Recent News Headlines : Raila Odinga

[PHOTOS] KENYA OPPOSITION SUPPORTERS CELEBRATE COURT RULING ANNULLING POLLS


Opposition supporters in Kenya have flooded the streets in celebration of a court decision to annul results of the last elections, held on August 8... READ MORE

7th September, 2017 10

KENYA'S ODINGA SETS CONDITIONS TO TAKE PART IN POLL RE-RUN


We are not ready to participate in elections on October 17 without legal and constitutional guarantees... READ MORE

5th September, 2017 0

KENYA TO HOLD FRESH PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION ON OCTOBER 17


OPINION Why did Kenya's Supreme Court annul the elections?... READ MORE

4th September, 2017 1074

KENYA TO HOLD FRESH PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION ON OCTOBER 17


The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission IEBC stated that only president Uhuru Kenyatta and oppostion leader Raila Odinga will be on the ballot... READ MORE

4th September, 2017 22

KENYAN ELECTION COMMISSION SETS OCT. 17 AS DATE FOR NEW VOTE


The Supreme Court gave clear guidance on who will hold the repeat election... READ MORE

4th September, 2017 0

KENYA ELECTION RULING SPURS HOPE FOR ODINGA SUPPORTERS


After Kenya's Supreme Court invalidated the August election results, Raila Odinga supporters in Nairobi's Kibera slum express hope for the opposition candidate... READ MORE

4th September, 2017 154

KENYAN OPPOSITION LEADER REFUSES TO SHARE POWER


The court voted 4-2 to nullify Mr Kenyatta's election, saying they found the electoral commission had performed irregularities and illegalities in adding up the presidential vote... READ MORE

3rd September, 2017 0

KENYAN JUDGES CRITICISE KENYATTA OVER 'VEILED THREATS'


Kenyan judges have critcised the veiled threats made by President Uhuru Kenyatta after the judiciary overturned his election on the ground that it was flawed... READ MORE

3rd September, 2017 1787

KENYATTA VOWS TO 'FIX' COURT AS WIN QUASHED


Kenya election Kenyatta vows to 'fix' court as win quashed... READ MORE

3rd September, 2017 700

NEW ELECTION A HEAVY STRAIN ON KENYA AMID FEARS OVER VIOLENCE AND THE ECONOMY


While most analysts expect Kenyatta to win the new election, an Odinga victory is possible with his supporters energized by the court ruling... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 213

FUMING KENYATTA HITS OUT AT JUDICIARY OVER POLL CANCELLATION


What Kenya needs most now is an election conducted in a legal, fair and transparent manner... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 0

KENYA PRESIDENT & DEPUTY THREATEN CHIEF JUSTICE AFTER POLL ANNULMENT


Kenyan president, Uhuru Kenyatta, says he has accepted a court ruling annulling his re-election on August 8... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 24

SUPREME COURT ANNULS AUGUST 8 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULT


Kenya's Supreme Court has declared invalid the re-election of incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 49

KENYA SUPREME COURT ANNULS PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS IN FIRST FOR AFRICA


The 4-to-2 court ruling came in response to a petition filed by challenger Raila Odinga, 72, who alleged widespread fraud in the election... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 4183

KENYANS ON SOCIAL MEDIA REACT TO RULING ANNULLING POLLS


Many social media users describe the Supreme Court's judgment as a victory for Kenyan democracy... READ MORE

1st September, 2017 2280

AFRICA LIVE: KENYA COURT CANCELS PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION


Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga says that today's Supreme Court ruling annulling the presidential election is unprecedented in Africa... READ MORE

1st September, 2017 4783

KENYA SUPREME COURT ANNULS RESULT OF PRESIDENTIAL POLLS


Kenya's Supreme Court has nullified the result of the August 8 presidential election won by President Uhuru Kenyatta... READ MORE

1st September, 2017 15733

'PEACE WANTED ALIVE' - KENYAN GRAFFITI ARTIST'S POST-ELECTION MESSAGE | AFRICANEWS


Protests broke out after Kenya's election board announced that incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta had won by 1.4 million votes... READ MORE

28th August, 2017 15

FUNERAL HELD FOR SIX-MONTH-OLD KENYAN GIRL 'TEARGASSED, BEATEN' BY POLICE


The Kenyan government said it is investigating if the baby was actually killed by the police... READ MORE

26th August, 2017 10

KENYA PRESIDENT SLAMS MPS FOR FIGHT OVER PAY CUTS


Kenya opposition files case at supreme court challenging uhuru's re-election... READ MORE

24th August, 2017 3

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

19th August, 2017 1582

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

18th August, 2017 0

KENYAN OPPOSITION WILL CHALLENGE 'COMPUTER-GENERATED' ELECTION IN COURT


Also Wednesday, Kenya's Interior Minister Fred Matiangi stopped an attempt to de-register two civil society groups that had pointed out anomalies in the presidential election... READ MORE

17th August, 2017 3

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

KENYA OPPOSITION TO CHALLENGE RE-ELECTION OF UHURU KENYATTA IN COURT


NASA LEADER Raila Odinga says they are moving to the Supreme Court to contest Uhuru Kenyatta win in August 8 poll... READ MORE

16th August, 2017 34

KENYAN OPPOSITION LEADER TO CHALLENGE ELECTION RESULT IN COURT


Raila Odinga's decision will ease concerns about further violence after Uhuru Kenyatta declared winner by 1.4m votes... READ MORE

16th August, 2017 65

SUSPENSE AS KENYA AWAITS NEXT MOVE ON POLL DISPUTE


The international community and many within Kenya have urged Odinga to use legal means to express his grievances... READ MORE

16th August, 2017 0

KENYA'S ODINGA DELAYS 'COMPLEX' DECISION ON VOTE DISPUTE


The 72-year-old insists he is the rightful winner of a stolen election which took place on August 8 and handed victory to incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta... READ MORE

15th August, 2017 0

KENYA'S ODINGA TO UNVEIL NEXT MOVE OVER VOTE DISPUTE


The 72-year-old insists he is the rightful winner of a stolen election which took place on August 8 that handed victory to incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta... READ MORE

15th August, 2017 0

KENYA'S ODINGA TO UNVEIL NEXT MOVE OVER VOTE DISPUTE


The 72-year-old insists he is the rightful winner of a stolen election which took place on August 8 that handed victory to incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta... READ MORE

15th August, 2017 0

Trending News Headlines : Raila Odinga

KENYA POLICE, PROTESTERS CLASH AFTER POLL FRAUD CLAIM


Earlier, Odinga rejected the partial results of the presidential polls, saying hackers infiltrated the database of Kenya's election body to manipulate the democratic process ... READ MORE

9th August, 2017 11544

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

13th August, 2017 6792

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

11th August, 2017 5445

RELATIVE CALM IN KISUMU AFTER KENYA ELECTION CLASHES


Amnesty International has warned the Kenyan authorities against using excessive violence against protesters... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 4805

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

8th August, 2017 3190

KENYAN ELECTION IT HEAD CHRIS MSANDO FOUND DEAD


Tension is high as the presidential election is expected to be a close race between incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta and long-time opponent Raila Odinga... READ MORE

31st July, 2017 3040

ELECTION OFFICIAL 'TORTURED AND MURDERED' BEFORE VOTE


Mysterious attack Msando's death follows a mysterious attack at the home of deputy president William Ruto on Saturday in Eldoret, northwest of Nairobi... READ MORE

31st July, 2017 2963

CALM BEFORE THE KENYAN ELECTION STORM


If Raila Odinga loses, some say there will be violence in opposition areas... READ MORE

7th August, 2017 2781

KENYA ELECTION RETURNS WERE HACKED OPPOSITION LEADER SAYS


Given Kenya's history of postelection violence, Mr. Odinga's comments renewed fears of deadly unrest, although he asked supporters to remain calm... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 2253

KENYANS VOTE FOR PRESIDENT AMID FEARS OF VIOLENCE


In 2013, Mr. Kenyatta won by a margin so tiny that Mr. Odinga asked the Supreme Court to invalidate the election, although his effort was unsuccessful... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 2024

KENYA OPPOSITION LEADER VOWS TO 'REMOVE' KENYATTA GOVERNMENT


The candidates' fathers, Jomo Kenyatta and Jaramogi Odinga, having been allies in the struggle for independence from Britain, later became bitter rivals... READ MORE

14th August, 2017 2006

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

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

ELECTION CHIEF ADMITS HACKING ATTEMPT WAS MADE


Kenya's electoral commission chairman has admitted the election commission's database was the target of an unsuccessful hacking attempt... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 1386

RAILA ODINGA URGES SUPPORTERS TO STRIKE


Raila Odinga said it would be a day of mourning for the fallen patriots after a rally in Kibera, the largest slum in the capital Nairobi... READ MORE

13th August, 2017 1308

IN KENYA'S KISUMU, PRAYERS FOR 'BABA' ODINGA'S PRESIDENCY


Odinga and Kenyatta's fathers were political opponents for many years... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 1175

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

RAILA ODINGA WARNS OF RIGGING AHEAD OF KENYA ELECTION


The country descended into violence in 2007 after the opposition, led by Odinga, claimed the election results were rigged in favour of the then incumbent Mwai Kibaki... READ MORE

6th August, 2017 1064

TV SHOW DROPPED AFTER RAPE COMMENT


He was hosting Miguna Miguna and Esther Passaris, aspirants for the Nairobi governor seat, when the off-air personal attack was made... READ MORE

25th November, 2016 869

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

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

12th August, 2017 766

PROTESTS RAGE ON IN KENYA AFTER PRESIDENT IS RE-ELECTED


The police in Kisumu declined to comment on the allegations... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 699

KENYATTA, ODINGA CAMPAIGN FOR VOTES AHEAD OF TIGHT RACE


President Uhuru Kenyatta again faces longtime opposition leader Raila Odinga, the country's former prime minister, in a narrowly contested vote which many fear could see violence... READ MORE

5th August, 2017 686

KENYAN ELECTION OFFICIAL IS KILLED ON EVE OF VOTE


The 2013 elections were more peaceful, but hundreds of people died in clashes and voting machines experienced widespread malfunctions... READ MORE

1st August, 2017 619

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

AU AND COMMONWEALTH SAY POLL CREDIBLE


Foreign observers have expressed confidence in Kenya's electoral process, despite opposition leader Raila Odinga's claim of massive fraud... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 539

KENYA SAYS IT DESTROYS TWO AL SHABAAB CAMPS IN SOMALIA


Kenya should also remove its military officers from Somalia, Odinga said on Sunday, according to comments in Monday's edition of Kenya's Standard newspaper... READ MORE

6th April, 2015 489

UHURU KENYATTA ON COURSE FOR RE-ELECTION AFTER EARLY KENYA ELECTION VOTES COUNTED


Uhuru Kenyatta on course for re-election after early Kenya election votes counted... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 482

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


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