The Sisi Ni Amani staff spent the entire day answering calls from their partners and watching news of the election. Their contacts in different areas have been calling in with information about incidents and requests for peace messages to be sent out. Reports and rumors of violence needed to be confirmed as well as the level of tension in the communities.
In the afternoon, Caleb arrived after voting. The clip below includes some of the monitoring and messaging work that continued after he joined the Sisi team. I’ve also included a bit of music from George’s band.
As of Tuesday morning, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) urges patience as counting of votes continues.