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By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2013
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By George Kegoro* Now that the country has completed the general elections for 2013, which ended with the declaration of Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta as the fourth president of Kenya, it is useful to reflect on the whole electoral process in perspective. The country must be relieved that large scale violence, ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2013
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Two weeks after Kenyans went to the polls, the runner-up in the presidential race is challenging the result in court. The country has so far maintained peace throughout the process, which is continuing to throw the hurdles of democracy at anyone who hoped this would be over quickly. By GREG NICOLSON....
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 13th, 2013
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Thezimbabwemail NAIROBI – Was the vote for Uhuru Kenyatta as Kenya’s fourth President and his Deputy William Ruto a vote against the West? Were Kenyans defying what they saw as meddling in their affairs? These are the questions that analysts are grappling with after the two men who are fa...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 8th, 2013
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By Solomon Ayele Dersso Kenya too much of the lessons of 2007/2008 to heart. First, the institutions and processes for conducting the election were thoroughly followed to deliver a free and fair election. Second, the processes of voter registration, balloting, tabulation, transmission of results were...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 6th, 2013
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The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) now says that it expects to release the final presidential tally on Friday morning. IEBC Chairman Issack Hassan however reminded Kenyans that the commission was allowed by law up to seven days – until Monday – after the day of voting, to anno...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 3rd, 2013
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Zambia’s former president says he is confident Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will organize a peaceful and credible election, despite reports of escalating tensions before Monday’s vote. Rupiah Banda is leading the U.S.-based Carter Center poll observers. He says...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 25th, 2013
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By Leonerd Wanyama The Council on Foreign Relations’ (CFR) recently posted on its website a Contingency Planning Memorandum on Electoral Violence in Kenya. The document seems to have gained traction as an unofficial country risk analysis, with its identification of dangerous elements; possible scenar...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 28th, 2012
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Kenyans in the Diaspora will not vote in the next General Election. The bombshell was delivered to Parliament Tuesday by Justice minister Eugene Wamalwa, who told MPs the decision was reached at last week’s Cabinet meeting. It followed consideration of the preparedness of the Independent Electo...