Kenya MPs pass contentious election law as opposition keeps off
Thursday December 22 2016
Opposition Cord legislators. Kenya's National Assembly on December 22, 2016 approved all proposed amendments to the elections Act that will govern 2017 polls amid protests from opposition MPs. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP
Parliament's Legal Affairs Committee on Thursday morning amended the contentious law that will govern the 2017 General Election to provide for manual identification of voters in case technology fails and dropped a proposal for manual transmission of results.