Raila Odinga and William Ruto in tight presidential race

August 15, 2022 1:15 pm

[Source: BBC]

With almost half of the results from Kenya’s presidential election now confirmed, the two main candidates are running neck and neck.

Deputy President William Ruto has taken a slight lead over ex-Prime Minister Raila Odinga – 51% against 48%.

The electoral commission head has admitted that announcing the result of the election has been too slow.

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The verification of results has been stopped several times after complaints by supporters of the main candidates.