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Kenya is divided into 47 semi-autonomous counties that are headed by governors who were elected in the first general election under the new constitution in

On 13 April 2008, President Kibaki named a grand coalition cabinet of 41 Ministers- including the prime minister and his two deputies. The cabinet, which

On 28 February 2008, Kibaki and Odinga signed an agreement on the formation of a coalition government in which Odinga would become Kenya's second prime

The latest general elections were held on 27 December 2007. In them, President Kibaki under the Party of National Unity ran for re-election against the

Kenya is a presidential representative democratic republic, whereby the President is both the head of state and head of government, and of a multi-party system.