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Uhuru and Raila's miraa for votes strategy is wrong - The Star, Kenya

Just about a year ago, I took President Uhuru Kenyatta to task for singing the praises of miraa in order to win political support in Meru — we all know that campaigns start in Kenya about a year before the elections — ( a global achievement). The ...and more »

President Uhuru leads in latest opinion polls - The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta still has an edge of 5 points over his main rival Raila Odinga according to latest opinion polls by Infotrack Research. With just 38 days to the August 8 General Election, the survey indicates that 48 percent of voters will ...and more »

Uhuru warns Nasa against incitement in Kajiado rallies - Daily Nation

President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses a rally at Maili 46 in Kajiado County on July 5, 2017. PHOTO | EVANS HABIL | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. Mr Kenyatta spoke in Kajiado County where he took his re-election campaign, telling residents to dismiss ...and more »

High cost of living top on Kenyans' list of concerns - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By DAVIS AYEGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 1 – A majority of Kenyans feel the country is headed in the wrong direction, with residents of Nyanza and Coast regions being the most pessimistic, a new opinion poll has shown. The numbers released by Infotrak ...and more »

Raila Odinga faults electoral agency over voter roll clean-up - Daily Nation

Nasa leader Raila Odinga shakes hands with Juja MCA Samuel Gitau on July 3, 2017. Mr Odinga had received a delegation from Kiambu County at Nasa Secretariat in Lavington, Nairobi. EVANS HABIL | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. Mr Odinga further asked ...and more »

Prince charming: Here are all 'President Uhuru's women' - SDE Entertainment News

In fact, of all the former presidents, and that includes his father, founding President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, he has the most. The old Kenyatta mainly had First Lady Mama Ngina Kenyatta by his side in public functions. Her bearing in the fulcrum of ...and more »

Turn out to avoid re-run, Uhuru supporters plead - Daily Nation

President Uhuru Kenyatta (left) and Deputy President William Ruto address Makueni residents at Kambu on June 28, 2017. In Summary. They attacked the Nasa manifesto, saying it is a duplication of Jubilee Party's original ideas. Kiambu Woman rep ...and more »

Fear me not, Raila tells Central Kenya - The Standard

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga and Musalia Mudavadi during a political campaign in Ruiru, Kiambu on 4th July, 2017. Picture; Beverlyne Musili. National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate Raila Odinga reached out to Central Kenya ...and more »

I can't join sinking Jubilee ship, Kalonzo tells 'panicking' UhuRuto - The Star, Kenya

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga dances with his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka during campaigns in Marigat, Baringo county, May 4, 2017. /JOSEPH KANGOGO. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has lashed ...and more »

Why Raila, Uhuru aren't breaking new ground with their manifestos - The Standard

This week witnessed the launch of campaign manifestosfrom both the Jubilee and NASA coalitions. As many commentators have expounded this week, there is little substantial difference between the two documents. Both talk of boosting economic growth ...and more »