Hamza Mohamed

Hamza Mohamed

Politics

Relative calm in Kisumu after Kenya election clashes

Three people reported killed as police clashed with supporters of defeated presidential candidate Raila Odinga.

Relative calm in Kisumu after Kenya election clashes

Africa

Uhuru Kenyatta wins Kenya presidential election

Incumbent's victory comes amid allegations of voting fraud made by supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga.

Uhuru Kenyatta wins Kenya presidential election

Africa

Why are Kenya's elections so bitterly contested?

Opposition leader rejects presidential poll results alleging fraud, as yet another election in Kenya runs into trouble.

Why are Kenya's elections so bitterly contested?

Africa

In Kenya's Kisumu, prayers for 'Baba' Odinga's presidency

In Odinga's hometown people vent their anger, but still hopeful their leader will be president - the first from their tribe.

In Kenya's Kisumu, prayers for 'Baba' Odinga's presidency

Africa

Kenya: Polls close in tightly contested elections

Counting begins after voting ends in tightly contested elections that will decide the fate of incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta.

Kenya: Polls close in tightly contested elections

Africa

Kenya goes to the polls in closely contested election

President Kenyatta seeking a second and final five-year term in office but faces stiff competition from Raila Odinga.

Kenya goes to the polls in closely contested election

Africa

Kenya set for its first social media election

Social media and the spread of alarmist fake news might be what will make the difference in this maturing democracy.

Kenya set for its first social media election

Politics

Kenyan elections: The ethnicity factor

Voters from Kenya's various tribes say they will vote for candidate of their own ethnic group because they 'trust' him.

Kenyan elections: The ethnicity factor

Africa

Raila Odinga warns of rigging before Kenya election

Candidate and ex-PM Raila Odinga says he is prepared to stop an alleged plot by the president's ruling Jubilee party.

Raila Odinga warns of rigging before Kenya election

Politics

Why Kenya's presidential election on August 8 matters

The young democracy and regional economic powerhouse plays a key role in regional security and political order.

Why Kenya's presidential election on August 8 matters

Africa

Africa and the Gulf crisis: the peril of picking sides

Decisions by African states to take sides in the Gulf rift could have a long-term impact on citizens, analysts warn.

Africa and the Gulf crisis: the peril of picking sides

Africa

Farmajo calls for arms' embargo end to defeat al-Shabab

President tells London conference Somali troops need access to heavy weapons in fight against armed group al-Shabab.

Farmajo calls for arms' embargo end to defeat al-Shabab