Kenya elections: No need to shed blood- Mahama tells aspirants

Former President John Mahama is urging political leaders in Kenya not to shed blood ahead of the upcoming elections scheduled for next Tuesday, August 8, 2017.  His admonition comes only days to go for that crucial election between incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta, a Kikuyu, and his long-standing rival Raila Odinga. Kenya has had violent polls in the past with over a thousand people killed a decade ago during their general elections.  In 2013, the two men clashed in a similar election but was largely peaceful. However the death of  an Electoral Commission officer…

Read More