Recent Kenya Reports
New leadership needs to move from ethnically-based politics to a more inclusive form of government, experts say.
Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto wants trial date postponed, and asks to be excused from attending in person.
Despite widespread fears of violence, the country’s general election in March went off peacefully. Five years ago, Kibera slum on the outskirts of Nairobi was among the areas worst hit by the bloodshed that engulfed Kenya in the aftermath of the country’s last election in December 2007. Following a peaceful vote this time around, residents have praised the efforts of one local activist, known as Solo 7.
Court may find it harder to pursue outreach activities now that two suspects hold high office.
Was enough done to counter incitement and threats that spread online during recent elections?