A political party is an organization that coordinates candidates to compete in a specific country's elections. It is common for the members of a party to hold similar ideas about politics, and parties may promote specific ideological or policy goals.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.
Kenya Union Party (KUP) aims at bringing together people with the same political ideas. By taking part in an election, parties hope to get as many of their members as possible into a representative body, like parliament or a municipal council. At the same time the Kenya Union party tries to hold as many posts as possible in the government, or in the municipal or provincial executive.
The Kenya Union Party (KUP) major aim is promoting the interests of their voters. They also draw up party programmes. Citizens can join political parties, enabling them to help shape the party programme.
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