Recent News Headlines : President Uhuru Kenyatta

KENYA OPPOSITION FILES CHALLENGE OVER ELECTION RESULTS


Lawyers for the Kenyan opposition filed a petition with the Supreme Court challenging President Kenyatta's re-election... READ MORE

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KENYAN OPPOSITION TO FILE PETITION AGAINST PRESIDENTIAL VOTE


Opposition leader Raila Odinga has rejected official results from Kenya's electoral commission, which said Mr Kenyatta won by a margin of roughly 1.4 million votes... READ MORE

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KENYA'S ODINGA TO CHALLENGE KENYATTA'S VICTORY IN COURT


Kenya's opposition will challenge President Uhuru Kenyatta's election victory at the Supreme Court, opposition leader Raila Odinga has announced... READ MORE

16th August, 2017 2392

FEAR STALKS NAIROBI SLUM IN UGLY TWIST TO KENYA VOTE IMPASSE


The Mungiki styled their dreadlocks on the Mau Mau, a Kikuyu nationalist movement that fought against British colonial rule in the 1950s... READ MORE

16th August, 2017 114

KENYANS LARGELY DISMISS ODINGA'S WORK BOYCOTT


But protests have erupted in opposition-supporting areas of Nairobi and Kisumu, where Odinga has strong support... READ MORE

14th August, 2017 5

NO PROTESTER WAS KILLED BY LIVE BULLET, THE COUNTRY IS SAFE


Kenyans should revert to their normal lives security agencies are in place to offer security, he advised... READ MORE

14th August, 2017 40

KENYAN GOVERNMENT SAYS COUNTRY IS SAFE DESPITE PROTESTS


Reports indicate that following the announcement of the reelection of President Uhuru Kenyatta, spontaneous demonstrations broke out in major opposition strongholds of the country... READ MORE

14th August, 2017 16

KENYA'S ODINGA CALMS SUPPORTERS OVER 'STOLEN' VOTES


The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights said on Sunday it had counted 24 deaths and accused police of using excessive force ... READ MORE

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DEFIANT ODINGA VOWS NOT TO BACK DOWN OVER 'STOLEN' KENYA VOTE


Politics in Kenya is largely divided along tribal lines, and the winner-takes-all nature of elections has long stoked communal divisions... READ MORE

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DEFIANT ODINGA VOWS NOT TO BACK DOWN OVER 'STOLEN' KENYA VOTE


Politics in Kenya is largely divided along tribal lines, and the winner-takes-all nature of elections has long stoked communal divisions... READ MORE

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KENYA ON EDGE AFTER VOTE FRAUD CLAIMS SPARK DEADLY PROTESTS


In his acceptance speech Kenyatta, 55, urged Odinga and his supporters to work together..... READ MORE

13th August, 2017 0

AT LEAST 24 REPORTEDLY KILLED IN KENYA POST-ELECTION VIOLENCE


But residents in Nairobi and parts of western Kenya raised allegations of police shooting wildly at protesters... READ MORE

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KENYA OPPOSITION VOWS 'WILL NOT RELENT' AS 11 DIE IN POLL PROTESTS


In his acceptance speech Kenyatta urged Odinga and his supporters, to work together..... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 0

AT LEAST 9 KILLED DURING RIOTS IN KENYA AFTER PRESIDENT UHURU KENYATTA WINS ELECTION


Protests in Nairobi, often violent, began soon after voting when Kenyatta's main challenger, Raila Odinga, alleged vote-rigging... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 28

DEATH TOLL RISES AMID KENYA'S RIOTING OVER DISPUTED VOTE


Police open fire to disperse opposition protesters in nairobi girl, 9, killed by stray bullet... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 445

KENYAN PROTESTS AGAINST KENYATTA ELECTION VICTORY TURN DEADLY


At least two people have been shot dead in Kenya during protests by opposition supporters against the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, officials said... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 1808

UHURU KENYATTA DECLARED WINNER OF DISPUTED KENYA PRESIDENTIAL VOTE


REUTERS Thomas Mukoya President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the winner Friday of Kenya's hard-fought presidential election, but opposition candidate Raila Odinga alleged the voting was rigged... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 53

IN POST-ELECTION VIOLENCE, GIRL SHOT DEAD AS KENYATTA DECLARED VICTOR


A government official told reporters another man was killed in Kisumu county, centre of serious post-election ethnic violence in 2007 in which 1,200 people were killed and 600,000 displaced... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 127

2 KILLED IN KENYA PROTESTS AFTER PRESIDENT WINS 2ND TERM


Also Saturday, Kenyan police opened fire to disperse opposition protesters who blocked roads and set up burning barricades in a slum in Nairobi, the capital... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 3

KENYA'S KENYATTA WINS RE-ELECTION, PLEDGES TO UNITE NATION[1]


We shall partner to develop this country, Kenyatta said... READ MORE

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KENYATTA DECLARED WINNER OF DISPUTED KENYAN PRESIDENTIAL VOTE


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

12th August, 2017 2

UHURU KENYATTA DECLARED PRESIDENT-ELECT OF KENYA WITH 54.27% OF VOTES


President Uhuru Kenyatta will be the 5th President of Kenya after he is sworn in... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 16

ODINGA BOYCOTT UNHEEDED, PEACE CALLS INTENSIFY


President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner with 8,203,290 votes 54.3 percent, beating main opposition leader Raila Odinga who garnered 6,762,224 votes 44.7 percent ... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 33

PRESIDENT UHURU KENYATTA IS DECLARED VICTOR OF KENYAN ELECTION


Since Tuesday's election, Mr. Odinga has claimed that election commission servers had been hacked to award Mr. Kenyatta a 10-point lead... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 805

VIOLENT PROTESTS BREAK OUT IN KENYA AFTER UHURU KENYATTA OFFICIALLY DECLARED WINNER OF PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION


Moments before the official announcement was made, the opposition rejected the result and walked out of the main election centre... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 575

KENYA'S KENYATTA WINS SECOND TERM AFTER CONTROVERSIAL PRESIDENTIAL VOTE


President Uhuru Kenyatta thanks voters 'for the confidence they have shown in me' after winning the country's election in a disputed poll... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 26

KENYA ELECTION: KENYATTA DECLARED WINNER OF DISPUTED PRESIDENTIAL VOTE


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

11th August, 2017 5

UHURU KENYATTA WINS KENYA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION


Kenya's incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared winner of the country's presidential election amid allegations of voting fraud by the opposition... READ MORE

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KENYA OPPOSITION DEMANDS ODINGA BE 'DECLARED PRESIDENT'


The IEBC public website, which is publishing results as they stream in electronically from polling stations, shows Kenyatta with 8.1 million votes, ahead of Odinga with 6.7 million... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 0

KENYA OPPOSITION DEMANDS ODINGA BE 'DECLARED PRESIDENT'


The IEBC public website, which is publishing results as they stream in electronically from polling stations, shows Kenyatta with 8.1 million votes, ahead of Odinga with 6.7 million... READ MORE

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Trending News Headlines : President Uhuru Kenyatta

KENYA OPENS NAIROBI-MOMBASA MADARAKA EXPRESS RAILWAY


Kenya has opened a major new railway between the port city of Mombasa and the capital, Nairobi, 18 months early... READ MORE

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KENYA ELECTION 2017: PRESIDENT KENYATTA URGES PEACEFUL VOTE


Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has appealed for calm in a televised speech on the eve of the country's general election... READ MORE

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KENYATTA APPEARS AT ICC IN HAGUE FOR LANDMARK HEARING


Related Stories Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has appeared before the International Criminal Court ICC, where he faces charges of crimes against humanity... READ MORE

8th October, 2014 1491

KENYAN WOMEN URGED TO WITHHOLD SEX IN VOTE DRIVE


Mishi Mboko, the women's representative for the coastal city of Mombasa, says it was the best strategy to shore up opposition votes... READ MORE

17th January, 2017 1447

KENYA LEADER SIGNS TOUGH SECURITY LAW


Kenya security law president uhuru kenyatta signs bill... READ MORE

19th December, 2014 1321

PRESIDENT KENYATTA TAKES EARLY LEAD AGAINST ODINGA


President Kenyatta leading Raila Odinga as almost two thirds of polling stations report results of hard-fought contest... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 1094

KENYA PRESIDENT UHURU KENYATTA CLASHES WITH PRESIDENT OBAMA ON LGBT EQUALITY


Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta clashes with President Obama on LGBT equality Gay rights is really a non-issue... READ MORE

27th July, 2015 969

KENYANS URGED TO END MEDICAL STRIKE AFTER PATIENTS DIE


President Uhuru Kenyatta urges medical workers to return to job, saying nearly 20 patients have died in three days... READ MORE

8th December, 2016 874

KENYA'S STRIKING DOCTORS DEFY ORDER TO RESUME WORK


A Kenyan court which declared the strike illegal appointed church leaders to mediate after several other mediators failed... READ MORE

8th March, 2017 530

KENYAN LEADER WARNS ROGUE IMAMS; MILITANTS VOW 'BLOODBATH'


Kenyan officials said Saturday that five terrorists were arrested in connection with a bloody assault on a Kenyan university that left 148 people dead... READ MORE

4th April, 2015 386

THE SUN HITS BACK AT HYPOCRITE RUSSELL BRAND BY SAYING HE S NOT FUNNY... AND NO-ONE LIKES HIM


The three international judges hearing the case ruled this week that the Nairobi government had acted "not in good faith" by withholding vital evidence... READ MORE

6th December, 2014 351

KENYA VOTES IN BITTER PRESIDENTIAL RACE WITH ECONOMY IN SPOTLIGHT BUT TRIBAL RIFTS IN THE WINGS


Her solution She would vote out Kenyatta, hoping that Odinga would bring change that would trickle down to Kibera... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 342

AFRICAN LEADERS MEET FOR GIANTS CLUB ELEPHANT SUMMIT


Among those expected to attend the summit are Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and President Ali Bongo from the west African nation of Gabon... READ MORE

29th April, 2016 335

KENYA ELECTION 2017: COMMISSION DENIES SYSTEM WAS HACKED


He spoke out after presidential candidate Raila Odinga rejected provisional results indicating a strong lead for President Uhuru Kenyatta... READ MORE

9th August, 2017 254

CNN AND BBC TARGETED BY KENYA FAKE NEWS


Both videos had bogus surveys showing President Uhuru Kenyatta well ahead in polls ahead of August's election... READ MORE

29th July, 2017 209

PROTESTS IN KENYA AS OPPOSITION MARKS 'DAY OF RAGE'


Its electronic vote results transmission system collapsed during the 2013 election that brought President Uhuru Kenyatta to power, beating Odinga, a result disputed by the opposition... READ MORE

6th June, 2016 165

MAIN CONTENDERS KENYATTA, ODINGA VOTE AMID HITCHES


Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta voted at the Mutomo Primary School in Gatundu while opposition leader Raila Odinga voted at the Kibera Primary School... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 52

KENYA'S UHURU KENYATTA PULLS OUT OF ELECTION DEBATES


Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main rival Raila Odinga have pulled out of two televised presidential debates ahead of the August 8 elections, their parties said... READ MORE

6th July, 2017 49

MEET THE EIGHT CANDIDATES FOR KENYA'S 2017 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS


The lucky eight include two heavyweights incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta and veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga, who have gone head-to-head in the heated elections campaign... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 42

KENYA LAW OKAYS LIVESTOCK, HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCES FOR BANK LOANS


President Uhuru Kenyatta signed into law the Moveable property Security Rights Bill 2017... READ MORE

12th May, 2017 35

KENYA'S PRESIDENT SIGNS 8 BILLS INTO LAW, 18 DAYS TO ELECTION


Kenya National Examinations Council Amendment Act 2016 also follows the government's announcement of a 100 per cent transition primary school students into secondary school... READ MORE

22nd July, 2017 17

KENYA'S OPPOSITION LEADER ALLEGES ELECTION HACKING, SPARKING DEADLY PROTESTS


Odinga, a former prime minister, blamed Kenyatta's Jubilee Party for the alleged hacking of the election database... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 10

KENYA PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE CONCEDES EARLY DEFEAT, CONGRATULATES KENYATTA


Thirdway Alliance Kenya TAK party candidate John Ekuru Longoggy Aukot has on Thursday conceded defeat ahead of the declaration of results... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 9

U.S. PRESIDENT COMMENDS KENYA FOR COMMITMENT TO ANTI-GRAFT EFFORT


"This may be the biggest impediment to Kenya growing faster," Obama told ..... READ MORE

25th July, 2015 8

NO JAIL FOR THE PRESIDENT BUT WORK AFTER POLL WIN, SAYS KENYA'S OPPOSITION


We do not have a problem with President Uhuru and his deputy Ruto... READ MORE

20th May, 2017 8

A LOOK AT KENYA'S ELECTIONS HISTORY SINCE INDEPENDENCE IN 1964


The main contenders are the sons of the country's first president and vice president Jomo Kenyatta and Jaramogi Oginga Odinga respectively... READ MORE

9th August, 2017 8

KENYA'S CHIEF JUSTICE WARNS PRESIDENT NOT TO UNDERMINE THE JUDICIARY


I want to tell those in courts, we have respected you... READ MORE

10th July, 2017 6

4 PEOPLE RESCUED 6 DAYS AFTER KENYAN BUILDING COLLAPSE


4 people, including 8-month-pregnant woman, rescued 6 days after Kenyan building collapse... READ MORE

6th May, 2016 5

KENYA FACES LAST DAY OF CAMPAIGNING BEFORE PRESIDENTIAL VOTE


President Uhuru Kenyatta again faces longtime opposition leader Raila Odinga... READ MORE

5th August, 2017 5

39 DEAD, 10 INJURED IN KENYA AS RUNAWAY TRUCK HURLS INTO VEHICLES


Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta issued a statement Sunday calling the incident a grizzly and unnecessary accident... READ MORE

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