Has Kenya’s Raila Odinga already used up all the luck he has ahead of a fifth go at next year’s presidential elections? After being abandoned ... by his closest allies, to a narrow chance at winning the hearts of the formidable Mount Kenya constituencies, is there any hope left for Raila?
A range of middle-tier Kenyan politicians such as Musalia Mudavadi are trying to distance themselves from the failed 'BBI' constitutional change ... initiative; but Kenyans have been keeping the receipts ...
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Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has dared his nine-year deputy William Ruto to quit government, complaining of months and years of criticism ... levelled against the administration. Kenyatta’s call joins a chorus of those opposed to Ruto’s ascendancy to the presidency. It also follows a campaign of humiliation against the vice president and his entourage.
Is it time for Ruto to call it quits - or will he plough on with his ambitions?
The fierce succession politics engulfing Kenya ahead of the general election next year has finally spilled beyond its borders sucking in its ... western neighbour, Uganda, and threatening to rock the cordial relations that the two East African countries have enjoyed for decades.
Since the boycott of Kenya’s repeated 2017 presidential election, the National Super Alliance (Nasa) has been dogged by unending wrangles - ... ranging from policy differences to sharing of resources - leading to its collapse. Ahead of next year’s polls, can they unite and form the ‘tsunami’ force they once promised?
Gideon Moi is being courted by all sides as the horse-trading to succeed President Kenyatta heats up. The son of former president Daniel Arap ... Moi, and one of the few candidates who can peel votes away from the political juggernaut that is Deputy President William Ruto, Moi hopes to play a key role.