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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 »

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 »

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 »

Kenya: Abandon Nasa, Uhuru Kenyatta Tells Ukambani Voters -

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday took campaigns to popularise Jubilee Party candidates to Makueni where they wooed the Ukambani voters to join the political group. During their second day of campaigns in the region ...and more »

Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta pulls out of election debates -

Main presidential candidates back out of two debates in lead up to the August vote, citing format issues. 6 Jul 2017. Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta pulls out of election debates. Kenyatta has been in power since 2013 [Baz Ratner/Reuters]. Kenya's President ...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 »

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 »

Kenya's main candidates pull out of televised election debate - New Vision

Initially the two frontrunners were to go head to head while six smaller candidates would hold a separate match on Monday, with a second debate on July 24. Kenya 703x422. Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta(R) and his main rival Raila Odinga(R). Photo ...and more »