Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta starts two-day state visit to South Africa

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been welcomed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to start a two-day state visit to South Africa.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Joe Biden discusses 'transparency' with Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyatta's visit comes as a nearly yearlong war in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia continues to roil the region.

published on : 15th October 2021

US President Joe Biden to meet Kenya counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta as war roils nearby Ethiopia

Kenya, which shares a border with Ethiopia, has long had a strong relationship with the US, partnering with Washington in efforts to thwart Islamic terrorism.

published on : 13th October 2021

Kenya police ordered to investigate election officials after annulled presidential poll

A probe has been ordered of the country's election commission for alleged "irregularities and illegalities" in the conduct of August's annulled presidential poll.

published on : 24th September 2017

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta slams annulled election victory as Supreme Court's 'judicial coup'

The Supreme Court on September 1 declared Kenya's August 8 presidential election "invalid, null and void" after hearing a legal challenge filed by the opposition, led by Raila Odinga.

published on : 21st September 2017

Observers under fire for 'rubber stamping' Kenya vote

Accused of glossing over flaws in Kenya's election which later caused the result to be overturned, international observers are under a harsh spotlight ahead of a re-run next month.

published on : 12th September 2017

Kenyan judges slam President Kenyatta's 'veiled threats' after poll win

Kenyan judges have slammed the "veiled threats" made by President Uhuru Kenyatta after the judiciary overturned his election on the ground that it was flawed.

published on : 3rd September 2017

Fuming Kenyan President hits out at judiciary over poll cancellation

Kenyatta says the country's judiciary has a "problem" and his administration will revisit the issue once it is reelected.

published on : 2nd September 2017

'Unimaginable' task ahead for Kenya as SC annuls Presidential elections

Praise poured in Saturday for Kenya's judiciary after a historic ruling annulling presidential poll results, as attention turned to how discredited officials will organise a new vote in only two month

published on : 2nd September 2017

At least 10 killed in latest Kenya drought clash

At least 10 people have been killed in the latest clashes in drought-hit Kenya between rural communities fighting over pasture to graze their animals, police said on Monday.

published on : 20th March 2017