Uhuru Kenyatta
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Kenya’s politics of crude betrayal

Former President Uhuru Kenyatta at a past event.

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What you need to know:

  • Uhuru Kenyatta accused some unnamed public officials of being turncoats, quislings, deserters, and traitors.
  • In his telling, the backstabbers plunged a knife in his back at his hour of need.
  • That Mr Kenyatta chose a televised event to attack his betrayers spoke volumes about his seething anger.