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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

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…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nairobi (Kenya), Kenya Election Results
The IEBC is expected to announce results of the October 26 Kenyan presidential election soon, and the announcement may be followed by the formation…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nairobi (Kenya), Planned Elections in Western Kenya
Demonstration activity will likely continue today throughout Nairobi and nationwide. Planned elections in the four western Kenya counties of Migori,…