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President Kenyatta urges peaceful vote  Polls have opened in Kenya's general election amid fears that the result could trigger communal violence Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh wins fourth term   President Ismail Omar Guelleh has won a landslide victory in an election criticised by opposition parties and rights groups Seychelles President James Michel narrowly wins 3rd term in office   Michel won with 50.1%, or 31,512 of the votes. His opponent, the Seychelles National Party leader Wavel Ramkalawan, received 49.85%,   Tanzania election: Ruling party faces fight to stay power  Elections are being held in Tanzania that will decide whether the ruling party will continue its 54-year rule or give way to a new coalition Raila Odinga 'to continue struggle peacefully'   Kenya: Defeated presidential candidate will seek peaceful ways to end a row over poll results, which gave a narrow first round victory to Kenyatta Kenya court upholds Kenyatta win
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B. 2017-10-25 Kenya election: Voting begins amid tightened security Kenya
C. 2017-09-01 Kenyatta blasts court after vote annulled Kenya
2017-08-11 Uhuru Kenyatta defeats Raila Odinga Nairobi, Kenya
4. 2017-08-08 Kenya election: Kenyatta ahead as votes counted Kenya
F. 2017-08-07 President Kenyatta urges peaceful vote Kenya
6. 2016-04-09 Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh wins fourth term Djibouti
7. 2015-12-19 Seychelles President James Michel narrowly wins 3rd term in office Seychelles
I. 2015-10-24 Tanzania election: Ruling party faces fight to stay power Tanzania
J. 2013-03-30 Raila Odinga 'to continue struggle peacefully' Kenya

Kenya election: Kenyatta ahead as votes counted
  Kenya election: Voting begins amid tightened security  Security has been tightened as voting gets under way in a re-run of the presidential election which is being boycotted by the main opposition Kenyatta blasts court after vote annulled  Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has branded judges in the country's Supreme Court 'crooks' after they annulled his win in presidential elections Uhuru Kenyatta defeats Raila Odinga Map of Nairobi Kenya

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  Kenya's President, in office since 2013, took 54.3% of votes, ahead of his rival Raila Odinga, with 44.7%, officials say
  Kenya's incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta has taken a strong lead as votes are counted. He has 55% of the vote against 44% for Raila Odinga


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  Kenya's Supreme Court has upheld Uhuru Kenyatta's presidential election victory, rejecting several petitions challenging the vote
Mar.29 Kenya awaits election ruling Mar.16 Odinga files Kenya election appeal Mar.9 Kenya poll a 'triumph of democracy'   Newly elected Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has hailed his poll win as a 'triumph of democracy' and peace Kenyatta wins Kenyan presidency
  Kenya's Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta has been confirmed as the winner of the presidential election, and vowed to work with his rivals.    Kenyatta won 50.07% of the vote narrowly avoidin...
Mar.8 Vote count 'gives Kenyatta victory'  Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta appears to have won the presidential election by the tightest of margins, provisional results indicate Mar.7 Kenya election votes 'doctored'   The ballot count in Kenya's presidential elections has been rigged, says the running mate of Prime Minister Raila Odinga Mar.5 Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count  Uhuru Kenyatta, who faces trial at the ICC next month, has established a large lead over rival Raila Odinga in early results from Kenya's presidential... Mar.4 Counting starts in Kenyan election Mar.3 Kenyans vote in crucial election Mar.2 Final rallies for Kenya poll rivals

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Aug.3 President appeals for peaceful voting  Kenya: President Mwai Kibaki has appealed to Kenyans to vote peacefully and in large numbers in a referendum on a new constitution Jun.27 Somaliland election observer killed
. Somalia May.22 Ethiopia votes in crunch election

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Feb.15 Kenyans to review disputed poll  Kofi Annan: rival political parties have agreed to set up an independent panel to review last year's elections Jan.4 New elections called   Kenya: The opposition party has called for a new presidential election to settle a disputed vote that has sparked days of deadly riots Jan.3 Attorney General calls for vote probe   Kenya: Amos Wako has called for an independent investigation into vote results that led to President Kibaki's disputed re-election Jan.1 EU casts doubts over Kenyan poll  European Union: EU election monitors: Kenya's presidential poll was 'flawed' and 'fell short of international standards'

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Dec.31 Election violence kills 'at least 124'
Map of Nairobi Kenya  Kenya: Opposition supporters fought with police a day after President Kibaki was returned to power in elections marred by accusations of vote-rigging Dec.30 Riots erupt after president re-elected Map of Nairobi Kenya
  Kenya: Government has suspended all live TV broadcasts as violence engulfed Nairobi following the re-election of incumbent president Mwai Kibaki
Odinga rejects poll result. Kenya Kibaki named victor in Kenya vote Dec.29 Count halted amid unrest. Kenya Dec.26 Kenyans vote amid fears of fraud

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May.15 Ethiopians flock to cast ballots

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Oct.10 Warlord Yusuf named president
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Dec.30 Kibaki sworn in
. Kenya Dec.29   Kibaki declared president  Kenya: Opposition leader has been elected new president following presidential and parliamentary elections Dec.28 Opposition headed for landslide victory. Kenya Dec.27 Kenyans vote as Moi bows out Dec.26 2 dead in poll violence. Kenya

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