Shilling rises after petition ruling
02 April 2013, 14:20
Nairobi - The Standard reports the Kenyan shilling rose against the dollar on Tuesday after the Supreme Court upheld Uhuru Kenyatta's win in the March 4 presidential election.
Tensions eased after Raila Odinga accepted the ruling.
The shilling, which was stuck in a range of 85-86 to the dollar while investors awaited the outcome of the petition filed by Raila, rose as high as 84.65/85 at 0604 GMT before retreating to 85.00/20 by 0636 GMT.
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