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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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This time a peaceful vote

The result is a victory for former enemies President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga architects of the Yes campaign who consolidated their lead by bringing in some stragglers and using tactics reminiscent of Kenya's one-party era...


Rumbles in the Rift

Locals were told that a Yes vote would be a vote for Raila Odinga in 2012 an idea they shunned...


Mungiki’s new man

One of Njenga’s declared political heroes is Fidel Castro Odinga the son of Prime Minister Raila Odinga on whom Njenga showers praise...


The battle for the basic law

At the same time his party leader Prime Minister Raila Odinga has declared himself a Yes vote with President Mwai Kibaki as part of Odinga’s relentless pursuit of the presidency in 2012...


Yes, No and in between

A few weeks ago Prime Minister Raila Odinga declared that securing a new constitution was a government project which therefore deserved state funding while the campaign against the draft constitution did not...


Bombing the campaign

Although the impasse was resolved by Prime Minister Raila Odinga the Treasury’s action was blamed on Finance Minister Uhuru Kenyatta who is wary of Odinga’s dominance in the Yes campaign...


The rise of the watermelons

The leaders of the two main parties President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga seem to agree on the fundamentals...

Whatever the cause he now trails all the leading presidential contenders including Ruto Kibaki’s ex-lieutenant Martha Karua Kibaki himself Musyoka and Raila Odinga...


Worrying the witnesses

Although it named several in President Mwai Kibaki’s Party of National Unity that it suspected of involvement in the violence it appeared more reluctant to name suspects in Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement...


A dangerous compromise

The current two-year-old coalition led by Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Amolo Odinga still has to deliver a new constitution as part of the 2008 political agreement between the parties...


Maize splits the Grand Coalition

Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s 16 February call for his allies to boycott cabinet meetings until the furore over his right to suspend ministers is settled shows how quickly and deeply government schisms can open up (AC Vol 51 No 3)...


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