Published on 27 Oct 2017 Sections ,

Fears of political unrest in Kenya amid election chaos

International Editor

Kenya’s election commission is postponing voting tomorrow in some of the country’s opposition strongholds over concerns about the safety of election staff. At least six people have died in violent clashes which broke out after most of the country went to the polls yesterday in a deeply divisive repeat election. Early figures suggest only about a third of registered voters turned out.