Wednesday 28 June 2017

Kevin Doyle: Taoiseach accepts end is near but transition to 'citizen Kenny' is slow

Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photo: Tom Burke
Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photo: Tom Burke
Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Enda Kenny served under five leaders before getting his own 15-year stint at the top of the Fine Gael food chain.

By Easter, if the latest timeline predicted by ministers is accurate, he will reluctantly begin to fade into the background - and work quietly for a sixth leader.

Having finally signalled that he is ready to loosen his grip on power, Mr Kenny will pass the baton to the next generation.

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