Musalia Mudavadi and Rigathi Gachagua
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Why Ruto, Raila talks team report is another checkmate for Gachagua, Mudavadi

Prime Cabinet Secretary Musalia Mudavadi (right) welcomes Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua to make his address during the signing of Ministerial Performance Contracts at State House, Nairobi on August 1, 2023.

Photo credit: Francis Nderitu | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Within Azimio, some key affiliates, including the Mt Kenya bloc led by Martha Karua, have teamed up to reject the report.
  • In Kenya Kwanza, a sizeable Mt Kenya grouping is uncomfortable any arrangement that may herald a political accommodation between Ruto and Raila.