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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 »

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 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 »

Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta pulls out of election debates - Aljazeera.com

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 »

Presidential Debate: Raila and Uhuru must be accountable to Kenyans - The Standard

In the United States, anyone seeking the office of president knows that while they are not constitutionally mandated to appear in televised debates, even a hint of refusal would be political suicide and regarded as the highest form of contempt for the ...and more »

Uhuru opts out of 2017 presidential debates - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By CAPITAL REPORTER, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 5 – President Uhuru Kenyatta will not participate in the presidential debates slated for Monday, July 10 and July 24. Jubilee Vice Chairman David Murathe on Wednesday told Capital FM News that the party feels ...and more »

Things politicians do for votes! Uhuru grabs a pretty lady and its lovely(photos) - TUKO.CO.KE

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, took their campaigns on Tuesday, July 4, to Machakos county, a region considered a NASA coalition stronghold. Uhuru met and talked to residents and asked them to vote for him come August 8 despite ...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 »

Prepare to leave power soon, Raila tells Uhuru - SDE Entertainment News

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga yesterday said change of guard at State House was inevitable and told President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto to start preparing to hand over power. Raila said he was convinced more than ever before ...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 »