"Quite a few" possible 2020 presidential hopefuls have already come knocking for money, the co-founder of distressed asset specialist Avenue Capital says.
*At least 11 dead in Nairobi and Kisumu. NAIROBI/ KISUMU, Kenya, Aug 12- Kenyan police have killed at least 11 people in a crackdown on protests as anger at the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta erupted in the western city of Kisumu and slums surrounding the capital, officials and witnesses said on Saturday. However, the NASA opposition coalition, led by...
NAIROBI/ KISUMU, Kenya, Aug 11- Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta secured a second term in office, results showed on Friday, setting off wild street celebrations by his supporters and protests in opposition strongholds in the capital and the west of the country. Kenyatta got 54.3 percent of the vote, ahead of rival Raila Odinga who secured 44.7 percent, according to...
*Kenyatta declared winner, urges peace. NAIROBI/ KISUMU, Kenya, Aug 11- Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta secured a second term in office, the election commission announced on Friday, but the opposition rejected the result saying the process was undermined by fraud. Kenyatta got 54.3 percent of Tuesday's vote, ahead of rival Raila Odinga who secured 44.7 percent,...
NAIROBI/ KISUMU, Kenya, Aug 11- Kenya's opposition said on Friday it would "not be a party" to any imminent announcement of results of the presidential vote by the election commission and rejected the idea of taking its challenge to court. Provisional results from polling stations show President Uhuru Kenyatta with a lead of 1.4 million votes ahead of Raila Odinga...
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