Nairobi, Feb. 29 -- President William Ruto and opposition leader Raila Odinga have rolled out yet another aggressive push to achieve the ever elusive gender principle that has in the past failed 10 times.

A series of high profile meetings, including one between Mr Odinga and Gender Cabinet Secretary Aisha Jumwa on Tuesday preceded tabling - in the National Assembly - of a report prepared by a Multi-Sectoral Working Group on the realization of the two-third gender requirement.

The group was appointed by President Ruto to develop and recommend a framework for implementation of the requirement in line with his campaign pledge.

The report by the National Dialogue Committee (Nadco) formed by Dr Ruto and Mr Odinga following the aftermath of ...