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.
Demonstrations in Kenya against an electoral oversight body accused of being corrupt have resulted in two people being shot dead by the police. The opposition says it will go on staging these protests every Monday.
Demonstrators in Nairobi calling for electoral reform faced police firing tear gas and were chased down as they fled. Opposition leader Raila Odinga has said next year's elections cannot be free or fair without reform.
A Kenyan police chief has promised an investigation into the actions of police officers after evidence came to light that they used excessive force at a rally. Protesters want reform of the electoral commission.
Images of police violence against demonstrators, viewed widely on social media, have caused international outrage. Protestors are calling for reform amid accusations that the Election Commission is biased.
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