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But first we're going to turn to Kenya, where two people have been killed and several injured in clashes between supporters of Kenya's president Hurricane Yetta and those backing his deputy William Ruto. Rival supporters pelted each other with stones and burnt tires. A CZ Mr Rooter attended a church service in a political stronghold. Of the president. BBC Africa's manually Guns in Nairobi has been telling me more the ban tyres on the road. They were pelting stones at each other than police had to use tear gas to try and disperse them. And this also moved on to the church where the deputy president was supposed to be. The police unfortunately, threw tear gas inside the touch, and they had to stop the proceedings at some point. Deputy president himself has apologized and condemned the clashes that happened and asking for a bit of come among the his followers and the followers of the president to looking ATA. They have these two men being rivals in the past, but had been in a political alliance. Why have they fallen out now? In 2012. They came together. They had that case off people's election violence of the International Criminal Court, but it did come together with the promise of uniting the country because off the huge tribal divisions within Kenya. They also pledged to deal with corruption but within the government itself because they've had to share some of the Cabinet positions. It has been very tense over the years. The deputy president wants to run for office in 2022. The only problem is that some people who are like to the president himself who cannot are opposed to his bid to run for office, and this has created Ah, huge tension and summon lease have actually said. That the tensions that are being witness right now in the country who turn out Unfortunately to what we witness in 1007 when they're bloody clashes, tribal clashes that led to the deaths off more than 1000 people. Quite a complicated situation in the country right now, why the president's supporters so opposed to Mr Ruto standing given that Mr Canasta Constand again, can he The political alignments in the country, and what the allies off the president have been talking about is they do support different candidate in the 2022 elections there supporting the former prime minister in Kenya? Who's the opposition leader, Raila Odinga, and therefore they see The campaigns by the deputy president as being premature so on one and they say that the country should be concentrating on issues that have happened in the country, particularly also the covered 19, which has hugely affected the economy of the country. They said the deputy president should be addressing those issues rather than campaigning. On the other side Deputy president has been saying that he wants to lay ground for addressing poverty, unemployment, particularly among the youth and just to go to the doorstep of the president and told this functions that he has been holding scene that's quite aggressive towards the agenda that the president wants. It was the BBC's Emanuela guns speaking to me from nine.