear gas protests over electoral commission

2017-09-26 19:13

Kenya police have dispersed protesters in front of the electoral commission offices as controversy erupted over who should conduct the new presidential elections

Kenya police ordered to investigate election officials

2017-09-24 17:02

Kenya's chief prosecutor has ordered the police and anti-corruption agency to investigate the country's election commission for alleged "irregularities and illegalities" in the conduct of August's annulled presidential poll.

Top Africa stories: Trump, Grace Mugabe, Kenya

2017-09-22 08:33

First Lady Grace Mugabe is reportedly plotting a "final push" to oust Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the forthcoming Zanu-PF youth interface rally in Harare, and the Kenya electoral body has delayed election rerun.

BREAKING: Kenyan election delayed - polls commission

2017-09-21 16:26

Kenya's new election has been delayed to October 26, says the polls commission, as it seeks more time to fix issues that led to the initial vote being annulled.

Kenya's police teargas opposition, ruling party supporters

2017-09-20 18:33

Kenya's police have tear gassed opposition and ruling party supporters outside the Supreme Court as it delivered its full judgment on why it annulled President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in August.

Kenya court blames election commission for botched vote

2017-09-20 13:47

Kenya's Supreme Court has placed the blame for last month's annulled presidential vote firmly on the country's election committee, in its full ruling detailing the judges' decision.

Kenya's judges who nullified election face 'savage' threats

2017-09-20 08:27

Attempts to intimidate Kenya's Supreme Court judges after they nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election have been "unlawful and savage in nature," the nation's judiciary has said, as police used tear gas on ruling party supporters who protested outside the court demanding the judges' removal.

Kenya dump dwellers make a living recycling hair extensions

2017-09-18 17:05

In one of Africa's largest dumps, some residents are making a living by collecting and recycling hair from mountains of rubbish.

Kenya election rerun in doubt as acrimony deepens

2017-09-17 07:00

Doubts are growing over Kenya's ability to hold a rerun of its presidential election in just one month as key players remain unable to agree on how to conduct a credible vote, analysts say.

Audit shows no hacking of Kenya vote system: French firm

2017-09-15 20:03

An audit of the electronic system used to tally votes in Kenya's cancelled presidential poll showed no manipulation of data, the French biometrics firm that supplied the system has said.

 

The thin line between electoral credibility and political stability in Kenya

2017-09-25 14:36

Democracy doesn't seem to work within societies governed by politics of ethnicity. Instead, elections continue to offer up the hard choice between electoral credibility and political stability, writes The Conversation.

No constitutional crisis if Kenya polls delayed: attorney general

2017-09-22 19:30

Uhuru Kenyatta will remain Kenyan president until a new leader is sworn in, the country's attorney general has said, seeking to ease fears of a constitutional crisis if elections are delayed further.

Kenya president slams annulled poll as judicial 'coup'

2017-09-21 17:26

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has said that a Supreme Court ruling annulling his recent election victory was a "coup" that stole democracy from the people.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Kenya, Mawarire

2017-09-21 08:30

Picture of President Robert Mugabe 'sleeping' as President Donald Trump addresses UN General Assembly has gone viral, and Kenya's Supreme Court has placed the blame for last month's annulled presidential vote firmly on the country's election committee.

WATCH: 'Angry' bees attack protesters, police outside Kenya's Supreme Court

2017-09-20 17:00

"Angry" bees have caused havoc outside the Kenyan Supreme Court where the full judgment of last month's annulled polls was being delivered, leaving a disabled man badly bitten.

Top Africa stories: Grace Mugabe son, Kenya, Nigeria

2017-09-20 08:27

Grace Mugabe's son, Russel Goreraza, has reportedly imported two Rolls Royce limousines worth more than R70m, and a French firm says Kenya's electronic voting system won't be ready for October 17 polls.

Kenya's electronic voting system won't be ready, says French firm

2017-09-19 12:47

The electronic voting system due to be used in a re-run of Kenya's presidential poll will not be ready in time, the French biometrics firm behind it says.

Kenya's opposition urges reform of electoral commission

2017-09-17 16:00

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga says the coalition he leads will hold nationwide campaigns to push for reforms of the electoral commission before the fresh presidential elections next month.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Kenya, Madagascar

2017-09-16 11:30

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has hit back at Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, and an analyst says Kenya's electoral body must be "sincerely reformed" before the presidential election re-run next month.

Credibility of Kenya's electoral body 'is seriously questionable'

2017-09-15 15:02

Kenya's electoral body must to be "sincerely reformed" before the presidential election re-run next month as its credibility to hold a free and fair vote "is seriously questionable", political analyst Benji Ndolo has said.

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