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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 »

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 »

Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta pulls out of election debates -

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main rival Raila Odinga have pulled out of two televised presidential debates ahead of the August 8 elections, their parties said. Initially, the two frontrunners were to go head to head, while six smaller ...and more »

Raila too takes issue with presidential debate format, keen on one-on-one with Uhuru - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By OLIVE BURROWS, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 5 – The two 'horses' in the race for State House, President Uhuru Kenyatta and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, have now opted out of the presidential debate. Odinga joined President Kenyatta in taking issue ...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 »

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 »

[VIDEO] NASA wants state to explain why 8 military officers are trailing Raila - The Star, Kenya

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga addresses the 21 Kiambu aspirants who joined NASA at Okoa Kenya's office in Nairobi , June 3, 2017. /JACK OWUOR. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. NASA has asked the government to explain why ...and more »

Why anti-poll rigging alarm must not sound like call to war - Daily Nation

Nasa leader Raila Odinga addresses a delegation from Kiambu County at the coalition's secretariat in Lavington, Nairobi, on July 3, 2017. Mr Odinga and his minions must be more cautious in their utterances. PHOTO | EVANS HABIL | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In ...and more »

Uhuru to boycott presidential debate, official says shouting 'beneath him' - The Star, Kenya

Uhuru Kenyatta will not attend the presidential debate on July 10 as shouting matches are "beneath him", Jubilee vice chairman David Murathe has said. Murathe said Uhuru can answer questions from the public on live TV without being distracted. "He has ...and more »