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President Uhuru Kenyatta re-elected

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati made the announcement.

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Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati made the announcement on Friday evening at Bomas of Kenya.

According to the official results, Kenyatta garnered 8,203,290 (54.27%) votes against his closest political rival NASA Presidential candidate, Raila Odinga's 6,762,224 (44.74%) votes to secure his second and last term in office.

President Uhuru also attained the constitutional requirement of attaining at least 25% of votes  in at least 24 counties by securing 25% in 35 counties.

International election monitors and the African Union have announced the election was free and fair.

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