Kenya court hears plea against vote results

Runner-up wants court to nullify victory in presidential polls alleging voting irregularities.

Last Modified: 28 Mar 2013 04:48
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Kenya's Supreme Court is hearing a challenge to the recent presidential election result that declared Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner.

Runner up Raila Odinga wants the court to nullify Kenyatta's victory alleging voting irregularities.

Both the candidates have promised to accept the verdict that is expected to be announced on Saturday.

Al Jazeera’s Catherine Soi reports from the capital, Nairobi.


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