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Emilio Stanley Mwai Kibaki

Date of Birth: 15 November 1931
Place of Birth: Gatuyaini Village, Othaya, Nyeri district, Central Province
Died: 21 April 2022


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The political class salutes Mwai Kibaki, the last of the independence generation

The rival presidential candidates Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga have heaped praise on former President Emilio Mwai Kibaki who has died at 90...

The rival presidential candidates Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga have heaped praise on former President Emilio Mwai Kibaki who has died at 90...


Battling over the legacy

Odinga said he and former President Mwai Kibaki had prepared tendered and awarded the first contract for the railway before leaving office with the price at $2...


Raila's shallow coalition

Political analyst Martin Andati argues that Azimio is an attempt to replicate former President Mwai Kibaki's strategy when he joined the Party of National Unity (PNU) in 2007 in bringing in Ford Kenya National Rainbow Coalition-Kenya and other parties...


Deputy President Ruto steals a march on his rivals

Chief among them is economic policy advisor David Ndii who previously worked for Mwai Kibaki and Odinga before turning against them (AC Vol 60 No 19 Bridge of sighs)...

That friendship was briefly broken in 2007-08 when Uhuru and Ruto campaigned for opposing Presidential candidates: Mwai Kibaki and Raila Odinga respectively...


Raila beats Ruto as the oligarchs' favourite

His Central Kenya lieutenants however have been softening the ground for Odinga's return to a region to which he was last welcomed 20 years ago – when he led Mwai Kibaki's election campaign...

Muturi's bid was recently endorsed by the Democratic Party the once-formidable Mwai Kibaki-dominated outfit...

His relationship with the Mwai Kibaki government when it liberalised broadcast frequencies saw him rise to full-spectrum dominance...


Raila takes to the pulpit

Without a presidential endorsement for Odinga and there are suggestions that Kenyatta will follow the example of Mwai Kibaki decline to endorse a successor and stay out of the election fray there is little sign that Kikuyu votes will move to Odinga in significant numbers...


DISPATCHES

A presidential spoiler throws hat in the ring

Political alliances have been shaken up again after the former trade minister in President Mwai Kibaki's government Mukhisa Kituyi resigned as Secretary General of the UN Conference on Trade and Development to run for the presidency in 2022 (AC Vol 48 No 7 No-party politics rule)...

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A DIY debt trap

Polcy downgradeA growing number of critics are saying that especially when compared to President Mwai Kibaki's time in the presidency there has been a decline in the experience and intellectual calibre of economic thinkers number-crunchers and policymakers in government (AC Vol 61 No 12 Uhuru takes it out on his party)...


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