Former President John Mahama leads a high-powered Commonwealth Group to monitor Kenya polls...

Ex-President John Dramani Mahama is expected to lead a high-powered 15-member Commonwealth Observer Group to monitor and report on the election that will take place on August 8th, 2017 in Kenya.

The ex-president upon his arrival a week before the election in Kenya will interact with all the key stakeholders in the coming election which marks the 5th one in the East African country since 1991 when it ended its one party state rule.

A statement signed by the Special Aide of the President, Mrs Joyce B. Mogtari, stated that President Mahama is expected in Nairobi a week before the election to visit various parts of the country and meet with the various political parties and their candidates.