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Martha Wangari Karua

Date of Birth: 22 September 1957
Place of Birth: Kirinyaga District, Central Province


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The President's anger

This fear has been reinforced by the open repudiation of Ruto by prominent Kikuyu leaders in the Mount Kenya area who were defeated in the last election led by Martha Karua Peter Kenneth Kembi Gitura and Uhuru's close friend David Wakairu Murathe who has been forced out of Jubilee Party chairmanship for his pains (AC Vol 59 No 6 Raila beats rivals to a new deal)...


Uhuru spends, Raila promises

With these handouts and wads of campaign cash under the table Jubilee brought four more smaller parties under its wing at Bomas: the once ruling Kenya African National Union (KANU) under Gideon Moi (son of ex-President Daniel arap Moi) the National Alliance Rainbow Coalition (under Martha Karua) Maendeleo Chap Chap (led by Machakos County's talented Governor Alfred Nganga Mutua) and the predominantly Mandera-Somali Economic Freedom Party...


The opposition fall out

These are Raila Odinga of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM); Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka of the Wiper Democratic Movement-Kenya (WDM-K); Moses Simiyu Wetangula of the Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-Kenya (Ford-K); and Martha Wangari Karua of the National Alliance Rainbow Coalition (NARC)...

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Second-tier candidates such as the United Democratic Front’s Wycliffe Musalia Mudavadi Martha Karua from Narc-Kenya (formerly the National Rainbow Alliance) Peter Kenneth of the Kenya National Congress and James ole Kiyiapi of the Restore and Build Kenya party tried to make an impression but didn’t make the breakthrough they had hoped for...


Succession not reform

The first is Martha Karua leader of the National Rainbow Coalition-Kenya party a former activist-politician who cut her teeth among the motley crew of Young Turks that stood up to President Daniel Toroitich arap Moi in his autocratic heyday...


Politics of prices

MPs Martha Karua and Paul Muite blamed the fuel price rise on cartel-like behaviour in the oil sector and corruption in the Energy Regulatory Commission and National Oil Corporation which failed to deliver a consignment on time in March...


ICC has Kenyan politicians on the run

The former Justice Minister and National Rainbow Coalition-Kenya MP Martha Karua called those who voted for the motion ‘the face of impunity’...


The rise of the watermelons

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...


Bye bye Betty

In his call to disband the TJRC Kilonzo was joined by Kenneth Aide the new head of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) and former Justice Minister Martha Karua...


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