Understanding Forms 34A and 34B — Presidential race

Kenyans head to the polling stations in fiercely contested election

Kenyans head to the polling stations in fiercely contested election

According to data provided by the Electoral Commission, the current incumbant leader of Kenya leads the initial results, holding 54.64 percent of the total votes.

At least five people have been killed in post-election violence in Kenya after opposition leader Raila Odinga claimed "massive" fraud in Tuesday's vote.

Angry protests erupted in opposition strongholds in the capital Nairobi and the western city of Kisumu as the counting of votes from Tuesday's election continued, but the election commission said the election had been free and fair.

Maina Kiai, former United Nations special rapporteur on human rights, said the IEBC should publish all Form 34As, a document used to tabulate the results, so that observers "can all do the math".

Kenyans on Tuesday flocked to voted in elections that pits President Uhuru Kenyatta against challenger Raila Odinga in the East Africa's richest economy.from urbanites to ethnic Samburu warriors draped in colorful beads and carrying spears, thousands of voters formed long lines at many polling stations before dawn, to cast their ballots.

Mudavadi maintained the claim, saying IT system for the polls had been breached using the log-in details of Chris Msando, the top election body official who was found murdered on 31 July.

As the candidate for the National Super Alliance party, he is one of eight presidential candidates, reports CNN.

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He said that the results were "the work of a computer" and did not reflect the will of voters.

He asked that any disputes around the election should be resolved peacefully, through the rule of law. Problems with electronic voting in the closely contested 2013 election led to accusations the vote was rigged.

He said some time stamps appeared out of order and it was hard to evaluate the veracity of screenshots without access to a server.

Mr Kenyatta and his running-mate William Ruto were indicted by the International Criminal Court for their alleged roles in the bloodshed a decade ago.

About 45 percent of registered voters are under the age of 35. I can say this personally from the polling station where I was.

In 2007, the electoral violence claimed the lives of 1,300 people, 600,000 displaced and property worth millions of dollars destroyed.

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