How Moi brought down his VPs

What you need to know:

  • March 18, 2002: Vice-President George Saitoti had left his Lavington home in Nairobi hoping to emerge as one of the national kingpins after the merger between Kanu and Raila Odinga’s NDP.

What Prof Saitoti did not know was that vintage Moi had, behind his back, plotted his downfall, albeit slowly, and that the first would be a salvo at the Kasarani Gymnasium, and in public.