The Voting Process Was Smooth - President Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta has voted at a polling station at his home county of Kiambu in central Kenya.

The president voted soon after his mother former first lady Ngina Kenyatta, who is known as Mama Ngina and was married to Kenya’s first post-independence leader Jomo Kenyatta.

Local media shared video of Mr Kenyatta’s remarks after voting:

President Kenyatta is stepping down after his second and final five-year term comes to an end, in line with the constitution.

His deputy, William Ruto, is seeking to succeed him, but Kenyatta is supporting the former prime minister and his one-time rival Raila Odinga.