Siaya Governor James Orengo has now joined hands with the Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance team in claiming that President William Ruto is inconsiderate of the high economic times Kenyans are going through, and he should consider bringing back subsidies.
Speaking in Gem, Siaya County, Orengo said Ruto's move to do away with subsidies has made life unbearable for Kenyans, and that the mama mbogas, boda boda and the hustlers who were promised good life during the campaigns are having it tough to feed their families.
"The subsidies which were put in place by Uhuru Kenyatta to ensure that the prices of unga was reduced were removed, and that is why the cost of living is going up. There were many measures in place to ensure life was bearable to the ordinary citizen."
"He said that the government will be of the mama mbogas and boda boda, but the government of President Ruto is not a government of the people he calls hustlers or the mama mbogas."
Orengo's remarks comes a day after President Ruto while speaking in Mombasa said that his government will not revert to the subsidies which he said used to benefit only a few people.
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