Jump to navigation

Vol 60 No 3

Published 8th February 2019


The President's anger

Kenyatta’s frustration with the slowness of change is visible as he looks to his legacy and Ruto ponders the next election

For a leader who has tamed the political ambitions of the main opposition party and brought it to support his government's national unity and development agenda, President Uhuru Kenyatta increasingly strikes the pose of an angry, impatient, and intemperate man, in public and in private. With three years of his second and final term left to run he realises with each passing day that his chances of leaving a distinguished legacy to Kenya get slimmer, pundits in Nairobi are saying.

End of preview - This article contains approximately 1177 words.

End of preview

Subscribers: Log in now to read the complete article.

Account Holders: Log in now and use your Account Credit to buy this article. No Credit? Top up your Account now.

If you are logged in, but still cannot access the full text of this article, email customer services or telephone us on +44(0)1638 743633.