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Kenya: Making Sense of Uhuru Kenyatta’s Presidency and Bid for Re-election

Kenya: Making Sense of Uhuru Kenyatta’s Presidency and Bid for Re-electionBy Ronald Elly WandaTuesday, March 21, 2017.From the onset, this year’s general election in Kenya reads like a dry and dutiful political tale similar to a ghost story. The constituent being haunted is the K..More

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