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Supreme Court quashes Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election - Daily Nation

Kenya's Supreme Court judges. Judges can't promote democracy on their own. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. Judges Ojwang and Njoki Ndung'u dissented while judge Mohammed Ibrahim, who fell ill on the second day of the case hearing, did ...and more »

How lawyers for Uhuru and IEBC responded to petition - Daily Nation

From left: Lawyers Peter Kaluma for Nasa, Paul Nyamodi, Paul Muite, Kamau Karori (all 3for IEBC), Ahmednasir Abdullahi and Fred Ngatia for President Uhuru Kenyatta. The lawyers had varied and thought-out responses during the hearing of the presidential ...and more »

IEBC in daylong crisis meeting following Supreme Court edict - Daily Nation

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati (centre), his Vice Chair Connie Maina (right) and Commissioner Roselyne Akombe. The commissioners were Saturday held in a daylong meeting following the ruling by Supreme ...and more »

Kenya third country in the world and first in Africa to annul a presidential election - The Standard

NASA supporters celebrate in Kibera and Ngong road a¬fter the Supreme Court nullified presidential elections. [Jonah Onyango, Standard]. In summary. Kenya on Friday made history in the electoral sphere as the only fourth country to have a presidential ...and more »

Why attempt to remove IEBC commissioners is not tenable if polls are to be held in 60 days - The Standard

An attempt to reconstitute the current electoral commission for bungling the presidential elections will hit snag or create a constitutional crisis if it succeeds. The constitutional provisions governing the removal of the commissioners and the role of ...and more »

Uhuru breathes fire, goes after Maraga and Raila in rally - Daily Nation

President Uhuru Kenyatta (left) and his deputy William Ruto speak to their supporters in Nakuru on September 2, 2017. PHOTO | SILA KIPLAGAT | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. They said the rerun must be presided over by the current electoral commission ...and more »

Kenya media hail 'bombshell' court ruling to annul vote - Daily Nation

This image shows the front page of the Saturday Nation's September 2, 2017 edition. Other newspapers also praised the Supreme Court verdict on the presidential poll petition. PHOTO | BEATRICE OBWOCHA | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. The unexpected ...and more »

Kenya: Supreme Court's Impossible Deadline for the Repeat Election - U.S. News & World Report

Opposition Kenyan leader Raila Odinga smiles and waves to a crowd of supporters as he leaves the Supreme Court in downtown Nairobi, Kenya. (Ben Curtis/AP). By Dominic Burbidge. The Kenyan Supreme Court has found that the August 8 presidential election ...and more »

Kenya's election redo displays history, impunity at the ballot box - The Hill (blog)

Within hours of the Kenyan Supreme Court nullifying the August 8 presidential election, incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta was back on the campaign trail. In crowded streets in Nairobi's, he rallied his supporters to be ready to vote again when fresh ...and more »

Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto hold rally in Nairobi - Daily Nation

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto on Friday held a rally at Burma Market in Nairobi just hours after the Supreme Court nullified their win. He used the rally to launch a scathing attack at the Supreme Court for nullifying his win in ...and more »