Nairobi, Feb. 7 -- Plans for joint rallies by Wiper Democratic Movement leader Kalonzo Musyoka and his Democratic Action Party-Kenya (DAP-K) counterpart Eugene Wamalwa have sparked talk of a faction within the opposition coalition.

Mr Musyoka and Mr Wamalwa had a joint political engagement last Sunday in Kitengela, Kajiado County, where the former vice-president opened a new Wiper branch before they both addressed a rally.

The two held the rally on a day ODM party leader Raila Odinga had a recruitment drive in the capital.

Mr Musyoka and Mr Wamalwa have separately declared their plans to run for the presidency in the 2027 elections.

This Saturday, the duo will be in Kitui South before moving to Meru on Sunday. The Meru event will be h...