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Kenya: The Electoral Commission of Kenya acted under pressure

Was the Electoral Commission of Kenya acting under pressure?: “- Kivuitu admits to acting under pressure. The story was apparently up on the Standard website, but is no longer available there (haven’t verified this) [edit – article available on the standard here, and on Youtube here]. Just in case, save the text somewhere. How was he compromised? Why couldn’t he have resigned?”


  • Monica

    ECK was acting under pressure from ODM and PNU to announce the results and again from civil society and international bodies not to announce.By announcing the results he saved the country alot as pple were under so much tension and if delayed longer chaos will have broken out more serious than what we have experienced.Given that no body is incharge the army would have taken charge and pple would suffer much under the army.On the other hand i think if he announced Hon Raila the winner violence would have been more worse than its coz what has happenned would have happened and Kikuyus will not have just watched been victimised and without a president of their own and no one to protect them.I think one day people will remember Kivuitu and congratulate him after the way has been victimised.

  • mahoungou lionel

    LES JEUNES DE LA REPUBLIQUE DU PARTI CONGOLAIS DU TRAVAIL. Le congo est a l’image de nous ses jeunes,il est impossible de laisser notre pays aller plus longtemps LA JRPCT a vau- l’eau. C’est pourquoi, après avoir longuement reflechi face aux catastrophes au sein de la classe politique et le mecontentement de la populations, je suis le premier jeunes congolais a se lancer dans cette adventures, je respect mes engagement. Or, rien n’est plus grave, pour nous les jeunes que de perdre foi dans nos avenirs. Je souhaite materialiser notre reve: a commencer a faire du congo une nation qui offer a chacun de quoi manger a sa faim. Je suis capable de faire revive la jeunesses congolaises, j’ai appris grace a denis sassou n’guesso, que il faut depasse les frontiers pour edifier et forgerb l’unite nationale. Je veux que vous les francais de ump, mes parents congolais de l’upads et mes amis de l’anc en afrique du sud et la namibie, former nous pour la compagne des elections de 2009. Afin de rassemblee des jeunes pour triompher. Votre education est aussi l’art de reveler a nous toutes nos qualities virtuelles et le gout d’agir. Grace a la politique realiste de la jrpct,l’enfant congolais ne sera plus un accident.ill sera attendee et desire dans le monde. Bonne navigation a tous! Je vous remercie

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