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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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KENYA ELECTIONS: Uhuru Kenyatta in Comfortable Lead Over Raila Odinga

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta last night took an early lead with more than half the votes counted, as challenger Raila Odinga disputed the results being released by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. At around 3:00am, President Kenyatta was leading with just over six million votes to Mr Odinga’s 5 million. That

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#KenyaDecides: Election Results Trickle in, Vote Counting Ongoing

Heavy investment in electronic results transmission system has shown the first signs of bearing fruit after the presidential results started trickling in 30 minutes after voting ended. The live figures running on the electoral commission's results portal is giving Uhuru Kenyatta of Jubilee a slight edge over his fierce challenger Raila

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Woman Gives Birth Lining Up, Man Dies After Voting

  A heavily pregnant Paulina Chemanang was feeling fine as she left to vote early at a polling station in remote West Pokot country, she told local radio Capital FM. “I had no labour pains, and they just came as soon as I arrived here. I was not feeling anything since yesterday,”

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PHOTOS: Uhuru Kenyatta, Raila Odinga Cast their Ballots

The two leading candidates in the Kenyan presidential election have cast their ballots in the race that has been described by pollsters as tight. Jubilee Party and incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta cast his vote at Mutomo Primary School in Gatundu South. Kenyatta was accompanied by his wife Margaret, who reportedly lined up

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Raila Odinga to IEBC: Stop Frustrating my Voters, Agents

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga has asked the IEBC to desist from frustrating his agents at polling stations. The Opposition coalition wanted to adopt polling stations but its brigade were required to have letters. Most of the agents had letter heads bearing Raila's symbol instead of that of the National Super Alliance. "IEBC

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Kenya’s First Lady Lines Up for Four Hours to Vote

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta waited for fours to cast her vote in Nairobi’s St Mary School polling centre, in Lavington, Nairobi. Mrs Kenyatta braved a chilly morning and light showers as she waited patiently in the queue for her turn to vote. Her husband Uhuru Kenyatta is in a tight race to

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Politicians cast ballots, Speak on IEBC’s Handling of Election So Far

Several politicians have voted for their choice leaders and given their remarks on the KIEMS and their positions on the election. Kakamega governor aspirant Boni Khalwale has voted but complained that the process was slow. The Senator and Ford Kenya candidate cast his ballot at Malinya Primary school in Ikolomani constituency during

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