Wednesday, April 2, 2008

| Zimbabwe poll delay rings a bell in Kenya

The Standard "As the world waits with bated breath to see which way Zimbabwe will go after President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu-PF party lost majority seats in parliament, analysts were already drawing parallels with Kenya.
Although the size of population in the two countries differs, they both have 210 constituencies.
Like in Kenya, Zimbabweans voted for presidential, parliamentary and civic elections. And like Kenya, the release of results in Zimbabwe has dragged on for days, heightening tensions between ruling party and opposition supporters."