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Enigma of Kenyan Politics Leaves Odinga’s Future Uncertain

May 29, 2018by Charles Wachira Raila Odinga, one of Kenya’s indefatigable candidates for the country’s top office, seems to be nearing a turning point as leader of the opposition. Since his first failed bid for the presidency…

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News and Press Release
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IPI
Posted:
29 May 2018

Kenya

Kenyatta’s Second Victory and the Future of Democracy in Kenya

by Sheila Kinya Gitonga The election of Uhuru Kenyatta for the second time in a span of less than three months is the culmination of an uncertain period that, for many, centered the rule of law and…

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News and Press Release
Source:
IPI
Posted:
08 Nov 2017

Kenya

Protecting Kenya’s Democratic Gains

by Ngala Chome Kenya’s political opposition, the National Super Alliance, or NASA, announced on August 16 that it would petition the August 8 presidential election results declared by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). The results…

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News and Press Release
Source:
IPI
Posted:
24 Aug 2017

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Kenya’s Threat on Camp Closures Exposes Some Hard Truths

by Alex Thurston Kenya’s government announced earlier this month that it would close Dadaab, the world’s largest cluster of refugee camps, and Kakuma, another major camp. The government has made similar announcements in the past, most recently…

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News and Press Release
Source:
IPI
Posted:
18 May 2016

Kenya

Why Kenyans Voted For ICC-Indicted Candidates

How is it that Kenyans, who have voiced consistent support for the International Criminal Court, voted for candidates who were about to be tried by the same court? The answer reveals a web of contradictions, partly…

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News and Press Release
Source:
IPI
Posted:
20 Mar 2013

Kenya

In the Shadow of Violence, Kenya’s Stability at Stake in March Election

The stakes for Kenya’s March 4 general elections are high. The country’s future political and economic stability will be determined by the extent to which the polls are peaceful and credible. Experts warn that a repeat…

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News and Press Release
Source:
IPI
Posted:
23 Jan 2013

Kenya

The Shifting of Political Positions in Africa

Adonia Ayebare l Director, Africa Program Africa's leaders gathered at Speke Resort Munyonyo on the shores of Lake Victoria on the outskirts of the Ugandan capital Kampala on July 25th for the African Union bi-annual summit. This was the 15th…

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Analysis
Source:
IPI
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

A choice for peace? The story of forty-one days of mediation in Kenya

Elisabeth Lindenmayer and Josie Lianna Kaye Executive Summary The postelection violence that erupted in Kenya in December 2007 resulted in the deaths of over one thousand people and left three hundred thousand people displaced. While catastrophic, the scale of the social and…

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Analysis
Source:
IPI
Posted:
21 Mar 2011
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