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President Uhuru Kenyatta Is Declared Victor of Kenyan Election - New York Times

NAIROBI, Kenya — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday was officially declared the winner of a bitterly disputed election in Kenya, but his opponent, Raila Odinga, refused to concede defeat, criticizing the vote as a charade and edging the country closer ...and more »

At least 24 reportedly killed in Kenya post-election violence - Washington Post

NAIROBI — One day after President Uhuru Kenyatta was reelected in a fiercely contested and divisive vote, violence erupted across parts of Kenya in clashes between protesters and security forces. At least 24 people, including a 6-year-old child, have ...and more »

Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta declared winner of Kenyan presidential race - Washington Post

NAIROBI — Kenya's electoral commission announced Friday that President Uhuru Kenyatta has been elected to a second term, putting an official end to a fierce electoral contest that many fear could still be clouded by a dispute over the results ...and more »

Protests Rage On in Kenya After President Is Re-Elected - New York Times

KISUMU, Kenya — The sun had barely risen, but protesters were already bracing for another wave of confrontations with the police in the city of Kisumu on Saturday after an election disputed by supporters of Kenya's opposition party. As the smell of ...and more »

Why The Kenyan Opposition Refuses To Go Quietly - HuffPost

Supporters of Kenyan opposition presidential candidate Raila Odinga march in the Mathare slum in Nairobi on Aug. 10. NAIROBI, Kenya — President Uhuru Kenyatta looks set to be declared the winner of Tuesday's presidential election in a first-round ...and more »

Horrifying images on social media fuel tension after Kenya's disputed election, but not all are real - Los Angeles Times

A Kenyan opposition supporter holds spent bullet cartridges allegedly fired by police to quell protests and rioting after a disputed election. (Daniel Irungu / European Pressphoto Agency). As protests erupted after Kenya's disputed presidential ...and more »

Trump's Big-Data Gurus Worked On The Kenyan Election, Amid Concerns Over Fake News And Hacking Allegations - Fast Company

Kenyatta was initially deemed the winner following a mysterious death and the deportation of a U.S. data firm amid waves of “fake news” and fears of violence. Trump's Big-Data Gurus Worked On The Kenyan Election, Amid Concerns Over Fake News. [Photo ...and more »

Kenya is denying setting “death squads” loose on election protesters - Quartz

A woman walks past a burned shack, in Kibera slum, in Nairobi, Kenya. (Reuters/Goran Tomasevic). Share. Written by. Abdi Latif Dahir. August 13, 2017 Quartz africa. Kenya's government has denied the use of live bullets and killing of protesters as ...and more »

Kenya election: Opposition vows to overturn 'sham' election - BBC News

Kenya's opposition has accused the government of "state terror" and vowed to overturn a "sham" result. Senior opposition official James Orengo said they would not go to court to achieve this. He urged people to stay calm and out of harm's way. Mr ...and more »

24 killed in Kenyan election violence, many after police open fire on opposition protesters, rights group says - Los Angeles Times

A supporter of the opposition leader Raila Odinga faces off against police officers during a protest in the Kibera area of Nairobi, Kenya, on Saturday. (Dai Kurokawa / European Pressphoto Agency). At least 24 people have been shot by police in violence ...and more »