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17-Aug-2022 to 12:00

Spectre of controversy dogs Kenya polls

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Kenya is still struggling to shake off the spectre of election controversy that had dogged its past despite the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission declaring Deputy President, William Ruto the country's next president.

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10-Aug-2022 to 11:22

Kenya vote count: Ruto and Odinga neck and neck

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Provisional results of Tuesday's presidential election in Kenya suggest a tight race between frontrunners deputy president William Ruto and veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga, APA can report from Nairobi on Wednesday.

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09-Aug-2022 to 14:55

Polling ends in Kenya landmark vote

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Official polling has closed in Kenya's largely peaceful general elections, with minor hitches reported in the use of electronic voting equipment in some centres, APA can report from Nairobi on Tuesday.

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09-Aug-2022 to 12:36

Moment of truth in Kenya presidential vote

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — It's the moment of truth for two of Kenya's presidential election front runners after millions of voters queued out to vote for a new president on Tuesday against the backdrop of an ailing economy, unemployment and corruption.

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25-Jul-2022 to 16:27

Corruption takes centre state in Kenya election campaigns

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Corruption as a central theme in Kenya's election campaign could make or break one of the frontrunners going into next month's watershed vote.

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19-Jul-2022 to 18:41

USAID chief to visit drought-stricken East Africa

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — USAID official Samantha Power is set to East Africa, a region where an unprecedented drought is pushing millions to the brink of starvation and where food insecurity is being further exacerbated by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

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09-Jun-2022 to 10:02

250, 000 ghost voters found on Kenya electoral register

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has admitted an anomaly which reveals that close to 250, 000 ghost voters (who are no longer alive) have been discovered on its electoral register.

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