Africa

Kenyan judges criticise Kenyatta over 'veiled threats'

President Kenyatta called the country's Supreme Court judges "crooks" after they annulled his election win.

Kenyan judges criticise Kenyatta over 'veiled threats'

Africa

Kenya court annuls result of presidential elections

Supreme Court says electoral board committed 'illegalities' as it orders a fresh election to be held within two months.

Kenya Supreme Court annuls result of presidential polls

Kenya

Kenyan Twitter buzzing after ruling annuls polls

Many social media users describe the Supreme Court's judgment as a victory for Kenyan democracy.

Kenyans on social media react to ruling annulling polls

Africa

UN chief urges calm in Kenya after deadly protests

Antonio Guterres calls on Kenya's opposition to refrain from violence after deadly post-election clashes.

UN calls for calm in Kenya after deadly protests

Inside Story

Is Kenya's democracy in danger?

Incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta declared winner of presidential elections, but his rival is refusing to concede defeat.

Africa

Uhuru Kenyatta wins Kenya's presidential election

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

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

Kenya opposition leader warns of rigging before vote

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

Africa

Kenya's rivals scramble for votes before tight poll

Presidential runners Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga try to win voters on final day of campaigning.

Health

Kenyans urged to end medical strike after patients die

President Uhuru Kenyatta urges medical workers to return to job, saying nearly 20 patients have died in three days.

Kenya

Kenya 'Day of Rage' protests turn deadly

At least two dead in police firing in Kisumu city as opposition supporters protest against electoral body.

Protests in Kenya as opposition marks 'Day of Rage'

Politics

Kenyans mock 'visiting' president over jet-setting

After criticism over government spending on foreign trips, Kenyans joke and vent anger on social media.

Kenyans mock 'visiting' president over jet-setting

Politics

Kenyatta: Gay rights is a non-issue for Kenya

Kenyan president describes gay rights as a non-issue after Obama calls for equality for gays and lesbians in Africa.

Kenyatta: Gay rights is a non-issue for Kenya

Opinion

Obama's impact on Kenyatta's imprimatur

In Kenya, Barack Obama's visit is seen as an international acknowledgement of Uhuru Kenyatta's government.

Patrick Gathara

by Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara

Opinion

Is Kenya at war with al-Shabab?

In Kenya, talk of war masks a multitude of sins on the part of the government and security agents.

Patrick Gathara

by Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara