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AJUOK: Upya Movement: The new kid shaking the political bloc

The new movement not only covers a vast landmass, but a larger multi-ethnic base

In Summary

• For a long time, the Northern Frontier was a footnote in Kenyan politics, the region that every presidential contender treated as an afterthought.

• Having learnt from coalitions down to its south, the movement has not only sought to consolidate its bargaining power, but has fronted a principal in the form of CS UYatani

It is the season of political alignments. Regardless of where one comes from, there is a “homeland” coalition trying to advance your interests and secure your future in the next ...