Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission published a document detailing different scenarios arising from the recently concluded General election. Six out of the seven scenarios each are very real possibilities given that the National Super Alliance is now challenging the election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in the Supreme Court. Which Scenario do you think will […]
This report focuses on some of the untruths perpetuated by both the government and the opposition about the nature of protests taking place after the August 11th announcement of Kenya’s Presidential Election Result. Has truth become this period’s first casualty?
Protestors and party supporters shared a night in which celebrations and gunshots were heard in different parts of the city. In Mathare, barely one kilometre between them, supporters of President Uhuru Kenyatta thronged street corners to celebrate, while supporters of Raila Odinga pelted Police with stones, bottles and molotov cocktails. Africa Uncensored’s Elijah Kanyi and […]
For some reason or the other, out of the over 25 million Kenyans who have national identity cards, only 19.6 million voted on August 8th. Why? A court ruling just days to the election has changed the game. Election results announced at the constituency level are final. What does that mean for the entire electoral […]
A court ruling just days to the election has changed the game. Election results announced at the constituency level are final. What does that mean for the entire electoral process and those involved?
Given that in 2013 there was widespread failure of the biometric voter registration kits and that the electronic results transmission system hardly worked, there are fears of a repeat of the same, 5 years later. Will that be the case? The Africa Uncensored team crunches the numbers and talks to slain IEBC ICT Manager Chris […]
For residents of Kitui county, the upcoming General Elections, which will be hotly contested at the gubernatorial level by the NASA coalition’s David Musila (outgoing Senator), Charity Ngilu (ex-Cabinet Secretary) and Julius Malombe (current/sitting Governor), present a fresh chance to use their voices to try and address an age-old problem in Ukambani: water scarcity. Africa […]