NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday shocked the country by withdrawing his candidacy for the fresh presidential election ordered by the Supreme Court, saying the election commission has not made changes to avoid the "irregularities and illegalities" cited in the nullified August vote.
Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga says he does not accept the date for the new presidential elections announced by the electoral commission. Odinga said Tuesday the commission did not consult … Click to Continue »
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Sunday that his coalition will not share power, two days after the Supreme Court annulled last month's presidential election and ordered a new poll within 60 days.
Kenya's main opposition leader Raila Odinga has surprised the nation by withdrawing his candidacy for the fresh presidential election set for later this month. It was his legal challenge that … Click to Continue »
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Tuesday he would not stand in a court-ordered re-run of August's presidential election that is scheduled for Oct. 26, saying the polls would not be free or fair.