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Uhuru Kenyatta’s new push threatens DP Rigathi Gachagua gains in Mt Kenya

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua (left) and former President Uhuru Kenyatta.

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What you need to know:

  • Former President Uhuru Kenyatta and his team are said to be capitalising on reported voter discontent in the region over President Ruto's failure to deliver on most of his pre-election promises.
  • Analysts suggest that the perceived poor performance of the Kenya Kwanza government is working against DP Rigathi Gachagua and in favour of Mr Kenyatta's return to the political scene.