Orange Democratic Movement

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 5th, 2013
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By Andrew Green Though the presidential race is getting most of the attention, when voters go to the polls today, they will be voting for more than an executive. They are also being asked to decide five additional races – member of parliament, senator, woman representative, county governor and county...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 17th, 2013
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President Barack Obama’s Kenyan half brother has launched his own political career by announcing his intention to run for a Kenyan county gubernatorial seat in the upcoming March 4 elections. Malik Obama, 54, who shares a father with the US president, told AFP in an interview late on Wednesday that t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 3rd, 2013
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4 African Elections You Should Pay Attention to in 2013 For many African countries, celebrations for the year 2013 are long over, and the continent now needs to focus on its internal issues. Over the course of the next year, issues like economic growth, human rights, international development will be...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 25th, 2012
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Kenya will hold new elections next March, the first since the 2007 vote triggered ethnic killing across the country in which at least 1,220 people died. Two senior politicians facing charges of playing a part in that violence at the International Criminal Court (ICC) – deputy Prime Minister Uhu...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 18th, 2012
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Four years after the worst political crisis since it gained independence in 1963, pre-election tensions are mounting in Kenya. Writer Gray Phombeah believes the country is set for more bloody clashes amid the polling. In what some see as a flashback to the horrors of Kenya’s post-election violence of...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 19th, 2012
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Nairobi – Kenya was nervously awaiting an International Criminal Court ruling due by Monday on whether to try six officials, including two leading presidential contenders, over deadly 2007-2008 poll unrest. The violence that followed the disputed December 2007 polls was the worst since independ...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 22nd, 2011
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The Hague – Kenyan Deputy Premier Uhuru Kenyatta used a criminal network together with police to attack opposition supporters after Kenya’s disputed 2007 polls, the world war crimes court heard on Wednesday. Kenyatta, 49, and two other top ruling Party of National Unity (PNU) I Want My Ex...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 2nd, 2011
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The Hague – A win for Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki’s ruling party in the country’s 2007 elections was seen by his rivals as a “signal to go to war”, a prosecutor told the world crimes court on Friday. Two former Kenyan ministers, William Ruto and Henry Kosgey, and radio ...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 16th, 2011
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Prime Minister Raila Odinga remains the most preferred presidential candidate if elections were held today. Latest opinion poll released by Synovate showed Raila leads the pack with 38 per cent while Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta trails the PM at 18 per cent followed by Vice-President Kalonzo ...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 15th, 2011
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International Criminal Court Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo has applied for leave to appeal against the decision issued last week by the international court directing him to disclose the evidence he has against the Ocampo six. In his application Ocampo is asking the court to reconsider the decision sa...