President Kenyatta reelected for 5 more years in Kenya

13 August, 2017, 00:38 | Author: Ora Austin
  • Kenya's opposition describes Kenyatta's win as a charade and a disaster

In a victory speech, Kenyatta said he was extending a "hand of friendship" to the opposition, which alleged that the election commission's database had been hacked and results were manipulated against Odinga.

The Kenyan opposition is harshly criticizing the government amid clashes between police and rioters that have killed a dozen people since the results of a disputed election were announced late Friday. "She was my only hope".

ELOG said the voting process went on smoothly apart from a few isolated cases of electronic kits failing to function properly. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to speak to the media.

An Associated Press photographer says Kenyan police in Nairobi have used tear gas on a large convoy of vehicles carrying opposition officials. Officers later fired guns into the air.

Kenyans resumed normal activities on Saturday after several weeks of election tension across the country.

He has called for unity following the election, saying "there is no need for violence".

Police earlier Saturday said they shot dead two people in the city of Kisumu during opposition protests.

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President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the victor Friday of Kenya's presidential election, but opposition candidate Raila Odinga alleged the voting was rigged.

What was arguably Kenya's worst violence since independence erupted immediately after it was announced that President Mwai Kibaki had won re-election in a close race against opposition leader Raila Odinga.

Kenyan police say they have shot and killed two people during riots by opposition supporters after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the victor in national elections.

Hundreds of riot police were in the streets of the capital, Nairobi, over fears of further protests by opposition supporters, who called the vote a "charade" and said challenging the outcome in court wasn't an option.

She's among up to twelve people reportedly shot dead during demonstrations in the western city of Kisumu and slums around Nairobi.

Protests in the Kawangware slum in Nairobi have left burning tyres, debris and looted shops following running battles between opposition supporters and police.

Odinga alleged that hackers infiltrated the election commission's computer system in favor of his opponent.



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