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Opposition Claims Kenya’s Election Was Hacked, Fueling Fears of Unrest

Preliminary results show incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta winning easily. But the opposition has rejected the results, raising the specter of post-election violence.

Argument

Fake News Is Threatening Kenya's High-Stakes Election

Will fake news sow chaos during Kenya's election? Or will voters roll their eyes and change the channel?

Dispatch

Gunfight at the K.C. Corral

Why the Kenyan government won’t do anything to stop attacks on cattle ranchers, including the last remaining white "Kenyan cowboys.”

The Cable

Students in Kenya Block Streets With Desks to Protest Their School’s Demolition

They're not letting class be dismissed without a fight.

The Cable

This Kenyan Leader Can Bond With Trump Over Claims of ‘Millions’ of Fraudulent Votes

But Raila Odinga seems to have better luck than The Donald in convincing skeptics he was wronged.

Dispatch

For Kenyans Who Survived Post-Election Violence, U.S. Race Feels Like Déjà Vu

Donald Trump says he may not accept the results of Tuesday’s vote. Kenyans know what that looks like – and it’s not pretty.

Passport

How Much Does It Cost for Somalia to Ban Khat for a Week? Millions.

During a brief ban on khat trade in Somalia, Kenyan farmers lost millions of dollars.

Sightlines

Innovations: Can China’s Super-Sensitive New Telescope Talk to E.T.?

Plus, a sub that stays dry, a B2-inspired battery, and a DNA scanner that catches poachers red-handed.

Passport

Kenya’s Cheapskate Olympic Committee Strands its Team in Rio

The Kenyan Olympic Committee organized a disastrous appearance at the Rio games.

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