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Kenya

Capital : Nairobi

Land Area : 582,650 sq km

Head of Government : Prime Minister Raila Amollo Odinga (since 2008) ; President Mwai Kibaki (since 2008)

Population : 39,002,772 (2009 estimate)

Major Languages : English (official), Kiswahili (official), numerous indigenous languages

Major Religion(s) : Protestant 45%, Roman Catholic 33%, indigenous beliefs 10%, Islam 10%, other 2%

Date of Joining : 1963

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Media Releases:

CHRI Submission to CMAG :
February 1998

Articles from CHRI Newsletter :

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Articles from RTI Updates:

  • Transparency International Kenya's news magazine Adili , three full issues to Freedom of Information:
    Issue 58, July 26, 2004.
  • Issue 59, Aug 23, 2004.
  • Issue 60, Sept. 27, 2004.

Bills/Laws/Acts from RTI:

Articles from Police Reforms:

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Useful Links

The Report of the Commonwealth Observer Group on Kenya General Election 27 December 2007 (Commonwealth Secretariat, 18 January 2008).