Raila Odinga

Kenya president says no talks with opposition leader

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 10:04 GMT

Kenya's president is ruling out dialogue with the opposition leader who boycotted the recent election and plans a mock "inauguration" next week.

Two killed as Kenyan police disperse demonstrators

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 12:51 GMT

Two people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi.

Kenya president ahead with 96 pct support - partial tally

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 - 01:41 GMT

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has won over 96 percent of the votes counted so far from Thursday's re-run election.

Egypt Today’s morning international news

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 08:43 GMT

Egypt Today briefs top European newspapers on Tuesday.

Kenya opposition leader urges vote boycott, civil disobedience

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 04:24 GMT

Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga urged supporters to boycott Thursday's repeat presidential election and persuade their friends to do the same.

Kenya police disperse protesters as Odinga tempers vote protest call

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 03:52 GMT

Kenyan police fired teargas and shots in the air to scatter a small number of demonstrators in Nairobi as Odinga tempers vote protest call.

People should stay home, not protest during polls: Kenya

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 12:01 GMT

Raila Odinga told a BBC interviewer that he was not calling for protests during repeat presidential elections scheduled for Thursday.

Kenyan opposition leader Odinga calls for protests

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 12:12 GMT

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga, who withdrew from a presidential election re-run set for Oct. 26, urged his supporters on Sunday to hold protests

Kenya opposition protests as poll body mulls next step

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 10:24 GMT

Supporters of Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga took to the streets Wednesday .

Kenya opposition leader withdraws from presidential election re-run

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 02:19 GMT

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Tuesday

Police teargas Kenyan vote protesters, crowds gather in cities

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 - 11:59 GMT

Police fired teargas at opposition activists in Kenya's capital on Friday as demonstrators.

Odinga to challenge Kenyatta's re-election in court

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 03:50 GMT

Odinga said on he would go to the Supreme Court over last week's disputed presidential election results, which saw Kenyatta secure a second term in office.

Kenya's Odinga mulls next move on disputed election

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 - 05:19 GMT

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga was weighing his next move Monday.

Kenyan opposition leader claims 'hacking', rejects election results

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 - 09:55 GMT

President Uhuru Kenyatta appeared headed for re-election Wednesday but his rival Raila Odinga claimed a massive hacking attack had manipulated results.

Facebook offers tool to combat fake news in Kenya ahead of polls

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 - 02:18 GMT

Facebook (FB.O) rolled out a tool this week to help Kenyan users spot fake news ahead of a hotly-contested presidential election that has seen supporters of rival candidates trade bitter words online.

Kenyan MP arrested, again accused of inciting violence

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 08:49 GMT

Kenyan police on Saturday arrested a lawmaker already accused of inciting violence after he urged people to take land away from white farmers, senior officers said.

Kenya's social media election: attack ads and data mining

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 12:33 GMT

A strikingly toxic campaign ad was unleashed online in Kenya just weeks before national elections.