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Uhuru Receives Election Laws Bill

President Uhuru Kenyatta received Election Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2017 on Friday and has 14 days to sign it into law. Parliament has done its duty and passed the legislation, the President told a meeting of people living with disabilities at State House in Nairobi. "I can confirm that I have received it. It

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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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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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167 Kenyan Prisoners Vote for Next President

At least 167 inmates in four prisons cast their ballots in the elections Tuesday. At Nanyuki GK Prison, a total of 72 inmates participated in the General Election but will only be voting for presidential candidates. Among them is Mr Julius Mwangi, who was released a week ago after serving a one

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Let Peace Prevail – Obama tells Raila Odinga and Uhuru Kenyatta

Former US President Barack Obama has urged Kenyans to vote for the right leaders in Tuesday's elections in order to secure a bright future for the country. Mr Obama particularly called on President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main challenger Raila Odinga to ensure unity among Kenyans prevails regardless of the outcome. "I

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