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Kenya's October 17 Runoff Election
On September 1, Kenya’s highest court officially overturned incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election victory, declaring the results of the…

Kenya Elections: Survey Results and Best Practices
On August 8, Kenyans will go to the polls to vote in general elections. As the elections will likely be contested at both the local and national…

2017 Upcoming Head of State Elections in Africa
Leadership elections in Africa often raise the possibility of civil unrest. Even in instances when the electoral process goes relatively smoothly,…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Nairobi (Kenya), Embassy Protest on February 16
There are reports of a possible large demonstration planned at the U.S. Embassy compound today, Friday, February 16, 2018, at 10:00am. As with any…

Demonstration Alert: Nairobi (Kenya), Demonstrations expected on January 30
Demonstrations in response to political developments are possible Tuesday, January 30. As with any large demonstration, violence and traffic…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nairobi (Kenya), Precautions for swearing-in ceremony
President Uhuru Kenyatta will be sworn in as President of Kenya for a second term on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. The ceremony will be held at…