Counting has begun in Kenya's elections. Initial results indicate the country's former finance minister, Uhuru Kenyatta has edged ahead of his rival Raila Odinga. Less violence has been reported than in 2007.
Judges in The Hague were told Wednesday to review why Kenya was not referred to the court’s oversight body after prosecutors claimed that the country obstructed the investigation into Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Kenyans have reacted to trade deals with Uganda with shock and skepticism. A number of deals were reached during a three-day state visit to the neighboring country by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta.
A panel of the International Criminal Court's judges has ordered a lower court to investigate whether Kenya cooperated in the case against President Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenyatta has been accused of crimes against humanity.
US President Barack Obama has reunited with his extended family on the first evening of his trip to Kenya. In his first visit as US president, Obama is expected to discuss trade and counterterrorism strategies.