President Uhuru Kenyatta has won his second term in office.
Jubilee Coalition’s presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta has won Kenya’s presidential elections with 50.03% of total votes cast, according to official results from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission.
The election commission did not announced the winner at Bomas of kenya where the national tallying center was located.
With all 291 constituencies are counted, Uhuru garnered 54.27% of total votes cast. Raila is at 44.74% of the total votes cast.
According to election rules, a candidate must not only get more than 50% of the total votes cast but also must get at least 25% of the votes in 24 out of the country’s 47 counties.
On August 8th, Kenyans headed to the polls in large numbers to elect the country’s fifth president in a tightly-contest