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

The Supreme Court has nullified the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta. A six-judge bench, by majority decision, on Friday indicted the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), saying it conducted the elections contrary to the ...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 »

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

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto launched the second round of their re-election campaign in Nakuru by accusing Supreme Court judges of colluding with the opposition to rule in their favour. The Jubilee Party leaders had no kind ...and more »

President Uhuru says he will respect ruling on Raila's petition - The Standard

Nairobi, Kenya: President Uhuru Kenyatta says he disagrees with Supreme Court ruling but will respect it. He has urged Kenyans to maintain peace and shun tribalism. “I respect the Supreme Court's decision but I don't agree with it... Millions of ...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 »

Stop the insults, Judiciary tells President Kenyatta - Daily Nation

Judges and magistrates on Saturday asked President Uhuru Kenyatta to stop his attacks on the Judiciary following the decision of the Supreme Court to annul his re-election last week. The secretary general of the Kenya Magistrates and Judges Association ...and more »

Kenya Supreme Court Nullifies Presidential Election - New York Times

NAIROBI, Kenya — In a historic ruling and a first in Africa, Kenya's Supreme Court nullified on Friday the re-election of a sitting president, ordering a new vote to be held within 60 days after finding that the outcome last month had been tainted by ...and more »

Kenya's supreme court has stood tall instead of ducking. It gives us hope - The Guardian

The decision to call new elections is a win for democracy in a country dominated by flawed processes – and shows politics can be conducted in a better way. Mon 4 Sep 2017 12.33 EDT Last modified on Mon 4 Sep 2017 14.59 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

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

NAIROBI. Kenya's press on Saturday praised the Supreme Court decision to annul last month's presidential poll as a hard-fought victory for the rule of law, and sign of a maturing democracy. Pointing to widespread irregularities in the electronic ...and more »

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

The Kenyan Supreme Court has found that the August 8 presidential election result is invalid. It blames the electoral commission, not the declared winner, Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenya's leading newspaper praises the decision as a step towards the rule of law ...and more »