Mudavadi Part 2: Thrown into the deepest end

He became Minister of Finance at 33 and had to win back donors, fight cartels

In Summary

• His father’s and Moi’s influence drove him into politics but patriotism defined his style

There’s a story former Lugari MP Cyrus Jirongo likes to tell. In January 1993, just after Jirongo’s Youth for Kanu (YK92) had almost single-handedly delivered Kenya’s second multiparty election to ...

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