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Election day in Kenya

Interview with BBC World Service Newsday

Listen here to the interview with Marietje Schaake on BBC World Service, recorded on election day in Nairobi, Kenya. Chief EU observer Marietje Schaake said polling stations were busy and people were eager to cast their vote. Schaake: "Today is a very important day for Kenyans. We hope these elections will be peaceful, credible and transparent."

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