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Kenya

Raila Odinga Sworn in as Kenya’s “People’s President”

Blog Post by John Campbell As he has long said he would do, Raila Odinga had himself sworn in as the “people’s president” at noon on January 30 in the presence of thousands of supporters in Uhuru…

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News and Press Release
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CFR
Posted:
30 Jan 2018

Kenya

For Now, Odinga Backs Down in Kenya

Blog Post by John Campbell Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga's decision on December 10 to postpone his inauguration as the president of an alternative “People’s assembly” for Kenya has, at least for the time being, lowered the…

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News and Press Release
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CFR
Posted:
20 Dec 2017

Kenya

The Intransigence of Kenya’s Raila Odinga

Blog Post by John Campbell Not only is opposition leader Raila Odinga refusing to recognize the presidency of Uhuru Kenyatta, sworn in on Tuesday, he has announced that he will be sworn in as “the people’s president”…

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News and Press Release
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CFR
Posted:
29 Nov 2017

Kenya + 2 more

What Went Wrong With Kenya’s Elections?

President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga’s impasse over the 2017 election has cast a shadow on Kenya’s future. Expert Brief by John Campbell In the decade leading up to the 2017 election cycle, Kenya was on…

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News and Press Release
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CFR
Posted:
03 Nov 2017

Kenya

Low Turnout, Protests, and No End in Sight for Kenyan Election Crisis

Blog Post by John Campbell Only a third of registered voters in Kenya voted in an October 26 presidential election rerun, in comparison with the nearly 80 percent who participated in the August elections. It appears that…

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News and Press Release
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CFR
Posted:
27 Oct 2017

Kenya

Uneasy Stalemate in Postelection Kenya

The opposition leader’s challenge to incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta’s election victory risks undermining democracy in East Africa’s economic hub. Expert Brief by John Campbell Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow for Africa Policy Studies Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has emerged from a…

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Analysis
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CFR
Posted:
21 Aug 2017

Kenya

Drought and the Kenyan Elections

by John Campbell The very tight race between Uhuru Kenyatta and his Jubilee Party and Raila Odinga and the National Super Alliance (NASA) reflects growing food insecurity that, in turn, is the product of drought, which may…

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News and Press Release
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CFR
Posted:
27 Jul 2017

Kenya

Electoral Violence in Kenya

Contingency Planning Memorandum No. 17 Introduction Kenya is at risk of repeating the violence that marred its 2007 presidential election, during which 1,133 died and nearly 600,000 were displaced from their homes. Political order in Kenya nearly collapsed.…

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Analysis
Source:
CFR
Posted:
09 Jan 2013