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Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta declared winner of Kenyan presidential race

Kenya’s electoral commission announced Friday that the current president, Uhuru Kenyatta, has been re-elected, putting an official end to a fierce electoral contest that many fear could still be clouded by a dispute over the results. Opposition candidate Raila Odinga, 72, has alleged that the results of Tuesday’s balloting were rigged and pledged not to […]

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22 women make grand entry into Kenya’s parliament

22 women have secured seats in Kenya’s 350-member parliament to represent their constituencies across the country. Though a small number, it is an improvement from the 2013 elections when only 16 women made it to parliament. 13 of the women contested for the ruling Jubilee Party, five for the main opposition party Orange Democratic Movement […]

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Kenya’s Opposition leader disappointed with election observers

Raila Odinga, the leader of Kenya’s Opposition party National Super Alliance (NASA) and a Presidential candidate has expressed disappointment in the international election observers’ view of Kenyan elections, reports Nation. “I think that the observers have not helped Kenyans resolve this dispute, they have confounded it by giving basically an approval to a fairly flawed […]

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Mother Defeats Her Son In Kenyan Parliamentary Election

A Kenyan female politician showed her son that she was not only older than him in age, she is also more experienced and more popular politically. Kipng’etich Kones, the son of a late Cabinet Minister Kipkalya Kones, who ran in the Kenyan parliamentary election lost to his mother, Beatrice Kones. Beatrice Kone defeated her son, […]

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Burundi president ‘declares’ Kenyatta winner of Kenya polls

Even as Kenyans await the results of the presidential polls in its August 8 general elections, it seems the Burundian government has called the vote for incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta. A tweet on the official account of Burundian president, Pierre Nkurunziza congratulated 55-year-old Kenyatta for his victory. Nkurunziza becomes the first African leader to send felicitations […]

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Kenya presidential candidate, Longoggy Aukot 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. Aukot addressed the press in the afternoon in Nairobi where he congratulated incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta for taking the lead according to the provisional results released. “There is a reason why you are ahead […]

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Kenya Election: President Kenyatta to go for Re- election Following Fraud Claims

President Uhuru Kenyetta on Wednesday appeared to have decided to go for re- election following his opponent’s claim of the involvement of fraud in the electoral process. The IEBC has been given one week to verify the results and announce a winner. Kenyan presidential election took place on Tuesday where President Uhuru Kenyatta emerged as the […]

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23-year old 300 Level Student and Bike Rider Wins Parliamentary Seat In Kenya

This is Paul John Mwirigi. He is 24 year old, 300 level student at Mt Kenya University i Kenya. He has just become the youngest member of parliament for Igembe South after beating the main political party candidates. He ran as an independent with no funding. His campaign was on foot & motorbike, going from […]

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Kenya Set to Get Three Women County Governors

Anne Mumbi Waiguru and Joyce Cherono Laboso are inching closer to becoming the first female Governors in the country, according to provisional results released by the electoral commission so far. Waiguru was on Wednesday morning leading in Kirinyaga County with 104,125votes ahead of Martha Karua’s 73,228. Waiguru was vying on a Jubilee Party ticket while […]

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Lupita Nyongo’s Father Wins As Governor of Kisumu, Kenyatta Extends Lead

Lupita Nyong’o father, Prof. Anyanga Nyongo has won the governorship election for Kisumu County in Kenya. He defeated his rivals, Jackton Ramguma and Christine Otieno to win. At 83% of the polling stations reporting he got 252, 490 which is 63% while Jackton Ramguma got 141, 320 which represents 36% and Christine Otieno got 1919 representing […]

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