President Kenyatta snub hangers-on in the ongoing Dubai 2020 Expo
President Uhuru Kenyatta’s protocol team is said to have blocked hangers-on seeking to have a photo session with the Head of State during the ongoing Dubai 2020 Expo at the United Arab Emirates.
The group is said to be working extra hard to be photographed together with the President but their attempts have so far flopped.
Governor Kananu’s endorsement by Njuri Ncheke causes ripples within Azimio top ranks
The political matrix for the Nairobi governorship contest is getting complicated. Our source revealed that the recent endorsement of Nairobi governor Ann Kananu by the Njuri Ncheke for the Nairobi seat in the coming polls at her Karen home has caused ripples amongst top luminaries of the Azimio La Umoja and contenders majorly those aligned to President Uhuru Kenyatta’s led Jubilee Party and Raila Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).
Raila and President Kenyatta are said to be keen to prevail upon candidates in the respective affiliate parties under the Azimio umbrella to drop their bid in order to appeal to the over 3 million Mt Kenya East vote bloc and rally support for Kananu’s candidature after it became apparent Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya might not get the running mate position to run alongside Raila.
Graft allegations stalk former CS who resigned to contest for governorship
A former Cabinet Secretary who recently resigned from President Uhuru Kenyatta’s cabinet to contest for governorship is facing new hurdles to shed the corruption tag that is likely to complicate the governorship bid.
Opponents of the former CS are said to be planning to unleash massive campaign against the apparent front-runner targeting to capitalise on the corruption tag
However, the deep pocketed aspirant who is known for overbearing sense of self-importance and arrogance is said to be complacent banking on the Azimio La Umoja top leadership to campaign for her.