Mwai Kibaki Newswire

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  1. Kenya opposition lodges legal challenge to electionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | India.com

    ... that he has been cheated for a third time in a row. Following the disputed 2007 election - which Odinga lost to Mwai Kibaki - politically motivated tribal violence resulted in 1,100 deaths. When Odinga was declared the loser to Kenyatta in 2013 he ...

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  2. Kenya election a show of strength by voters, specialists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | UPI

    ... to keep the peace in this election after a disastrous presidential race in 2007. Odinga lost that vote to Mwai Kibaki, but international observers concluded there had been widespread electoral fraud. The contested outcome brought the country close ...

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  3. Kenyans Voted Along Ethnic, Geographic Lines to Re-elect KenyattaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Voice of America

    ... the run up to the election. In late 2007 and early 2008, ethnic violence resulted in over 1,000 deaths following Mwai Kibaki's victory over Odinga, who went on to serve as the country's prime minister until 2013. Amid the violence, over a ...

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  4. Elections 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    ... for a win in the senatorial battle in Kisii County on an ODM ticket. The former Education Minister in President Mwai Kibaki's regime is leading with 178,263 votes. A 23 year old independent candidate John Paul Mwirigi has been elected Igembe South ...

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  5. Congratulations Kenyatta, but it is not yet UhuruRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Daily Monitor

    ... 1,000 Kenyans died and about 600,000 were displaced in 2008 following a disputed presidential election between Mwai Kibaki and Raila Odinga. However, these most recent deaths, including that of Chris Musando, the IT specialist with the Independent ...

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  6. Kenyans return to work as opposition strike call flopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... 1,200 people were killed and 600,000 displaced in widespread ethnic violence after he lost the 2007 election to Mwai Kibaki. Relief at the relatively muted protests this time, along with the re-election of a leader seen as pro-business and ...

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  7. 5 Things for August 14: Charlottesville. North Korea. KenyaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | WICU12 Erie

    ... than 1,000 people were killed in months of bloodshed when Odinga -- who'd been defeated by the then-President Mwai Kibaki -- claimed the vote was rigged. So you didn't win that $393 million Mega Millions jackpot over the weekend? Don't worry, you ...

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  8. Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga calls strike as he mulls optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Indian Express

    ... power and marginalised for over half a century. In 2007, Odinga and his allies claimed an election was stolen by Mwai Kibaki - a Kikuyu. Foreign observers agreed there had been irregularities.

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  9. Kenyan opposition calls for strike in election standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Columbian

    ... multiparty democracy in 1991. At least 1,100 people died in the wake of a disputed 2007 vote that Odinga lost to Mwai Kibaki, and about 350,000 people were forced to flee their homes. Protracted turmoil could derail an economy that's grown an ...

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  10. Kenya: Odinga Should Heed His Own Words to Strengthen Kenyan DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and thereby contribute to strengthening Kenya's democracy. After the violence that followed the announcement of Mwai Kibaki's victory in the flawed 2007 election, the establishment of elected county assemblies, and the introduction of ...

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  11. A look at Kenya's recent history of deadly election unrestRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... was arguably Kenya's worst violence since independence erupted immediately after it was announced that President Mwai Kibaki had won re-election in a close race against opposition leader Raila Odinga. More than 1,000 people died and 600,000 were ...

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  12. Kenya: History of Elections Rigging in Kenya Since IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | AllAfrica.com

    ... by simple, plain and less intelligent tricks executed mainly by use of force. The instance of retired President Mwai Kibaki versus one Jael Mbogo, who kicked off her political career in 1958 in the pre-independence era as councillor of the then ...

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  13. Trucks stuck at Uganda border as tensions remain high in KenyaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 12 | Daily Monitor

    ... violence that broke out after the opposition's Raila Odinga disputed the re-election of former president Mwai Kibaki in December 2007. A section of the railway line connecting to Uganda was uprooted and trucks would not ply the route during the ...

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  14. A look at Kenyaa s recent history of deadly election unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Republic

    ... was arguably Kenya's worst violence since independence erupted immediately after it was announced that President Mwai Kibaki had won re-election in a close race against opposition leader Raila Odinga. More than 1,000 people died and 600,000 were ...

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  15. .com | A look at Kenya's recent history of deadly election unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | News24

    ... was arguably Kenya's worst violence since independence erupted immediately after it was announced that President Mwai Kibaki had won re-election in a close race against opposition leader Raila Odinga. More than 1 000 people died and 600 000 were ...

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  16. Uneasy Calm Returns to Kenyan Capital After Election ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Bloomberg

    ... multiparty democracy in 1991. At least 1,100 people died in the wake of a disputed 2007 vote that Odinga lost to Mwai Kibaki, and about 350,000 people were forced to flee their homes. "The post-election environment will again center on the electoral ...

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  17. .com | Kenya's dogged opposition leader Raila Odinga at a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | News24

    ... in the last two votes. To stop the killings, international mediators forced a deal that saw the incumbent, Mwai Kibaki, continue as president, while Odinga took the specially created position of prime minister in a power-sharing government. He held ...

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  18. Kenya: Fourth Time Unlucky but Raila's Legacy As Rights Crusader IntactRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | AllAfrica.com

    ... torture and exile for the cause, young Uhuru Kenyatta was enjoying the fruits of the dictatorial regime; and Mr Mwai Kibaki was infamously proclaiming that "a mugumo tree (read Kanu) cannot be cut down with a razor blade". When the single-party ...

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  19. Kenyan president wins second termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | India.com

    ... break up protests, area resident Don told EFE. Odinga cried foul in 2007 following his defeat to then-incumbent Mwai Kibaki. Violent opposition protests and reprisals by security forces sparked ethnic violence that led to roughly 1,200 deaths. "As I ...

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  20. Kenya's president wins another term; protests break out in opposition areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... marginalized and excluded. Violence broke out across Kenya after a disputed election in 2007. Then-President Mwai Kibaki, a Kikuyu, had himself sworn into office in the dead of night, sparking ethnic killing that claimed some 1,500 lives. The ...

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