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Kenya opposition suspends reform protests after killingsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga has suspended prot
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 minutes ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga has suspended protests intended to press for reforms to the electoral commission ahead of the repeat presidential elections on Oct. 26. Odinga said Tuesday that after the killings of his... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kenya opposition suspends reform protests after killingsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga has suspended prot
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 37 minutes ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga has suspended protests intended to press for reforms to the electoral commission ahead of the repeat presidential elections on Oct. 26. Odinga said Tuesday that after the killings of his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Nasa Suspends Demosagainst the electoral commission amidst claimed of police brutality on protesto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 42 minutes ago
against the electoral commission amidst claimed of police brutality on protestors across the country. Nasa leader Raila Odinga said the coalition will give the way forward after the Mashujaa Day celebrations on Friday. The decision, Mr... Read more
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Reuters
Kenya's Odinga pulled out of election to avoid defeat: deputy presidentNAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga decided not to stand
Reuters / Posted 45 minutes ago
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga decided not to stand in next week’s presidential election to avoid defeat rather than for reasons of principle, the deputy president said on Tuesday. Odinga was due to face President Uhuru... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta Asks Odinga Not to Block Kenyans From Votingstay at home and don't bother Kenyans who want to exercise their democratic rig
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
stay at home and don't bother Kenyans who want to exercise their democratic right," the President told Nasa leader Raila Odinga, adding that he (Mr Odinga) was the one who went to the Supreme Court to have the August 8 presidential election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Has Choice to Stay Away or Take Part in Poll - IEBCIndependent Electoral and Boundaries Commission bosses. By Nelcon Odhiambo and
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission bosses. By Nelcon Odhiambo and Patrick Lang'at It is up to Nasa leader Raila Odinga to choose whether to participate in next Thursday's repeat presidential election or not, the polls agency has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruto Slams Nasa Demands After Odinga Poll Withdrawalwhy are they giving conditions on how the elections should be held?" Ruto asked
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
why are they giving conditions on how the elections should be held?" Ruto asked. The Deputy President said NASA leader Raila Odinga wanted to foment a crisis and appeal to foreign governments intervention for the formation of a Coalition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DP Tells Odinga to Wait for 2022 If He's Not Ready for Oct 26 PollIndependent Electoral and Boundaries Commission bosses. Kitui — Deputy Preside
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission bosses. Kitui — Deputy President William Ruto has asked Opposition leader Raila Odinga to wait for 2022 if he is not ready for the October 26 fresh election. Speaking on Monday at Zombe Trading Centre... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Notes Strides in Poll Reforms, Urges More Transparencyensure a seamless results workflow, Chiloba said President Uhuru Kenyatta (Jubi
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
ensure a seamless results workflow, Chiloba said President Uhuru Kenyatta (Jubilee Party) and National Super Alliance's Raila Odinga will each be awarded a zero in the text section of RTS with the statutory Forms 34A and 34B being subsequently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Officers Arrive At Wanjigi's Home With Cutters, Sledge Hammersdon't have a search warrant, but police acquired one on Wednesday morning. Ore
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
don't have a search warrant, but police acquired one on Wednesday morning. Orengo says the businessman is being victimized for his link's with NASA leader Raila Odinga. Armed General Service Unit officers have taken over guard at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta, Ruto Urge Garissa Residents to Give Them Second Termas a way of ascending to power. "On the October 26, turn out in large numbers
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as a way of ascending to power. "On the October 26, turn out in large numbers and vote for Jubilee so that we can beat Raila Odinga by a bigger margin compared to August 8 elections," said President Kenyatta. He added "Our opponents have no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diplomats in Efforts to Unlock Political ImpasseThe standoff pitting Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta against opposition leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The standoff pitting Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta against opposition leader Raila Odinga over the repeat presidential election has rekindled the role of the international community, which has in the past brokered political deals in similar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEBC to Brief Diplomats on Next Week's Poll Readinessa training session in Nairobi on Sunday. Other than President Uhuru Kenyatta (
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
a training session in Nairobi on Sunday. Other than President Uhuru Kenyatta (Jubilee) and National Super Alliance's Raila Odinga, IEBC included five other candidates who contested on August 8 in the fresh election through an addendum gazette... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forms 34A, B Back in Focus as Court Rules on Chebukati Roleread the wrong numbers," Chebukati's legal counsel Kamau Karuri submitted on Oc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
read the wrong numbers," Chebukati's legal counsel Kamau Karuri submitted on October 11 at the hearing of the application. Raila Odinga who successfully petitioned the Supreme Court to nullify President Kenyatta's August 8 win, however wants the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stay At Home If You Don't Want Election, Uhuru Kenyatta Tells Raila OdingaRaïla Odinga and Uhuru Kenyatta. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday told Natio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Raïla Odinga and Uhuru Kenyatta. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday told National Super Alliance (Nasa) principal Raila Odinga to let Kenyans to choose their leader at the ballot instead of engaging in destructive streets protests. Addressing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tycoon Jimi Wanjigi's Whereabouts Still Unknown After Raidbe his in Malindi, and his opulent residence in Nairobi's Muthaiga estate. Nat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
be his in Malindi, and his opulent residence in Nairobi's Muthaiga estate. National Super Alliance leaders, among them Mr Raila Odinga, MPs and senators rushed to Mr Wanjigi's Muthaiga home, where he was believed to be holed up. Mr Wanjigi is a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kenya’s deputy president happy for election board to meet opposition demandsto meet opposition demands The Supreme Court annulled an 8 August vote at the
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 hours ago
to meet opposition demands The Supreme Court annulled an 8 August vote at the start of September after opposition leader Raila Odinga challenged the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenya’s Vice-President William Ruto addresses the 71st... Read more
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Reuters
Kenya's deputy president says happy for election board to meet opposition demandspresidential vote on Oct. 26. The Supreme Court annulled an Aug. 8 vote at the
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
presidential vote on Oct. 26. The Supreme Court annulled an Aug. 8 vote at the start of September after opposition leader Raila Odinga challenged the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Odinga has withdrawn from the repeat poll, saying the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 hours ago
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Odinga Got Saved But People Are Still Not ConvincedNasa leader Raila Odinga on Sunday accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nasa leader Raila Odinga on Sunday accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior at Neno Evangelical Church in Tudor, Mombasa. Mr Odinga repeated the famous "Namkubali Yesu kama Mwokozi wa maisha yangu", after the guidance of Bishop Robert Wafula,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Polls Body Demos Protesters Back in the Streetssupporters are back in the streets to push for electoral reforms even after Nat
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
supporters are back in the streets to push for electoral reforms even after National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga pulled out of repeat presidential poll. In Mombasa, police in full anti-riot gear lobbed teargas canisters to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Donors Ask Odinga to Rescind Decision to Boycott PollWestern donors want National Super Alliance leader, Raila Odinga, to rescind hi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Western donors want National Super Alliance leader, Raila Odinga, to rescind his withdrawal from the upcoming repeat election, even as they insist on respect for the IEBC. The move by the Opposition last week may have surprised many of the envoys,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'At least 33 dead in police crackdown in Nairobi'11 October 2017. Picture: AFP Protests erupted after President Uhuru Kenyatta
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
11 October 2017. Picture: AFP Protests erupted after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner over opposition leader Raila Odinga in the vote. The Supreme Court later voided the result. Odinga has withdrawn from a re-run on 26 October,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Govt Justified Killings in Nasa Proteststhat protests first erupted in some areas of Nairobi and Kisumu after National
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
that protests first erupted in some areas of Nairobi and Kisumu after National Super Alliance (Nasa) presidential candidate Raila Odinga stated in a press address on August 9 that there was hacking of IEBC servers and irregularities in the tallying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Lauds IEBC's Plans for Repeat Presidential Electionnot good for the country ahead of the polls. The mission warned that the "no e
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
not good for the country ahead of the polls. The mission warned that the "no elections" call by the main opposition leader Raila Odinga-led National Super Alliance (Nasa) and the insistence by President Kenyatta's Jubilee Party to pass... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
At least 33 people died in police crackdown in Nairobi - rights groupsRights Watch said on Monday. Protests erupted after President Uhuru Kenyatta w
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Rights Watch said on Monday. Protests erupted after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner over opposition leader Raila Odinga in the vote. The Supreme Court later voided the result. Odinga has withdrawn from a re-run on Oct. 26, leaving... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters: Rights groupsspokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
spokesman George Kinoti rejected the report, describing it as "sensational" and based on "falsehoods." Opposition leader Raila Odinga, whose legal challenge of vote-rigging had led the court to nullify the election, later withdrew his candidacy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Nasa's Well-Crafted Game Plan to Scuttle Electionopposition grouping, the National Super Alliance (Nasa) strategy, following the
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
opposition grouping, the National Super Alliance (Nasa) strategy, following the withdrawal of its presidential candidate Raila Odinga and running mate Kalonzo Musyoka from the fresh presidential poll. Meanwhile, Nasa plans a protracted legal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chebukati Answers Odinga on Reform Demands Ahead of Repeat PollsExecutive Ezra Chiloba and nine top managers as demanded by Nasa, setting the s
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Executive Ezra Chiloba and nine top managers as demanded by Nasa, setting the stage for a continued stand off. Nasa leader Raila Odinga on Sunday said he will not take part in the election with the same team at the helm of the IEBC. In a detailed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Backs Matiang'i's Stance on Violent Demos, Says Rutothinks they can benefit from an illegality, what law is that? Our competitors a
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
thinks they can benefit from an illegality, what law is that? Our competitors are in a corner." Mr Tuju described Mr Raila Odinga as "the most illegitimate leader" after comments by the Nasa co-principal that the scheduled poll will be an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Lauds IEBC's Plans for Repeat Presidential Electionaggravation was not good for the country ahead of the polls. The mission warne
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
aggravation was not good for the country ahead of the polls. The mission warned that the "no elections" call by the Raila Odinga-led National Super Alliance (Nasa) and the insistence by President Kenyatta's Jubilee Party to pass... Read more
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Reuters
Kenyan police killed at least 33 people in Nairobi after elections: rights groupsWatch said on Monday. Excessive force by police against protesters and residen
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Watch said on Monday. Excessive force by police against protesters and residents in strongholds of opposition leader Raila Odinga caused the deaths in Nairobi, the report said. President Uhuru Kenyatta defeated Odinga in the Aug. 8 election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rights Groups Say 33 Killed in Poll Aftermath, Demand Probetheir anger over the October 26 presidential election. President Uhuru Kenyatt
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
their anger over the October 26 presidential election. President Uhuru Kenyatta earlier Sunday warned Opposition leader Raila Odinga that he will face the full force of the law if he continues to cause violence in the pretext of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maize Flour Prices to Hit Sh120 as Subsidy Endspolitical headache for President Uhuru Kenyatta as he sought a second term in t
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
political headache for President Uhuru Kenyatta as he sought a second term in the nullified August elections. Nasa leader Raila Odinga has used the high cost of living to portray Mr Kenyatta's government as inept and uncaring. The subsidised... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Odinga Wants Wife to Divorce Tells Ekuru AukotNational Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga on Sunday called Thirdway Al
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga on Sunday called Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aukot a betrayer and asked the woman in his life to divorce him. Mr Odinga made the remarks at a rally at Mama Ngina Drive in Mombasa,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Tells Foreign Powers to Stay Out of Country's Affairswant to tell the international community that there is no problem in Kenya. The
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
want to tell the international community that there is no problem in Kenya. The only problem we have is one man called Raila Odinga (Nasa leader)," said President Kenyatta. The Head of State said the country will not allow dialogue between him... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition's Odinga Tells Why He Visited UK After Election PulloutNasa leader Raila Odinga addresses a rally at Mama Ngina Drive in Mombasa on Oc
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nasa leader Raila Odinga addresses a rally at Mama Ngina Drive in Mombasa on October 15, 2017. By Lucas Barasa, Mohamed Ahmed Nasa leader Raila Odinga on Sunday dismissed President Uhuru Kenyatta's claims that the opposition was seeking the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Odinga, who withdrew from Kenyan's vote re-run, calls for protestsshould be fresh nominations for a new vote. FILE: Kenya's opposition party Coa
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
should be fresh nominations for a new vote. FILE: Kenya's opposition party Coalition for Reforms and Democracy leader Raila Odinga on 6 June 2016 in Nairobi. Picture: AFP. MOMBASA, Kenya – Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga, who withdrew... Read more
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Reuters
Kenyan opposition leader Odinga, who withdrew from vote re-run, calls for protestsMOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga, who withdrew
Reuters / Posted yesterday
MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga, who withdrew from a presidential election re-run set for Oct. 26 saying it should only take place once wide-ranging reforms are undertaken, urged his supporters on Sunday to hold... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nasa Leader Odinga to Address Rally After RetreatNational Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga is expected to address his f
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga is expected to address his first major rally in Mombasa on Sunday after he withdrew from the presidential race. Mr Odinga, who was on a tour in the United Kingdom, is expected to address the highly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NGO Asks Bensouda to Open Investigations Into Raila, Kalonzohave petitioned the International Criminal Court (ICC) in which they are callin
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have petitioned the International Criminal Court (ICC) in which they are calling for the investigation of opposition leader Raila Odinga and his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka over what they term as inflammatory conduct and other crimes that fall... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Reaches Out to Foreign Powers for Helpto press for free and fair elections," Mr Masara said. The politicians reitera
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to press for free and fair elections," Mr Masara said. The politicians reiterated the call by Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga that there would be no election on October 26. They said they were ready to ensure that no poll takes place in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Jubilee, Nasa Plot for Election StormPresident Uhuru Kenyatta, left, will face opposition leader Raila Odinga. By J
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta, left, will face opposition leader Raila Odinga. By Justus Wanga and Wanjohi Githae The ruling Jubilee Party has employed a broad spectrum of strategies to legitimise President Uhuru Kenyatta's victory in the elections... Read more
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