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Daniel Toroitich arap Moi (Nyayo)

Date of Birth: 2/9/1924
Place of Birth: Sacho, Baringo County


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Tinga's tractor in top gear

After brief stints as a university lecturer in engineering and in the civil service Raila set out to overthrow Daniel arap Moi's government; his sympathetic biographer Babafemi Badejo ('Raila Odinga: An Enigma in Kenya Politics') tells of his commanding role in the abortive military coup of 1 August 1982 when over 100 people died in Nairobi alone...


Campaign confusion

We hear that former President Daniel arap Moi is putting his KANU together as a third force which while it could not itself win could pick up disaffected politicians from either side to bargain for power-sharing with whichever coalition seems likely to win with Uhuru Kenyatta Mudavadi and Musyoka at the helm...


Terror comes home to roost

It began during the long reign of ex-President Daniel arap Moi among young Kikuyu and acquired a mass following...


No-party politics rule

Presidential hopefuls due to attend were: Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka (Kamba); Uhuru Kenyatta (Kikuyu); William Ruto (Kalenjin/Nandi); Najib Balala (Coast member of parliament for Mvita in Mombasa); Julia Ojiambo (Luhya/Samia); and Wycliffe Musalia Mudavadi (ex-President Daniel arap Moi's last Vice-President)...


Coming to the aid of the parties

The ODM is now insolvent and each candidate solicits funds on his own: from local businesses Western foundations (especially ones allied to German political parties) money-bags from ex-President Daniel arap Moi's era and the diaspora in North America and Britain...


The new frontlines

In desperation Kibaki’s advisors have persuaded ex-President Daniel arap Moi and his right-hand man Nicholas Biwott to back Narc-Kenya...


Knocking out the lion's teeth

'What he (Kibaki) has brought is not a lion ' ODM leader Raila Amolo Odinga shouted referring to Kibaki's new alliance with former President Daniel arap Moi...


Crossed lines

During the sale's preparations it emerged that Vodafone had ceded a 5% equity stake to a third company Mobitelea whose proprietors were associated with Daniel arap Moi's government...


Comeback couples

Former President Daniel arap Moi's endorsement of Nicholas Kipyator Biwott on 25 November as Chairman of the Kenya African National Union (KANU) instead of Uhuru Kenyatta was designed to scupper hopes for a broad-based opposition against President Mwai Kibaki's government...


The anti-corruption collapse

Many Kenyans now believe that Kibaki's government is at least as corrupt as that of his predecessor Daniel arap Moi even if they are unsure that voting for an opposition alliance such as the Orange Democratic Movement under Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka would cut graft more effectively...


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