Three dead as clashes mark Kenyan opposition leader's return
Three people were shot dead Friday in Nairobi, an AFP reporter saw, as police dispersed thousands of opposition supporters welcoming home their leader Raila Odinga from an overseas trip.
Kenyan police fire in air to disperse opposition demonstrators
Kenyan police fired in the air on Friday to disperse hundreds of opposition supporters gathered outside the airport in the capital Nairobi, a Reuters witness said.
Security tight at Kenya court ahead of hearing on election challenges
Security was tight outside Kenyan Supreme Court on Tuesday as it prepared to review petitions challenging President Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory in the October presidential election.
Kenya: Re-run election disputed
On Monday, the results of the Kenyan general election were disputed by the main opposition leader, Raila Odinga, and his supporters in a repeat of what occurred after the original...
After Kenyatta win, all eyes on embattled Odinga
Kenya was once again left waiting Tuesday, as embattled opposition leader Raila Odinga prepared to lay out his strategy following a boycott of last week's protest-hit elections that handed President Uhuru Kenyatta a landslide win.
Raila, Uhuru, don’t plunge Kenya into crisis
Do Raila and Uhuru want a repeat of that ugly experience? Do they want to increase poverty in a country that largely depends on foreign aid? Why can’t these men be patriotic and altruistic? Why are they bent on destroying Kenya?
Live bullets and bloodshed turn spotlight on Kenyan police
It is a well-trodden path: demonstrators take to the streets, building barricades and throwing stones, and at times looting shops, while riot police respond by firing tear gas and warning shots and sometimes firing directly at them.
One dead as fresh protests erupt after Kenya's divisive vote
One person was shot dead in fresh protests in western Kenya on Friday, further staining a presidential election marred by division, low turnout and violence. The latest bloodshed, which brought the death toll to six, occurred as angry opposition supporters took to streets in several western towns to protest plans to stage a poll on…