Even if the political rhetoric in this Kenya election was angry and divisive, it still did not fall to the ethnic-filled bile of 2007 and 2013.
Kenya has an unhappy history of violence, and of alleged election rigging, and the recent gruesome murder of a key official at the electoral commission has heightened anxiety.
Last Friday night, nine people were beheaded in a village in the Kenyan coastal county of Lamu, in the latest of a slew of attacks allegedly carried out by jihadist militants.
Gunango Habokea has six children and, for the past few weeks, she has only been able to feed them maize flour and the occasional mango
Bongo was declared winner of the August 27 elections with only a 5,000 votes margin but is currently under pressure over results which the opposition alleges was rigged
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