2007–2008 Kenyan crisis

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 28th, 2013
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Five years ago, over 500,000 people were displaced and more than 1,500 killed in post-election violence in Kenya. Now, NGOs are working to manage humanitarian situation ahead of the country’s next election this Monday, writes Ivy Ndiewo. WITH LESS THAN a week before the first election under Kenya’s n...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 21st, 2012
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At least eight people were killed in fresh clashes in Kenya’s coastal Tana Delta region, an area where more than 100 people died in a series of attacks earlier this year, local media said on Friday. There were conflicting reports in the Kenyan media, with the death toll reported between eight a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 20th, 2012
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Antony Otieno Ong’ayo The 2013 general elections as a tipping point INTRODUCTION The political violence and near eruption of a civil war in the aftermath of the botched 2007 general election in Kenya is still fresh in the memory of Kenyans and the world at large. It took the efforts of Kofi Annan and...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 3rd, 2012
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NAIROBI — Kenyan activists submitted a fresh appeal Monday petitioning for a court ruling on the eligibility of two presidential running mates charged with crimes against humanity over election violence five years ago. Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta, 51, and his deputy, ex-minister William Ruto...