#KenyaDecides: The credibility of international observers in sharp focus

Kenyan Supreme Court judges arrive for a hearing of a petition challenging the election result filed by the National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition and Human Rights groups at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya August 28, 2017. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

As Kenyans prepare for another round of Presidential Elections, the role international election observers play are sharply in focus.

In August, they were quick to applaud the electoral body after the vote, saying there was no evidence that the votes had been tampered with at polling stations.

But Kenya’s supreme court decided otherwise, can they win the public’s trust this time around?

CGTN’s Robert Nagila has that story: