U.S. and EU Criticise Kenyan Leader's 'Self-Inauguration'
The U.S. State Department and the EU have emphasised that all leaders and the government should obey the Kenyan Constitution and the rule of law. A statement issued by the U.S. said it was "gravely concerned by opposition leader Raila Odinga's "self-inauguration" on January 30".
VOA, 2 February 2018
The United States expressed grave concerns Thursday about Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga's "self-inauguration" and rejected actions that undermine Kenya's Constitution and… Read more »
Nation, 2 February 2018
The US Department of State and the European Union have slammed Nasa leader Raila Odinga's January 30 'swearing-in' and the shutdown of television stations. Read more »
Nairobi News, 2 February 2018
The United States government has criticized a move by Nasa leader Raila Odinga to take 'oath of office' last Tuesday. Read more »
African Union, 1 February 2018
The Chairperson of the Africa Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, is closely following the evolution of the political situation in Kenya. In this respect, he notes with concern… Read more »
U.S. President Donald Trump greets Kenya's First Lady Margaret Kenyatta at the 43rd G7 Summit in Taormina, Italy (file photo).
The United States has accused the government of intimidating and restricting the media. This follows the closure of three major TV stations for the the live broadcast of the ... Read more »
A key security committee decided that police should be withdrawn from Uhuru Park and allow the opposition alliance Nada to 'swear in' Raila Odinga, the Daily Nation reports. ... Read more »