Category Archives: Press Releases

President Kibaki and Prime Minister Odinga Discuss Kenya's New Constitution in Washington Times Op-Ed

Kibaki & Odinga: Kenya’s Constitution Catalyst for closer relations with the United States By President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga August 13, 2010 Kenyans young and old from all corners of the country are celebrating the rebirth of our nation. Together, we as Kenyans have taken an enormous step forward by voting for a new constitution. It is … Read More

Kenya votes in new constitution, early results show

Reporting from Nairobi, Kenya — Kenyan voters have approved a new constitution, according to preliminary results released Thursday, with almost 70% in favor. Leaders of the anti-constitution camp conceded defeat before the final result, expected to be announced by the Interim Independent Electoral Commission late Thursday. According to the preliminary results, about 5.2 million of the country’s 12.7 million voters … Read More

Peaceful vote lifts investor confidence in the economy

Kenyans on Wednesday went to the polls to determine the fate of a document that could drastically change the way the country is governed, lift investor confidence and intensify the pace of economic growth. Final results of the vote are expected to be known today with many analysts predicting that a positive outcome will boost confidence and cheer local currency … Read More