KQV AM 1410

Aug 9, 1:03 PM EDT

AP PHOTOS: Kenyans run for cover as day after vote erupts

AP Photo
AP Photo/Ben Curtis

Kenyas use sun to purify water
Traffic snarls plague Nairobi
Kenya's families work to reunite
Strife threatens Kenya flower industry
Police disperse 'Million-Man' rally
Latest News
Kenya opposition files challenge against presidential vote

Officials say extremist group beheads 3 people in Kenya

Kenya opposition says it will challenge election in court

The Latest: Kenya opposition will go to court over vote

The Latest: 6-month-old baby hit during Kenya protests dies

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Some Kenyans ran for cover Wednesday as the country's national elections were marked by violent demonstrations in Nairobi and elsewhere. As preliminary results showed President Uhuru Kenyatta with a comfortable lead, opposition presidential candidate accused Kenyatta's party of hacking into the computer system providing voting results.

Police said at least three people were killed as some slums in the capital, Nairobi, and other opposition strongholds erupted. Kenyans were still waiting Wednesday night for word of the final election results as provisional ones showed Kenyatta with a strong lead with almost all polling stations counted.

Worries about further unrest lingered, along with the indelible ink on voters' fingers.

© 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.