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KENYA ELECTIONS
AP / Ben Curtis
2022-08-08, Al Jazeera
Nairobi, Kenya – They may not be on the ballot or possess Kenyan citizenship but the names God and Jesus Christ are all over the politics of the East African nation....
Supporters greet Kenyan presidential candidate Raila Odinga at a campaign rally in Mombasa, Kenya, Friday, Aug. 5, 2022. Kenya is due to hold its general election on Tuesday, Aug. 9 as East Africa's economic hub chooses a successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta.
AP / Gideon Maundu
2022-08-06, Al Jazeera
Nairobi, Kenya – It is election season in Kenya and even beyond the 22.1 million registered voters going to the polls on August 9, the biggest catchphrase of the campaign...
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta casts his vote in his hometown of Gatundu, Kenya Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017.
AP / Ben Curtis
2022-08-02, Urdu Point
Nairobi, Aug 2 (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 2nd Aug, 2022 ) :In his final weeks as president, Uhuru Kenyatta has been busier than usual playing peacemaker in East...
Al Jazeera: Nairobi, KenyaKenyans are voting on Tuesday to pick a successor to outgoing PresidentUhuru Kenyatta in what is seen as a key test of stability for one of Africa’s healthiest democracies. Voting begins at 6am local (03:00 GMT) and runs through until 6pm...
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Xinhua: Kenyan presidential candidate Raila Odinga (C), veteran opposition leader and former Prime Minister, makes his final pitch to voters during a public rally in Nairobi, Kenya, Aug. 6, 2022. Some 22.1 million Kenyans will vote on Aug. 9 to elect, among others,...
TeluguStop: Nairobi 9 August : Kenyan police has stated the security of Kenya has been increased throughout the nation to ensure a peaceful general elections Source:TeluguStop.com Read More.. ......
MENA FN: (MENAFN - IANS) Nairobi, Aug 9 (IANS) Kenyan police has said that security has been enhanced across the country to ensure peaceful general elections slated for Tuesday.Police spokesman Bruno Shioso ... ......
Jurist: Aynsley Genga is a JURIST Staff Correspondent in Kenya. Kenya is now a day away from its general elections, and political rallies are over. Saturday was actually the last day for any campaigns or rallies to be conducted. In the lead-up to the weekend political...
La Prensa Latina: Nairobi, Aug 8 (EFE).- Kenya goes to the polls on Tuesday to elect a new president in a general election defined by the rising cost of living. Despite a largely peaceful campaign, there are fears of a repeat of the deadly violence that followed previous...
Voa News: Kenyans head to the polls Tuesday, and the country will rely heavily on technology to verify voter identity and transmit presidential vote results. The electoral body is at the center of the public's attention as it tries to clean its image after the...
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