Kenya: The Gachagua-Mudavadi battle and its ensuing impact

By Jeff Otieno
Posted on Friday, 20 January 2023 13:53

Musalia Mudavadi and Rigathi Gachagua (photo: TAR)

Less than a month into the new year President William Ruto’s young administration is facing headwinds caused by a simmering supremacy battle involving his highest high-ranking cabinet members. Is it trouble in paradise?

Early last year when Amani National Congress party leader Musalia Mudavadi broke ranks with his opposition colleagues to join the then-presidential candidate William Ruto’s camp, not everybody in the fold received him with open arms.