Kenyans are voting in presidential elections today, choosing between Vice President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga. During the campaign the candidates have focused on issues including corruption, unemployment, and the high cost of living.
"Why Kenya's Election Matters" - The Economist
"It is not just the most influential and successful country in its region but is also arguably the third most important democracy in sub-Saharan Africa (after Nigeria and South Africa). That is why the cleanliness and orderliness of its election on August 9th matter so much."
"Kenya Elections 2022: Raila Odinga and William Ruto in Tight Race for President" - BBC