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Defence of Mr Kenyatta at the beginning of the Status Conference. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
8 Oct 14
Defence seeks acquittal for President Kenyatta as prosecutors seek adjournment until Kenyan authorities come up with missing evidence.
Violet Kayanga at her vegetable stall in Total. (Photo: Antony Langat)
Anthony Langat
7 Oct 14
Multi-ethnic group running a saving and loans network says it has helped mend relationships following the 2008 violence.
J.J. Wangui
3 Oct 14
Witness says he decided not to go through with false testimony.
Civil society experts warn that allowing a presidential staffer to sit on the selection board for top police chiefs looks like a reverse for efforts to depoliticise the force. (Photo: Daudi Were/Flickr)
Ally Jamah
2 Oct 14
Allowing a presidential staffer to sit on the selection board for top police chiefs looks like a reverse for efforts to depoliticise the force.
Kenya's Rift Valley. Despite new legislation, resolving disputes over land ownership will pose significant challenges. (Photo: Greg Westfall
Wanja Gathu
30 Sep 14
Government urged not to politicise or oversimplify deep-rooted problems.
Koch FM in Nairobi's Korogocho slum tackled the issue of rape and the many obstacles to justice. (Photo: Matthew Rhodes/IWPR)
an IWPR reporter in Kenya
30 Sep 14
Show highlights failings in the justice process and provides vital information on reporting crime.
William Ruto in an ICC courtroom in The Hague. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
Wanja Gathu
26 Sep 14
Witness claims promises of life abroad and education for his children persuaded him to incriminate defendants.
Soldiers positioned outside the Westgate mall in Nairobi, September 2013. (Photo courtesy of Capital FM)
Judie Kaberia, Simon Jennings
22 Sep 14
Analysts say authorities have failed to design a coherent counter-terrorism policy.
Wilfred Nderitu (right) was appointed to represent victims in the case against Kenya's deputy president, William Ruto, and former broadcaster, Joshua Arap Sang. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
Blake Evans-Pritchard, Simon Jennings, J.J. Wangui
22 Sep 14
Concern at trend towards assigning lawyers to represent victims rather than letting them choose their own.
Local herdsman watch over as their goats drink from the river. (Photo: Robert Wanjala)
Robert Wanjala
16 Sep 14
Calls for proper local consultations on construction projects.