Kenyan High Court Won't Block Aspirant's Bid
The High Court has declined to rule on the eligibility of presidential aspirant Uhuru Kenyatta, who faces charges at The Hague for 2007 post-election violence, effectively clearing his way to run for office.
Presidential aspirant Uhuru Kenyatta addresses supporters at the Jubilee Coalition rally in Nairobi.
Kenya: Uhuru, Ruto Cleared in Eligibility Hurdle
The Star, 15 February 2013
The High court has ruled that it has no jurisdiction to determine the eligibility of Uhuru and Ruto to contest the March 4 General Election. A five judge bench that was constituted ... read more »
The four post-election violence suspects have asked the court to postpone their trial dates, citing the prosecution's delay in disclosing evidence. Read more »
Aspirants Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto will not be exempt from trial should they win the elections, according to the Rome Statute which does not provide immunity for sitting ... Read more »
Uhuru Kenyatta is seeking to revert his case to a pre-trial chamber which would effectively delay his trial set to start on April 11. Read more »
Presidential hopeful Uhuru Kenyatta says that he will face no difficulties in running the country even if he is required to be at his International Criminal Court post-election ... Read more »