Uhuru Kenyatta

This Man Was Just Voted Kenya's Next President

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

Kenya's new president is a man facing charges for crimes against humanity at The Hague, but has pledged to "co-operate with all nations and internatio...

Kenya: Democracy on Trial

Robin Lustig | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Politics
Robin Lustig

It is in the nature of elections that they divide people. They force us to make choices, and in fragile societies with divided communities, those divisions can be dangerous, which is why so often elections can lead to violence.

Will Kenya Avoid a Repeat of the Poll Violence of 2007?

Lexi Finnigan | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Politics
Lexi Finnigan

The key to this election surely lies in the losing candidate's ability to concede. Concession is critical in guaranteeing a peaceful outcome and preventing a backlash of violence. Should a re-vote be called for, the maintenance of peace should take priority.

A Political Trial at the ICC? Why, of Course!

Elliot Wilson | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Politics
Elliot Wilson

Imagine Nick Clegg is to stand trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes against humanity. Also imagine that the witnesses on which the case rests have been sourced and then coached by members of the Conservative Party. Imagine also the Chief Prosecutor of the case is Jeremy Kyle. Does this all seem reasonable?

International Court To Decide Whether To Prosecute Kenyan Deputy PM Over Massacre

PA | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

A decision by the International Criminal Court is due on Monday on whether six influential Kenyans accused of helping to orchestrate violence that kil...