Kenyatta loyalists target senior officials suspected of ties with Ruto
The number two in the foreign office, Ababu Namwamba, is set to be the latest casualty in President Uhuru Kenyatta's war with Deputy President William Ruto.
Nairobi's internal security, police and anti-corruption services are sifting through the finances of Deputy President William Ruto, who is intending to run in the next presidential election against Raila Odinga, a former rival turned ally of Kenyatta.
Dragging their feet in responding to the injunctions of the government, the oil companies are at risk of being driven out of the country, which would very likely result in delays in developing the resources of Turkana.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his former arch-rival Raila Odinga have garnered enough parliamentary support to avoid a protracted and costly vote on the Building Bridges Initiative, whose amicable name hides a determination to get rid of Deputy President William Ruto.