US urges Kenyans to shun violence, embrace dialogue ahead of poll re-run - Xinhua

US urges Kenyans to shun violence, embrace dialogue ahead of poll re-runXinhuaNAIROBI, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- The United States on Friday expressed concern over the political developments in Kenya and urged the parties to shun violence and avoid changes to the electoral law ahead of the Oct. 26 presidential re-run. A statement from ...and more »

We may cede ground on poll, says Kalonzo - The Standard

The StandardWe may cede ground on poll, says KalonzoThe StandardThe National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential running mate Kalonzo Musyoka has offered to help break the impasse between his team and IEBC if the Chief Executive officer Ezra Chiloba and his secretariat are removed. He also wants Jubilee to shelve ...and more »

US to Kenyan politicians: 'we're monitoring what you're saying, doing' - Vanguard

US to Kenyan politicians: 'we're monitoring what you're saying, doing'VanguardThe U.S has expressed concerns over the heated electoral process in Kenya, saying it is monitoring the development and what politicians are doing. Heather Nauert, the Spokesperson U S. Department of State in a statement blamed actors on both sides for ...and more »

How Jubilee will use selfsame razor blade to shave Kenyans - Daily Nation

Daily NationHow Jubilee will use selfsame razor blade to shave KenyansDaily NationPresident Uhuru Kenyatta receives a bunch of bananas from his supporters at Sameta Stadium in Kisii County on October 5, 2017. PHOTO | BENSON MOMANYI | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. The battleground is the whole country, where the votes ...and more »

US concerned over Kenya political state - KDRTV

KDRTVUS concerned over Kenya political stateKDRTVThe United States has expressed concern over the political environment in the country ahead of the repeat presidential poll scheduled for October 26. In a statement to newsroom last evening, the US also criticised the spirited campaign by political ...and more »

Anti-electoral commission protesters shot in Kenya - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyAnti-electoral commission protesters shot in KenyaAnadolu AgencyPolice in Kenya shot at protesters with live bullets Friday injuring two who were rushed to the hospital. The Friday protests across the country were focused on unseating Kenya's electoral body officials after poll rigging allegations. In the Kenyan ...and more »

List of expenses troubling IEBC ahead of fresh election - TUKO.CO.KE

TUKO.CO.KEList of expenses troubling IEBC ahead of fresh electionTUKO.CO.KEThe fresh presidential election between President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA flag bearer Raila Odinga will cost taxpayers billions of shillings. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission(IEBC) requires more than KSh 11 billion for the exercise ...and more »

US Warns Kenyan Politicians against Preaching Violence - Mwakilishi.com

Mwakilishi.comUS Warns Kenyan Politicians against Preaching ViolenceMwakilishi.comThe US government has expressed concerns over events surrounding Kenya's October 26th repeat presidential election. In a statement issued by the State Department Friday, the US said it was "deeply concerned" over the current political situation in the ...and more »

Protests demanding electoral reforms persist in Kenya - News24

News24Protests demanding electoral reforms persist in KenyaNews24Supporters of Kenya's opposition National Super Alliance celebrate on a street of Kibera slum in Nairob. (AFP). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures Send us your pictures · Send us your stories. What To Read Next. Mbalula goes nuts about balls.and more »

Jubilee and Nasa must stop dangerous game - Daily Nation

Jubilee and Nasa must stop dangerous gameDaily NationThe demonstrations also affect businesses, lead to work stoppage, disrupt schooling and generally paralyse normal operations. On Thursday, demonstrators in Kisumu broke into a supermarket and looted merchandise; Nasa has made its point that the ...and more »

US urges Kenya rivals to reject violence - News24

News24US urges Kenya rivals to reject violenceNews24Protesters and police were forced to flee after a swarm of 'angry' bees caused havoc outside Kenya's Supreme Court. Watch. WATCH. What To Read Next. Man cleared of killing daughter, 2, after son, 7, confesses · Cape Town's dancing taxi guardjie on the ...and more »

IEBC Agrees with Jubilee on Some Proposed Amendments on Electoral Laws - Mwakilishi.com

Mwakilishi.comIEBC Agrees with Jubilee on Some Proposed Amendments on Electoral LawsMwakilishi.comThe Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has agreed with six of the 11 clauses that the Jubilee Party seeks to amend on the elections law ahead of October 26th repeat presidential election. While submitting its views on the proposed ...and more »

Electoral Tensions Climb in Kenya with Fresh Opposition Protests - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaElectoral Tensions Climb in Kenya with Fresh Opposition ProtestsVoice of AmericaPolitical tensions continue to climb in Kenya ahead of the re-run presidential election on October 26. Opposition supporters took to the streets of major cities Friday to demand that electoral officials blamed for botching the first election step down ...and more »

Trump's govt issues stern warning to Uhuru and Raila over fresh election - TUKO.CO.KE

TUKO.CO.KETrump's govt issues stern warning to Uhuru and Raila over fresh electionTUKO.CO.KEThe United States has sounded a warning to President Uhuru Kenyatta and his rival Raila Odinga just days to the repeat poll slated for Thursday, October 26. In a statement by the U.S Department of State, President Donald Trump's administration has ...and more »

Raila: Our Faith in IEBC Remains Zero - Mwakilishi.com

Mwakilishi.comRaila: Our Faith in IEBC Remains ZeroMwakilishi.comOpposition leader Raila Odinga has denied that an agreement was reached between him and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) at a meeting held at the Bomas of Kenya on Tuesday. Speaking during at a media briefing on ...and more »

Police tear-gas Kenyan vote protesters as crowds gather in cities - Reuters

ReutersPolice tear-gas Kenyan vote protesters as crowds gather in citiesReutersNAIROBI (Reuters) - Police fired tear gas on Friday at opposition protesters in Kenya's capital who were demanding that officials involved in August's cancelled presidential election be sacked. Crowds had gathered in Nairobi, the port of Mombasa and ...and more »

Kenya's electronic voting system won't be ready: says French firm - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comKenya's electronic voting system won't be ready: says French firmDeathRattleSports.comNAIROBI – The electronic voting system due to be used in a re-run of Kenya's presidential poll will not be ready in time, the French biometrics firm behind it said Monday. OT-Morpho provided Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC ...and more »

Kenya Police Use Tear Gas To Disperse Opposition Protests - CHANNELS TELEVISION

CHANNELS TELEVISIONKenya Police Use Tear Gas To Disperse Opposition ProtestsCHANNELS TELEVISIONPolice in Kenya fired tear gas on Friday at crowds of opposition supporters marching in three main cities ahead of a tense presidential election re-run. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has called for biweekly protests to pressure the government to ...and more »

Statement by the Spokesperson ahead of the re-run of the elections in Kenya on 26 October - MENAFN.COM

Statement by the Spokesperson ahead of the re-run of the elections in Kenya on 26 OctoberMENAFN.COMThe European Union is closely following developments in the Republic of Kenya, ahead of the re-run of the presidential election, which is scheduled forOctober 26th. Following the Supreme Court ruling annulling the 8 August 2017 presidential election,it ...and more »

Kenyan opposition launch second protest against electoral commission officials - TODAY.NG

TODAY.NGKenyan opposition launch second protest against electoral commission officialsTODAY.NGKenyan police fired teargas at hundreds of opposition supporters in the capital Nairobi calling for the sack of some electoral commission officials. The demonstration is part of the weekly protests in several cities scheduled by the National Super ...and more »