Vice president William Ruto has mustered his troops in parliament to fight against the head of state's plans to issue a new eurobond. The bond, the proceeds of which are to be used to reimburse the Kenyatta administration's debts, is contested even in the president's own camp.
Kenyatta's main financial advisers and treasury secretary Ukur Yatani Kanacho reckon the state cannot bear the cost of his and Raila Odinga's constitutional referendum.
The Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta, who will not be seeking re-election in 2020, is already thinking ahead to his post-State House future and is involving himself actively in the business decisions being taken by the holding company run by his brother.
To retain the loyalty of his new allies Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Gideon Moi, the Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta is set to offer positions to representatives of their parties at the expense of ministers currently in post.
With the encouragement of health secretary Mutahi Kagwe, the Kikuyu Council of Elders is setting up a party to champion the constitutional referendum of Kenyatta and Odinga.
Plans being laid by bigwigs in Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Party for the 2022 presidential elections are endangering the alliance which the Kenyan president is patiently building with his rival Raila Odinga.
Kenyan head of state Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered vice president William Ruto to end his campaign against planned changes to the Jubilee Party's management committee.
The ex-opposition leader Raila Odinga, who is now on good terms with President Uhuru Kenyatta, is waiting for the right [...]
Uhuru Kenyatta's new Eurobond has become a political rather than economic matter. Despite their reservations, he is pressuring his advisors to secure the loan ahead of the referendum.
The Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), set-up after the handshake on [...]