Uhuru Kenyatta

 
Election fracas tests a tense Kenya
Election fracas tests a tense Kenya
This has been a tumultuous week — yes, another one — in Kenyan politics. Just as the country was getting used to the idea of a fresh...
Violence erupts in Kenya over new election law
Violence erupts in Kenya over new election law
Kenyan police have fired tear gas at opposition protesters, a day after their leader Raila Odinga announced his withdrawal from the presidential...
Why did Raila Odinga withdraw from the Kenyan election rerun?
Why did Raila Odinga withdraw from the Kenyan election rerun?
In a surprising turn of events, Raila Odinga announced on October 10 that he...
Kenyatta’s rash remarks may cost him
Kenyatta’s rash remarks may cost him
When he took the unprecedented step of nullifying Kenya’s August  8 election, Chief Justice David Maraga found himself in the crosshairs of...
Three countries. Three heartbreaks. One week
Three countries. Three heartbreaks. One week
More than once, I have had this feeling that I live on a continent that harbours a deep hatred for those of my gender. And if I was lulled for a...
Can Kenya fix its broken politics?
Can Kenya fix its broken politics?
The initial shock of the supreme court’s decision to annul last month’s presidential election has just about worn off. Now, Kenya must brace...
Primacy of the law has been asserted in Kenya – but the aftermath is unpredictable
Primacy of the law has been asserted in Kenya – but the aftermath is unpredictable
On Friday September 1, Kenya’s Supreme Court delivered a surprise. Against the expectations of many, the court...
Kenya’s Supreme Court has given an impossible deadline for the repeat election
Kenya’s Supreme Court has given an impossible deadline for the repeat election
The Kenyan Supreme Court has found that the August 8 presidential election result is invalid. It blames the electoral commission, not the declared...
From good to bad, and the implications of Kenya on international observation
From good to bad, and the implications of Kenya on international observation
In the aftermath of Kenya’s August 8th elections, international observers were fast in expressing their satisfaction with the implementation of...
Kenya Supreme Court annuls presidential poll in historic decision
Kenya Supreme Court annuls presidential poll in historic decision
Kenya's Supreme Court on Friday declared the results of last month's presidential poll "invalid, null and void" and ordered the election be re-run...
Comic relief in petitions and re-election contests
Comic relief in petitions and re-election contests
I was wrong in my last column, “Electoral cynicism and the curse of nane nane” (August 17). Raila Odinga’s opposition National Super Alliance...

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