Category Archives: WikiLeaks Nairobi Cables

WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 44: Raila’s Best Skills Includes Show-Boating

Viewing cable 07NAIROBI1439, OPPOSITION POLITICS: SUSPICION, ALLIES, AND A HUMMER VZCZCXYZ0005 PP RUEHWEB DE RUEHNR #1439/01 0891007 ZNY CCCCC ZZH P 301007Z MAR 07 FM AMEMBASSY NAIROBI TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8642 INFO RUEHDS/AMEMBASSY ADDIS ABABA 9219 RUEHDR/AMEMBASSY DAR ES SALAAM 5205 RUEHDJ/AMEMBASSY DJIBOUTI 4636 RUEHKM/AMEMBASSY KAMPALA 1960 RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON 2203 RUEHFR/AMEMBASSY PARIS 2160 RHMFISS/CDR USCENTCOM MACDILL AFB FL RHMFISS/CJTF

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 43: Ruto Suspect as Key PEV Organizer

Viewing cable 08NAIROBI2551, POST-ELECTION VIOLENCE COMMISSION REPORT: POLITICIANS DIVIED OVER IMPLEMENTATION Many Kikuyus feel that Kikuyu leaders implicated in post-election violence were engaging in self-defense Uhuru Kenyatta issued a public statement opposing the full implementation of the CIPEV report. Martha Karua’s 2012 presidential bid would be helped if Uhuru Kenyatta were to face trial VZCZCXRO2682 PP RUEHROV DE RUEHNR #2551/01

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 42: Boni Khalwale is a Man to Watch

Viewing cable 09NAIROBI1168, KEY PARLIAMENTARIAN PESSIMISTIC ON REFORMS, SEEKS U.S SUPPORT TO CREATE NEW POLITICAL FORCE VZCZCXRO6313 OO RUEHROV DE RUEHNR #1168/01 1621154 ZNY CCCCC ZZH O 111154Z JUN 09 FM AMEMBASSY NAIROBI TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 9798 INFO RUCNIAD/IGAD COLLECTIVE RHMFISS/CJTF HOA RUZEFAA/CDR USAFRICOM STUTTGART GE RUZEFAA/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTGART GE C O N F I D E N T

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 41: Kibaki Begged US Official Johnnie Carson for Cash

Viewing cable 09NAIROBI1080, A/S CARSON AND NSC SENIOR DIRECTOR GAVIN’S MEETING WITH PRESIDENT KIBAKI President Obama “deeply concerned” with events in Kenya Political gridlock threatens stability and implementation of the reform agenda There will be no “business as usual” with actors who obstruct the reform agenda or who advocate a return to violence. The “assasination” of two prominent human rights

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 40: It was “impossible” for the Coalition Government to fight corruption – Ringera

Viewing cable 09NAIROBI579, ANTI-CORRUPTION CHIEF ON KENYAN KLEPTOCRACY Ringera: “Every mover and shaker” in each branch of government is corrupt. Kibaki “thrushed the list” of compromised officials and appointed them to the Cabinet It was “impossible” for the Coalition Government to fight corruption because it would amount to killing itself – Ringera Ringera and his office are losing the fight

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 39: Kikuyu and Kalenjin Voters will Never Form an Alliance in 2012 – Sally Kosgey

Viewing cable 09NAIROBI1077, A/S CARSON AND NSC SENIOR DIRECTOR GAVIN’S MEETING WITH MINISTER FOR HIGHER ED SALLY KOSGEY Kibaki beholden to the corrupt interests of his inner circle – Sally Kosgey Odinga “often agrees to meet late at night when he is tired and unfocused” Police Commissioner Ali did PNU a favor during the past election by cordoning ODM strongholds

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 38: “Ruto Not an Agent of Change in Coming Months”

Viewing cable 09NAIROBI1083, A/S CARSON AND NSC SENIOR DIRECTOR GAVIN’S MEETING WITH MINISTER WILLIAM RUTO Ruto: The cause of the Eldoret Church inferno was an accidental kitchen fire during preparations for lunch. Ruto confirms Police Commissioner Ali helped Kibaki retain power, rubbished Waki and Local Tribunal Renneberger: “We do not expect Ruto to serve as a positive agent of change

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 37: The Wacky Rumblings of Abunuasi Kalonzo Musyoka

Viewing cable 07NAIROBI4427, KENYA ELECTIONS: Presidential Candidate VZCZCXRO4814 PP RUEHROV DE RUEHNR #4427/01 3171443 ZNY CCCCC ZZH P 131443Z NOV 07 FM AMEMBASSY NAIROBI TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 3418 INFO RUCNIAD/IGAD COLLECTIVE C O N F I D E N T I A L SECTION 01 OF 02 NAIROBI 004428 SIPDIS C O R R E C T E D 

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 36: Kibaki and Kalonzo Did Not Want Odinga In Government

Viewing cable 08NAIROBI239, KENYA,S ELECTORAL CRISIS — PUSHING KIBAKI-ODINGA Martha Karua’s hard line stance against Odinga was a big problem in negotiations Musyoka wanted Raila to remain in Opposition Kibaki said: “I cannot have Odinga in the government” and was opposed to executive PM Cables reveal behind the scenes US Embassy lobbying to get Raila to talk to Kibaki VZCZCXRO8078

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 35: Ringera Gave Up on Prosecutions Against Corruption

Viewing cable 08NAIROBI1373, KENYA CORRUPTION UPDATE – LOOKING BACK, LOOKING FORWARD Kenya’s most egregious thieves given a new lease on life George Saitoti, Kiraitu Murungi, Musalia Mudavadi, Fred Gumo, William Ruto, Sally Kosgei, Henry Kosgey , Kipkalya Kones and John Haroun Mwau named as corrupt, tainted and unfit for Office According to a weary Ringera, Kenya’s court system stymies justice

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