Why EU election report has angered Jubilee government


Election observers from the European Union released their final report on Wednesday, a move that angered the government, because Nairobi’s input was not considered.

According to Kenya’s ambassador to Belgium Johnson Weru, the decision by the chief observer of the mission Ms Marietje Schaake to release the report in Brussels was “unprocedural and premature” because they had expected it to be out in mid-February or mid-March.

Ms Schaake, however, maintained that she had to release the 75-page report within three months of the October 26 repeat election. She said Kenya was not…

Source – Daily Nation