Ten days before Kenya's fresh presidential election on 26 October, a doctor took to Twitter to describe a harrowing ordeal. After a checkup, ... a patient asked for the doctor's name and number so he could seek him out directly in future. When the doctor gave it to him, the patient asked: "You are one of those people?" The patient then spat on him and left. By "those people", the patient was talking about the Luo.
The devolution of Kenya's government is changing the electoral picture as the country gears up for a general election on 8 August that pits President ... Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Party against Raila Odinga's National Super Alliance (NASA).
It's campaign season in Narok, a sleepy town of 40,000 that serves as the gateway to Kenya's world-famous Masai Mara game reserve. Dozens of ... Land Rovers plastered with the faces of political aspirants zoom up and down the town's main road as bewildered Chinese tourists look on.