Kenya’s Politics of Coalition: Who Will It Favour?

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Ethnic blocks play a pivotal role in the formation of coalitions in Kenya. The promoters of these coalitions claim to represent broader national interests but in reality these coalitions are just a collection of powerful and influential politicians from different ethnic blocs, out to win state power. As Kenya votes, Isabella Tugume explores the nuts and bolts of Kenya’s coalitions and how they feed into the political arithmetic.