Kenya pushes back new election to October 26
Kenya's electoral commission on Thursday postponed a re-run of the presidential vote to October 26, giving itself nine extra days to fix problems that had caused the first poll to be annulled.
Kenya president slams annulled poll as judicial 'coup'
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Thursday that a Supreme Court ruling annulling his recent election victory was a "coup" that stole democracy from the people.
Kenya's electronic voting system won't be ready, says French firm
The electronic voting system due to be used in a re-run of Kenya's presidential poll will not be ready in time, the French biometrics firm behind it said Monday.
Audit shows no hacking of Kenya vote system
An audit of the electronic system used to tally votes in Kenya's cancelled presidential poll showed no manipulation of data, the French biometrics firm that supplied the system told AFP Friday.
Somali troops flee to Kenya to escape Shabaab attack
Somali soldiers, some of them wounded, fled across the border into Kenya during an attack by Islamic militants on the town of Bulo Hawo on Monday, security sources said.
Leaked memo reveals failings in Kenya's election body
The chairman of Kenya's election commission has written to the panel's CEO, questioning a host of failings in the conduct of last month's presidential poll, annulled by the Supreme Court.
Kenya blames 'arson' for death of nine schoolgirls
A weekend fire at a Kenyan high school dormitory that killed nine teenaged girls was started deliberately, Kenya's education minister said Monday.
Fuming Kenyatta hits out at judiciary over poll cancellation
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday lashed out at the judiciary for overturning his re-election, and refused opposition demands to replace the tarnished polls commission.