Old men with the best interests of their country at heart.
Mr. Kibaki was sworn in almost immediately after the results were announced. In a surreal scene, as gunfire rattled in the slums, Mr. Kibaki stood serenely with a Bible in his hand. It was as if he were talking about another election.
“We have demonstrated to the world we are politically mature,” he said. He called the vote “honest, orderly and credible.”
UPDATE: 100 dead, says the Times.