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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 »

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 »

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 sets October 17 as date for new presidential election - South China Morning Post

Kenya's election commission on Monday set October 17 as the date for a new vote ordered by the Supreme Court when it annulled an August poll won by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The election will feature Kenyatta who is running for a second term and ...and more »

Raila Odinga declares fresh war on IEBC, lambasts international community - The Standard

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga arrives at Okoa Kenya offices in Nairobi on September 1, 2017 to address the press. [Jenipher Wachie, Standard]. In summary. Quit now, Raila tells IEBC team; NASA leader says poll officials rotten even as he ...and more »

Judges slam president Kenyatta's 'veiled threats' after they overturn his election win - South China Morning Post

Kenyan judges have condemned what they called “veiled threats” made by President Uhuru Kenyatta after the judiciary overturned his election win on the grounds that it was flawed. Claiming an “assault on the judiciary”, the Kenya Magistrates and Judges ...and more »

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

Kenya on Friday made history in the electoral sphere as the only fourth country to have a presidential election nullified by the courts. Other countries that have had presidential elections nullified are Austria and the Maldives, an island nation in ...and more »

'Historic day' for Kenya after Supreme Court overturns presidential election result - South China Morning Post

Kenya's Supreme Court on Friday nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's election win last month and called for new elections within 60 days, shocking a country that had been braced for further protests by opposition supporters. No Kenya presidential ...and more »

Kenya's Supreme Court has given an impossible deadline for the repeat election - The Conversation AU

Dominic Burbidge does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. University of ...and more »