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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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Washington's Africa team takes shape

His warning to Kenyans about the risks of further delays in political and constitutional reform added to the international pressure on President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga to avoid another political breakdown...


Synchrobudgets

In the name of austerity Kenyatta declared that ministers and senior officials must swap their stables of state-financed fuel guzzlers for a single vehicle of not more than 1 800 cc; he and his Assistant Minister Oburu Odinga (Premier Raila Odinga's older brother) were driven to Parliament for the budget speech in ordinary medium-sized cars...


Good news for some

In the name of austerity Kenyatta declared that ministers and senior officials must swap their stables of state-financed fuel guzzlers for a single vehicle of not more than 1 800 cc; he and his Assistant Minister Oburu Odinga (Premier Raila Odinga's older brother) were driven to Parliament for the budget speech in ordinary medium-sized cars...


Who is in charge here?

The latest and worst row between the coalition partners President Mwai Kibaki's Party of National Unity (PNU) and Prime Minister Raila Odinga's Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) involves a tussle over nominating the Leader of Government Business and the Chairmanship of the House Business Committee...


A reform deadline for the rivals

The PNU insisted the conference was an attempt to renegotiate the accord that it had signed with Prime Minister Raila Odinga's Orange Democratic Movement a year ago...


Inside the sealed envelope

' Responsibility for getting the local tribunal established rested on all parliamentarians and not just on the two principals President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga Annan said...


In office, but not in power

The 14th Floor of the Treasury Building that Prime Minister Raila Odinga and his modest staff occupy has been the office of Kenya's finance minister since the 1980s and has seen some important moments in recent history...

In the early 1990s Raila Odinga sued a former occupant of the office Finance Minister George Saitoti for his role in the Goldenberg scandal...


Words like freedom

He had been severely beaten receiving permanent injuries from a government-sponsored militia for investigating election-rigging in Prime Minister Raila Odinga's former parliamentary constituency in Nairobi's Langata suburb...


An African 'war on terror'

The sect's leader Maina Njenga gaoled in 2007 for possession of marijuana and guns had declared from his Kamiti Prison cell that the Mungiki had supported Prime Minister Raila Odinga's Orange Democratic Movement during the last election and had not participated in the post-poll violence...


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