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English Publication Date: Thursday, July 20, 2017 Source: Capital News
In an exclusive interview with Capital FM on Thursday morning, the DP said the Jubilee Party had not been adequately engaged apart from receiving letters of invitation to attend the debates.  
English Publication Date: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Source: The Star
State House has outlined reasons why President Uhuru Kenyatta refused to debate Opposition leader Raila Odinga.  
English Publication Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Source: Newsweek
The failure of the other candidates to turn up gave Kariara the perfect stage to lay out his platform for Kenya. The University of Nairobi graduate told the audience how he had previously worked as a pig farmer. After struggling to find a job upon...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Source: Voice of America
Why the other candidates were not present was unclear although some had already voiced objections to the debate format. Broadcasters had planned to have six minor candidates, including Kariara, take the stage first, with the front-runners from the...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Source: The Star
Yesterday, Raila told Uhuru to reconsider, confirming that the opposition is ready to participate in the debate once the President changes his mind.
English Publication Date: Monday, July 17, 2017 Source: BBC
Muthiora Kariara, a political novice who is running with independent presidential candidate Japheth Kaluyu, answered questions for about an hour.  
English Publication Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Source: The Star
In Kenya, presidential debates account for far less political influence, compared to political rallies. Politicians generally fear debates for many reasons: Debates are mainly a Truth-o-Meter, a factual scale of sorts. Politicians are not allowed to...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Source: Standard Digital
Jubilee and NASA differed on the planned Presidential Debate as their running mates kept off a similar event last night. 
English Publication Date: Monday, July 17, 2017 Source: Tuko
The six who missed out had issued a set of demands to attend and ended up making good their threats.
English Publication Date: Monday, July 17, 2017 Source: All Africa
Through a statement on Monday, Nasa said it had already held talks with the debate organisers and ironed out sticky issues they had raised earlier.