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Battle for Luhyaland: Inside the Ruto-Raila war in Western Kenya

President William Ruto and Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition leader Raila Odinga.

Photo credit: Evans Habil and Tony Karumba | Nation Media Group and AFP

What you need to know:

  • President Ruto leads Mudavadi, Wetang’ula and Lusaka in a bid to stop the orange party’s forays in Western.
  • The Kenya Kwanza alliance is going all-out to change the political map in Luhyaland as it seeks to flip the voting patterns of the region, which is a stronghold of the veteran opposition leader and Azimio boss Raila Odinga.