Politics

Kenya bans protests in cities amid election fallout

Demonstrations banned in the central business districts of Nairobi, Mombasa and the opposition stronghold of Kisumu.

Kenya bans protests in cities amid election fallout

Kenya

New election law angers Kenya opposition

Police fire tear gas at protesters who fear changes approved by parliament could lead to victory for President Kenyatta.

Politics

What next for Kenya after opposition head quit rerun?

Electoral board to study opposition leader's withdrawal, as president vows polls will proceed without major contender.

What next after Raila Odinga quit presidential vote?

Opinion

Why did Raila Odinga withdraw from the election rerun?

Odinga's withdrawal will not make Uhuru Kenyatta president. But it will give more time to prepare for the new vote.

Nanjala Nyabola

by Nanjala Nyabola

Nanjala Nyabola

Politics

Kenya opposition leader 'withdraws' from poll rerun

Citing irregularities in the counting process, Raila Odinga says he is withdrawing from presidential election rerun.

Podcast

How fake news almost destroyed two Kenyan tribes

Rumours made two tribes go to war in rural Kenya, until they learned the facts.

How fake news almost destroyed two Kenyan tribes

Politics

Kenya: 'At least 37 killed in post-election violence'

Six-month old girl 'clobbered' by security agents among those killed, says Kenya National Commission on Human Rights.

At least 37 people were killed in election violence

Al Jazeera Correspondent

The Cut: Exploring FGM

Why does the dangerous and painful practice of female genital mutilation persist in so many countries across the world?

Education

Kenya's top university closes after violent clashes

Student protests draw anti-riot police, disturbing normal functioning of one of the country's oldest institutions.

University of Nairobi closes after violent clashes

Africa

Kenyan police fire tear gas at opposition protesters

Police in several cities clash with demonstrators calling for electoral commissioners to be sacked before rerun vote.

Kenyan police fire tear gas at opposition protesters

Africa

Kenya police ordered to investigate election officials

President Uhuru was declared the winner of the August elections but the Supreme Court ordered the vote annulled.

Kenya police ordered to investigate election officials

UpFront

Can Raila Odinga win Kenya's re-election?

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga on contesting presidential election results again and why this year is different.

UpFront

Is Kenya's democracy in crisis?

We ask Kenya's Raila Odinga about running for president again and debate whether the Syrian opposition lost the war.

Africa

Odinga: Kenya's presidential vote results 'manipulated'

Presidential hopeful praises top court's decision to order fresh Kenyan election after claims of manipulation.

Africa

Kenya's presidential elections pushed back

Court ruling prompts change of date for new polls as election commission says it needs more time to meet requirements.

Kenya's presidential elections moved to October 26