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Kenya

Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta

Date of Birth: 26 October 1961


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Raila takes to the pulpit

Odinga and the other 'handshake' principal President Uhuru Kenyatta said that they would respect the court's ruling that the BBI was unconstitutional but there will be new days in court...


First steps on the elections roadmap

Despite a presidential decree explicitly forbidding him from undertaking any international initiatives Roble then reconciled Mogadishu with Nairobi and even signed a military pact with President Uhuru Kenyatta...


The bridge collapses

The judges ruled by 5 to 2 that President Uhuru Kenyatta acted unconstitutionally and cannot initiate constitutional change via a referendum because he does not fall under the category of the 'general public' (AC Vol 62 No 11 Picking up the pieces)...


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Nasa heads for crash landing

Nasa has existed in name only since Raila Odinga was co-opted into President Uhuru Kenyatta's government via the 'handshake' deal in 2018 in which he abandoned the allies that had supported his unsuccessful presidential campaigns in 2012 and 2018 (AC Vol 59 No 6 Raila beats rivals to a new deal)...

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Ambitious Ruto parks his tanks on Kenyatta's lawn

Deputy President William Ruto notched up another success in his bid to win next August's presidential election after his personal political vehicle the United Democratic Alliance won a parliamentary by–election in President Uhuru Kenyatta's back yard...

Although Ruto has not formally left the Jubilee party that he founded with President Uhuru Kenyatta a formal split appears to be only a matter of time although Ruto aides following his meeting with Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni last week indicated that they have not given up on Kenyatta endorsing Ruto (AC Dispatches 13/07/21 Deputy President Ruto courts Museveni's support)...

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Deputy President Ruto courts Museveni's support

As another sign of the Deputy President's confidence his aides told journalists that their man had asked Museveni to intervene as a regional elder statesman to heal Ruto's rift with President Uhuru Kenyatta (AC Vol 62 No 14 Why the dynasties fear Ruto)...

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Digging deeper into debt

The bond sale came a week after Yatani presented a US$31 billion budget – a four-fold increase in state spending since President Uhuru Kenyatta took office in 2013 when the budget was just $7...


Why the dynasties fear Ruto

Now almost completely estranged from the governing Jubilee party which he founded with President Uhuru Kenyatta Ruto's new political vehicle the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) has performed well in several recent by-elections despite being in the nascent stages of organisation and financially reliant on Ruto's immense but unexplained wealth (AC Vol 62 No 8 Unholy alliances)...

Economic development without politics President Uhuru Kenyatta believes in a rare philosophy of government – politics and economics must be dealt with separately each at its own time...


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