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Is Uhuru-Raila deal a product of fantasy?

The Star on its front page on Wednesday had the picture of ODM MP Babu Owino and Jubilee MP Charles Njagua (erstwhile bitter enemies given to exchange of nasty insults and accusations, almost coming to blows) shown as cheerful and ready to hug each other. What does it signify? That …

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Is Raila now Jubilee’s Trojan Horse in 2022 polls lineup?

Politics is a strange discipline and those who venture into the political realm more often than not surrender their privacy and open themselves to public scrutiny. Former US President Bill Clinton is a living testimony of how politics can suddenly undress one in public, causing psychological pain and odium. Clinton …

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Political change in China and Kenya: Elite musical chairs?

President Uhuru Kenyatta, his Deputy William Ruto, Nasa leader Raila Odinga and President Kalonzo Musyoka at State House in 2013. By (almost) all accounts, the Harambee House meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has produced a major shift in Kenya’s political landscape, even if its …

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