Kenya's new interior minister has spent years alongside William Ruto and played a key role in ensuring his victory in August's presidential election. Now at the centre of government, he hopes to find himself ensconced in State House in 2032.
Denmark wants to train new Kenyan policymakers in democratic dialogue. The Danish Institute for Parties and Democracy plans to run democratic boot camps in Kenya to hone the leadership and PR skills of first-timer MPs elected in Kenya's general elections on 9 August.
The new US ambassador to Kenya is playing a leading role in easing the tension following William Ruto's victory in this month's presidential election, and the visit of an American senator could be a key move for bringing about political reconciliation.
As its debts continue to mount up, the Kenyan government is finding it increasingly difficult to find sources of finance, even from the private sector. Kenyatta's successor, William Ruto, is preparing to take over the reins of a state with very little room for manoeuvre.