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Supreme Court Orders Kenyans to Stop Discussing Raila Odinga Petition

Seven Supreme Court judges have ordered parties to the presidential election petition, their agents, supporters, and the public to stop discussing the case, nor the judges pending the determination of the matter, expected on September 1. In directions to opposition leader Raila Odinga, his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka, President Uhuru Kenyatta,

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Key Documents in Raila Odinga Petition Missing

Four documents in Nasa leader Raila Odinga’s petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta were filed after the deadline, according to the Supreme Court, even as the coalition said the papers were not key to their case. The court’s registrar, Ms Esther Nyaiyaki, said in a letter to Mr Odinga’s

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End of Raila Odinga’s Political Career, and Odingaism?

Raila Odinga will not run again for president unless the Supreme Court demands a presidential election re-run. He has said as much in an interview with a British newspaper Financial Times. If the Supreme Court upholds the electoral commission’s declaration of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election, it will probably mark the decline of

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Does Odinga’s Petition against Kenyatta Victory Hold Water?

The National Super Alliance (NASA) on Friday set the battleground at the Supreme Court in a petition that seeks to annul President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election. IEBC declared Uhuru the winner on August 11 with a 54 per cent against Raila's 44 per cent, hence avoiding a runoff. But Raila Odinga, in the

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Museveni Congratulates Uhuru Kenyatta on Re-Election

Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has congratulated Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-election as Kenyan President. Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) on Friday evening declared Ihuru Kenyatta winner of Tuesday’s election with 54.3% of the total votes cast, while his rival Raila Odinga got 44.7%. In his congratulatory message, Museveni noted

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KENYA ELECTIONS: Uhuru Kenyatta Declared Winner

Kenyan President and Jubilee Party candidate Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared winner of the 2017 Kenya Presidential elections beating, National Super Alliance (NASA) Presidential Candidate Raila Odinga. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission declared Ihuru Kenyatta winner with 54.3% of the total votes cast, while his rival Raila Odinga got 44.7%. This

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Actress Lupita Nyong’o’s Father Elected Kisumu Governor

Hollywood actress Lupita Nyong’o’s father, Prof. Anyanga Nyong’o has been elected Governor for Kisumu County in Kenya. Prof. Anyanga Nyong’o who ran under the National Super Alliance (NASA) defeated his rivals Jackton Ramguma and Christine Otieno to win the seat. He garnered 252, 490 represent 63% of the total votes. Jackton Ramguma got

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Tear Gas in Kisumu as Raila Odinga Supporters Protest Over Election Results

Police in Kenya has fired tear gas at a group of Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s supporters in Kondele - Kisumu, who were protesting over the results from the Presidential Elections held on Tuesday (August 8th, 2017). This comes just hours after the National Super Alliance (NASA) Presidential Candidate claimed massive fraud

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Singer Jaguar Wins Parliamentary Election in Kenya

Kenyan musician Charles Njagua a.k.a Jaguar takes Starehe MP seat beating rival social activist Boniface Mwangi. Jaguar was the Starehe MP flag bearer for the ruling Jubilee Party. Boniface has since conceded defeat and congratulated the “Kigeugeu” hit maker. Jaguar’s win comes on the heels of another in Uganda where musician Bobi Wine

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Raila Odinga Rejects Presidential Election Results

The National Super Alliance (NASA) has disputed preliminary presidential results as released by the electoral commission. Presidential candidate Raila Odinga early Wednesday termed the outcome that saw him trail Uhuru Kenyatta by more than one million votes as "sham, fictitious and fake". Mr Odinga said the results were the "work of a

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