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Raila Amolo Odinga

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


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Flashpoints on the margins

It is highly unlikely that the case will go against the Jubilee Alliance given the potential implications for political stability but if it did it could trigger attacks by Kenyatta and Ruto loyalists on groups allied to Premier Raila Odinga most notably on Luo people...


Odinga’s fiasco

Then Raila Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement annoyed people in his Nyanza stronghold where many of his cronies held on to their seats through rigged primaries and direct nominations...

Opinion polls in Nyanza suggest that there is little decline in enthusiasm for the Raila Odinga-Kalonzo Musyoka Coalition for Reform and Democracy (CORD) presidential ticket...


Kilelengwani burns

President Mwai Kibaki has nominated several close allies all of whom Prime Minister Raila Odinga rejected further delaying security reform...


A rough, tough battle ahead

Given how important these elections are for the two leading presidential candidates Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta and given the fresh memories of administrative chaos and electoral malpractice in the December 2007 elections tensions will rise between now and March 2013...


Ethnic arithmetic

Prime Minister Raila Odinga has had an awful year...


Obsequies and summitry

From further afield Gabon's Jean Ping (who chairs the AU Commission until his successor Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma takes over in October) are to be joined by Uganda's Yoweri Museveni and Kenya's Premier Raila Odinga...


Former aide lashes Odinga

The most anticipated literary event in Nairobi in years – the launch of Miguna Miguna's tell-all about his five-year working relationship with Prime Minister Raila Odinga and their falling-out – did not disappoint...


Saitoti’s death leaves a gap

Sacked and publicly humiliated by Moi during the sunset of his reign in 2002 he had walked out of the Kenya African National Union and joined Raila Odinga in the Liberal Democratic Party...


Kibaki nervous over ICC

His removal to the less conspicuous Education Ministry was therefore not unexpected and for weeks there have been rumours that other parties were courting him including Prime Minister Raila Amolo Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement...


Kibaki loses his peers

A pragmatist to the very end Karume was said to have lately become a supporter of Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s quest for the presidency...


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