Kenya: Kenyatta Launches New Party to Run for President

Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta has launched his new party simultaneously across Kenya and the diaspora, vowing to incorporate the youth in its leadership.

Kenya Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta .

  • Kenya:  Grand Launch Planned for Uhuru's TNA Party

    Capital FM, 19 May 2012

    Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta gets his big day on Sunday, when he launches his new party at the KICC and simultaneously across Kenya and in the Diaspora. read more »

  • Kenya:  Big Budget for Uhuru New Party Launch

    The Star, 18 May 2012

    DEPUTY Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta will launch The National Alliance as a mass party with an extravagant unveiling ceremony this Sunday. read more »

  • Kenya:  GNU Opposes Unity of Parties Backing Uhuru

    The Star, 18 May 2012

    The Grand National Union party has opposed a move to make all parties supporting Uhuru Kenyatta's presidential bid to enter into a pre-election pact. read more »

  • Kenya:  Uhuru Hires New Lawyers for ICC

    The Star, 17 May 2012

    DEPUTY PM Uhuru Kenyatta has upgraded his defence team at the ICC by bringing in a UK legal firm BCL Burton Copeland. The move came as ICC prosecutor Moreno Ocampo told the judges ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Uhuru Says Star Article Will Jeopardise ICC Case

    The Star, 17 May 2012

    DEPUTY Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday claimed that a column by Star columnist Jerry Okungu could jeopardize his case at the International Criminal Court. "This article has ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Mudavadi Up, Uhuru and Raila Drop - Poll

    The Star, 16 May 2012

    THERE are only two big winners in the latest opinion poll from Strategic Research - Musalia Mudavadi and 'undecided' voters. Prime Minister Raila Odinga remains the most popular ... read more »

  • Kenya:  2012 Election Will Be Make-or-Break

    The Star, 15 May 2012

    ON Monday an IEBC office at the Coast was attacked and its local staff have been receiving threatening text messages, presumably from the Mombasa Republican Council. Tension is ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Nyeri Politicians Still Support Uhuru's Bid

    The Star, 14 May 2012

    NYERI county leaders have maintained that they will back DPM Uhuru Kenyatta in his quest for the presidency. Led by Nyeri County Council chairman Wachira Maina, they said despite ... read more »

  • Kenya:  No One Swore to Back Uhuru, Says Jamleck

    The Star, 13 May 2012

    Nairobi Metropolitan minister Jamleck Kamau yesterday told off rivals of the Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta. read more »

  • Kenya:  Uhuru Keeps Supporters Guessing On Party Choice

    Capital FM, 30 April 2012

    NAIROBI, Kenya Apr 30 - Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta at the weekend declined to bow to pressure from fellow leaders in the G7 group to name his political party of choice. read more »

  • Kenya:  Uhuru 'To Announce Party in May'

    Capital FM, 30 April 2012

    Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta is now expected to announce his new presidential vehicle in mid May. read more »

  • Kenya:  Karua and Kiyiapi Survive NGO Council's Vetting Axe

    The Star, 29 April 2012

    The NGOs Council is compiling information to help vet 2013 presidential aspirants. So far the council has information that puts in doubt the candidature of 10 presidential ... read more »

  • Kenya:  DP May Punish Kiambu Boss for Backing Uhuru

    The Star, 29 April 2012

    The Democratic Party has threatened to discipline its Kiambu chairman over his conduct in the recent past. George Nyanja has been calling on DP to support Deputy Prime Minister ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Mudavadi's New Party to Be Known This Week

    The Star, 29 April 2012

    DEPUTY Prime Minister Musalia Mudavadi is this Wednesday set to announce his new political party which will nominate him to run in the presidential race. "Next week, I will end the ... read more »

  • Kenya:  DP Delegates Warn Officials

    The Star, 27 April 2012

    Democratic Party of Kenya delegates in Kiambu have threatened to defect from the party if Mutava Musyimi is endorsed as the party's presidential flag-bearer. read more »

  • Kenya:  Setting the People's Agenda for 2012 (analysis)

    Fahamu, 26 April 2012

    The very first plank of the Kenyan people's agenda should be a departure from elite pacting: the noxious, personality-driven "succession" political maneuvering. read more »

  • Kenya:  Mudavadi Denies Taking Advantage of Uhuru, Ruto ICC Misfortunes

    The Star, 24 April 2012

    Deputy Prime Minister Musalia Mudavadi yesterday dismissed claims that he is riding on the misfortune of four Kenyans facing crimes against humanity charges at the International ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Uhuru Kenyatta's Leadership Appraisal (opinion)

    The Star, 20 April 2012

    Its official, Uhuru Kenyatta is now a political IDP. Last week, KANU held its long awaited National Delegates Conference (NDC) which was convened amidst controversy in a desperate ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Uhuru Kenyatta's Power (analysis)

    The Star, 20 April 2012

    The Deputy Prime Minister is not the traditional power-behind-the-throne, neither is he the historical 'grey eminence' nor a primus inter pares, yet he influences and manipulates ... read more »