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Kenya

Raila Amolo Odinga

Date of Birth: 2 January 1945
Place of Birth: Maseno, Kisumo District, Nyanza Province


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Election chief proclaims Ruto victory but most of his commissioners dispute it

5% of the vote against former Prime Minister Raila Odinga with 48...

' He also referred to Raila Odinga as his 'worthy opponent' and thanked him for running an election campaign based on issues not ethnicity...

Earlier in the day activists across the country gathered to celebrate what they thought would be the certain victory of their favoured presidential candidates: supporters of former Prime Minister Raila Odinga in Kisumu and Deputy President William Ruto in the Rift Valley...


Taking the fifth

Both Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga claim they have the momentum to become Kenya's fifth president since independence in 1963...

But the numbers at constituency level are less clear (AC Vol 63 No 12 Now the numbers favour Raila Odinga)...

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Questions about the electoral referee

On 27 July presidential candidate Raila Odinga's chief legal advisor Paul Mwangi wrote to Chebukati red-flagging the ballot printing exercise in Athens the headquarters of Inform P...

Tensions between the Commission and the Executive and between the Commission and the two leading presidential candidates Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga have been building for months...


Hassan Sheikh seeks new foreign allies

With the previously banned trade once more up and running Kenyatta can get the wealthy traders in the intoxicant leaf to help fund the presidential campaign of Raila Odinga...


When the political descends to the personal

Ahead of the 9 August presidential elections former prime minister Raila Odinga has eked out a narrow opinion poll lead over Deputy President William Ruto in recent weeks but neither candidate would command a clear majority in parliament according to the latest surveys...

'He is crafting his succession through Raila Odinga...


New coalitions, old faces chase counties

The sharpest focus is on the presidential election battle between Raila Odinga and William Ruto but the 9 August elections will also see some fierce contests in the national assembly and in the 47 county governments...


Raila's old clothes

Of all the promises made on the campaign trail Kenyan presidential contender Raila Odinga's plans to curb the import of second-hand clothes known as mitumba has caused the biggest stir...


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