Is Mukhisa Kituyi Uhuru’s chosen one for 2022?

 President Uhuru Kenyatta (right) and Dr Mukhisa Kituyi at State House, Nairobi in 2016.

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What you need to know:

  • In the last few months, there has been talk of a neutral candidate – even within President Kenyatta’s circles.
  • Mr Odinga’s ODM Party said it was unaware of any political plans by Dr Kituyi.

  • Dr Kituyi was one of the most vocal anti-corruption crusaders in Parliament. 

When a little-known Team MK mobilisers emerged yesterday and threw Dr Mukhisa Kituyi’s name into the ring as a potential presidential candidate for 2022, they introduced a new dynamic in the race – and, perhaps, a moderating effect on local politics.

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