In Summary
  • In Kawangware 56, youths engaged anti-riot police in a hide-and-seek game as they barricaded roads.
  • Kericho Governor Paul Chepkwony congratulated the Jubilee administration following their "much-deserved" court victory.
  • Along the busy Thika Road, it was song, dance and ululations as President Kenyatta’s supporters came out to celebrate.

There have been mixed reactions in various parts of the country following the Supreme Court decision to throw out petitions challenging the declaration of President Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the October 26 repeat election.

Jubilee supporters took to the streets to celebrate the decision while opposition supporters in various parts of the country came out in protest.

However, in some areas, life went on as usual with no protests or celebrations being witnessed.

  • Kiambu celebrates

In many towns of Kiambu County, where Mr Kenyatta hails from, residents took to the streets to celebrate the apex court’s decision. They praised the judges saying they had saved the country from sliding into anarchy.

  • Song and dance on Thika Road

Along the busy Thika Road, it was song, dance and ululations as President Kenyatta’s supporters came out to celebrate as soon as the Supreme Court delivered its decision.

The celebrations started from Githurai with the Jubilee supporters dancing their way to the city centre.

  • Kericho leaders say Uhuru’s humility paid off
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