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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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The return of one-man rule

Determined to increase his profile as an active regional statesman Kenyatta's additional role as guarantor of the Ethiopia peace deal has also allowed him to relinquish his role in Raila Odinga's Azimio coalition...


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Ruto hits back at dissident electoral commissioners

Azimio's Parliamentary Group meeting attended by Raila Odinga and Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka described the Justice and Legal Affairs Committee (JLAC) hearings against the four IEBC commissioners as a 'lynch mob a hired hit squad and an illegality with a predetermined position...

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Ruto and Odinga loyalists battle over election body

Claims from defeated presidential candidate Raila Odinga's team that the IEBC colluded with Ruto's camp to fix the election have re-emerged in recent weeks...

The composition and future direction of the IEBC is set to be a key battle between Ruto and the opposition forces led by Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka with the latter demanding an overhaul of the institution...


A different kind of cronyism

Reinforcing this policy Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji last week dramatically announced that his office had prepared charges against senior figures in the security sector implicated in post-election atrocities in Raila Odinga's bastion of Nyanza in 2017...


Loyalty trumps all in Ruto's cabinet

That fired up Ruto's resentment against Kenyatta but also gave him the space to build up his United Democratic Alliance (UDA) and launch his own campaign against Kenyatta's preferred successor Raila Odinga...

This may appease voters in the Lower Eastern Ukambani region which stuck by Kalonzo Musyoka Wiper party leader and key ally of Raila Odinga in the August elections...

Former Meru Senator Mithika Linturi replaces his county mate Peter Munya who had supported Raila Odinga at Agriculture...

After the Supreme Court confirmed his narrow defeat in the 9 August polls an exhausted Raila Odinga decamped for a family holiday in Zanzibar last month to 'reflect and heal'...


Ruto plays the economy blame-game

That was part of the fallout from the Supreme Court's decision to label as 'illegal and unconstitutional' the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) to amend the constitution a pet project of Kenyatta's and his erstwhile ally Raila Odinga...


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