Deputy President William Ruto is now facing rebellion from his Kenya Kwanza Alliance parties in the voter-rich Mount Kenya region over the blocking ... of candidates who are running for the parliament, senate and governor seats because they are not directly from his United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party. At the centre of the problem is Ruto’s running mate Rigathi Gachagua, whom many are referring to as a ‘dictator’.
Presidential candidate Raila Odinga's Azimio coalition manifesto promises voters a range of freebies that many political analysts believe will ... be impossible to fully deliver if he wins the 9 August elections. Will Kenya's 22 million registered voters take the bait?
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For the first time in decades, Kenya’s leading presidential candidates are skirting around the explosive issue of land justice – instead ... of exploiting it as a way to mobilise voters to their campaigns. Both candidates – for different reasons – have chosen to accept the status quo on legal regime on land rights
Six top candidates vying for governorship in #Kenya's August polls are in the spotlight for allegedly submitting fake academic credentials to ... the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) for clearance. One of them is Johnson Sakaja who is running for the coveted Nairobi Governor seat.
Google's managing director for sub-Saharan Africa Nitin Gajria sits in his home office in Johannesburg, surrounded by images of his heritage. ... A poster for the 1978 Hollywood film Don, released the year he was born, sits on the floor to his left. On a table to his right is Africa: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles, a book that looks at the history of the modern sub-Saharan Africa – a summary of the events that have shaped the continent.
The Africa CEO Forum is back. For the first time since 2019, the largest gathering of the African private sector will be held face-to-face on ... 13 and 14 June at the Sofitel Ivoire in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. More than 1,500 participants are expected to attend, including the heads of large African and international companies as well as heads of state and government.