What are the prospects for violence as Kenya’s elections approach?

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DiA Editor Nic Cheeseman speaks to Bright Blue about the forthcoming general elections in Kenya, and whether we are likely to see a repeat of the post-election violence a decade on from 2007.


A decade on from the 2007 elections, there are mounting concerns that the upcoming 8 August elections will witness controversy and, potentially, unrest. Nic speaks to Bright Blue in their Conservatism and Human Rights podcast to discuss the prospects for violence, the impact of devolution, and the importance of voter turnout in determining the outcome of elections.

Listen to Nic’s interview from 4:15 onwards:


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