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News Brief: Ala. Election Draws Near, Court Rules On Kenya's Election

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 03:56
Three Alabama newspapers urged voters not to elect GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore, who's accused of sexual misconduct. In Kenya, judges dismissed a pair of petitions challenging the Oct. 26 vote. Facebook; Twitter; Email ...
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Supreme Court upholds result of Kenya's presidential vote

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 03:22
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday unanimously upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month's repeat presidential vote, paving the way for him to be sworn in next week. Policemen stand near a poster depicting Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, ...
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BREAKING NEWS: Kenya Supreme court upholds Kenyatta's election victory

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 03:22
NAIROBI. – Kenya's supreme court has upheld the victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month's controversial re-run of presidential elections, clearing the way for the 55-year-old leader to be sworn in for a second and final term next week. After hearing two days of arguments, a six-judge bench said ...
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Market eyes boom as political uncertainty wanes

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 03:11
The Kenyan shilling strengthened, the Eurobond rallied and the stock market remained cagey after the Supreme Court upheld President Uhuru Kenyatta's win on Monday morning. Reuters quoted the shilling at 103.60/80 per dollar after the unanimous verdict was delivered, from 103.80/90, where it was ...
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Kenya Supreme Court Sides With Incumbent in Presidential Revote

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:52
NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday dismissed two petitions seeking to overturn last month's presidential vote, paving the way for ...
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Kenya's Supreme Court Affirms Re-Election Of Uhuru Kenyatta

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:48
Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday affirmed the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, dismissing two petitions that challenged last month's re-run ...
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The Latest: Kenya opposition head: Court ruling no surprise

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:37
Kenyan Supreme Court Chief Justice David Maraga presides during the judgement of the petitions at Supreme court in Nairobi, Kenya, Monday, Nov.
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Kenya: Supreme Court Upholds Oct 26 Re-Election of Uhuru Kenyatta

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:26
The Supreme Court has in a unanimous decision, dismissed the petitions challenging the validity of the October 26 presidential election. The bench in a oneness of mind, found that the two separate petitions, that of Harun Mwau and that of Khelef Khalifa and Njonjo Mwau, failed to show that the poll was ...
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Kenya top court upholds Kenyatta's win in repeat election

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:03
A supporter of opposition leader Raila Odinga throws a canister of tear gas towards riot police during running battles with police in Kibera Slums in Nairobi, Kenya, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. Kenyan opposition leaders say police are using gunfire and tear gas to disperse residents of a city slum protesting ...
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Kenya top court upholds Kenyatta's win in repeat election

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:03
A supporter of opposition leader Raila Odinga throws a canister of tear gas towards riot police during running battles with police in Kibera Slums in ...
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Kenya's supreme court has upheld the reelection of president Uhuru Kenyatta

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:03
Kenya's supreme court has dismissed two petitions against the Oct. 26 reelection of president Uhuru Kenyatta. In a summary of their judgment, the ...
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Kenya court upholds President Kenyatta's election victory

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:03
Kenya's supreme court judges arrive at the court room before delivering their ruling. Photograph: Baz Ratner/Reuters. Kenya ...
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Kenya Leader's Win Backed by Court, Ending Months of Uncertainty

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 02:02
Kenya's top court upheld Uhuru Kenyatta's presidential win, ending three months of electoral uncertainty that have slowed growth in East Africa's ...
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Kenya Supreme Court upholds Kenyatta election victory

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:58
Kenya's Supreme Court has upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, dismissing petitions to overturn the vote. The decision appeared to ...
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The Latest: Protests begin as Kenya court upholds election

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:55
NAIROBI, Kenya — The Latest on Kenya's election turmoil (all times local):. 10:05 a.m.. Protests have already begun in response to the decision by ...
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Kenya's Supreme Court upholds Kenyatta election win

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:52
Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday dismissed two petitions to overturn the country's October 26 presidential election re-run, validating the poll victory ...
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Great Northern Kenya wildlife aerial count begins

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:46
The exercise which will be carried out until the end of the month will cover the Laikipia, Samburu, Isiolo, Marsabit and Meru ecosystems/FILE NAIROBI, ...
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Kenya Supreme Court dismisses challenges, upholds Kenyatta's re-election in repeat elections

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:41
NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya Supreme Court dismisses challenges, upholds Kenyatta's re-election in repeat elections. Copyright 2017 The Associated ...
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Kenya's top court rejects petitions to nullify election result

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:41
Kenya's supreme court on Monday unanimously rejected two petitions to have last month's repeat presidential election nullified, paving the way for ...
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Kenya's Supreme Court upholds repeat presidential vote

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 01:15
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month's repeat presidential vote.
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