Kenyatta spreads his bets by getting close to presidential hopeful Mukhisa Kituyi

Former secretary-general of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Mukhisa Kituyi.
Former secretary-general of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Mukhisa Kituyi. © Chen Junxia / Xinhua News Agency/Newscom/MaxPPP
UN veteran Kituyi, who entered the presidential race in January, is backed by an array of hitherto neutral businessmen close to President Uhuru Kenyatta. This is only adding to the paranoia of Raila Odinga, who hopes to see his own candidacy blessed by the head of state. [...] (385 words)
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