Defections and betrayal have been the talk of the town in Kenyan politics as elections approach. Politicians continue to make unexpected decisions. There's a lot going on, and politicians are being influenced by a variety of factors, leading them to leave their present party and join others. This is exactly what has occurred to the United Democratic Alliance, since the party's vice-chair has recently left for Azimio, according to sources.
The development has elicited a range of reactions. Commentator Mohammed Wehliye claimed the following reasons for Arap Kirwa's leaving at such a late stage.
There is speculation that Arap Kirwa was muzzled in UDA, and that without a platform to express himself, he was swayed by a powerful politician within Azimio La Umoja, who compelled him to leave DP Ruto's party and join a party where he could have a say.
As we get closer to elections, defections and betrayal has become the talk ofthe town in Kenyan politics. Politicians continue to make surprising moves. There is a lot going on, and politicians are being swayed by a variety of causes, prompti ng them to q uit their current party and join others. This is exactlywhat has happened to the United Democratic Alliance, as reports reveal that the party's vice-chair has just left for Azimio.
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