Kenya Polls More Than Just a Ruthless Game of Thrones

The history of Kenya's electoral problems is interwoven with a family political drama that goes back more than 50 years. Jomo Kenyatta and Oginga Odinga were political allies turned enemies in the 1960s; now their sons Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga continue the rivalry, according to Justin Willis and Nic Cheeseman for The Conversation.

President Uhuru Kenyatta with opposition leader, Raila Odinga.