Is Mwai Kibaki a polygamist?

Regular readers of this blog will remember that I wrote about Kenya’s president Mwai Kibaki’s wife, Lucy, slapping an official after being introduced by the name of Kibaki’s mistress, Wambui, last year.

Now the rumour is that Wambui is, in fact, Kibaki’s second wife. Polygamy is not actually illegal in Kenya, but this is, nonetheless, embarrassing for the ‘family man’ that Kibaki reportedly is.

Kibaki yesterday held a press conference denying the rumours: