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Kenya bans protests amid political tension

Kenya’s government on Thursday announced a ban on political protests against the country’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) mostly staged by the opposition political party supporters.

Police fire tear gas at Kenya opposition demonstrators

Police in Kenya's capital Nairobi on Tuesday fired tear gas to disperse rioting demonstrators from the opposition National Super Alliance (Nasa) who gathered outside the country's electoral commission building.

Kenya’s ruling coalition annuls party primaries after chaos

Kenya's ruling coalition annulled party primaries held on Friday, the organisation's secretary general said, and reports of widespread anger over chaotic voting raised fears that poorly organised national polls in August could spark violent…