William Ruto and Raila Odinga
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William Ruto, Raila Odinga and 32 years of love, hate and political thrillers

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What you need to know:

  • After their last bitter contest in 2022, Ruto's surprise endorsement of Mr Odinga for the chairmanship of the African Union Commission continues to shake up the political landscape.
  • The announcement adds another chapter to a colourful relationship between the two political giants that spans 30 years.