Yesterday, the country woke up to news that the legislature intends to institute amendments to legislation affecting the conduct of elections, ahead of the fresh presidential election now slated for 26thOctober. The publication period of the proposed laws was truncated, with the result that these were tabled for the first


On Friday, the Supreme Court of Kenya spoke unequivocally for the Constitution and the rule of law. Its judgment in the presidential election petition is an unprecedented and courageous statement of justice that will continue to reverberate across Africa and the world. We applaud the courageous decision of the majority



The dispute is over presidential results that were verbally announced as final on August 11th, and the numbers and documentation released on the website of the electoral board.

Ten days after the announcement, documentation on the website portal of the IEBC (Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission) remains incomplete and


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