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.
The protesters were en route to the electoral body's offices in Nairobi to oust its commissioners. Ex-premier Raila Odinga said the officials have done nothing to respond to irregularities during Kenya's 2013 election.
Kenyan businesses are urging their German counterparts to come and invest in their country. Compared to other European countries, Germany is still lagging behind in investment in Africa.
A new doping law has come into force in Kenya, which it hopes will help its athletes avoid a ban that could prevent them from competing in Rio. The country has been tainted by a spate of doping cases in recent years.
The acquittal of Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto has dented the court’s image and strengthened critics. Ruto is free but victims of the 2007 violence are still waiting for justice writes DW’s Chrispin Mwakideu.
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