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Presidential in Kenya: "William Ruto played the social divide card"

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Supporters of William Ruto celebrate his victory in Eldoret, Kenya, August 15, 2022. © AFP / SIMON MAINA

By: Christophe Boisbouvier Follow

William Ruto winner of the presidential election in Kenya: this is the announcement made yesterday, Monday August 15, in Nairobi by the electoral commission.

What are the reasons for his victory?

In Nairobi, Francesca Di Matteo is the deputy director of IFRA, the French Institute for Research in Africa. 

  • Kenya

  • William Ruto