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Ruto's Ally Protests Karua's Mt Kenya Spokesperson Position, Names The 'Real' Spokesman

Mathira member of parliament Rigathi Gachagua has come responding to the news of NARC Kenya party leader Martha Karua being named as the Mount Kenya region spokesperson.Photo courtesy

The vocal legislator allied to the deputy president William Ruto, Speaking to k24 TV has said that the only people who speak on behalf of the Mt Kenya region people are those who are elected in political positions. 

"The people who speak for the people of Mt Kenya are people who were elected, I speak for the people of Mathira, Same way Alice is speaking for the people of Kandara. These other people are speaking for their groups, not Mt Kenya." Gachagua has said on k24 Tv. 

He has continually rubbished news of Karau being the spokesperson of the central Kenya region citing that the people who speak for people of Kenya are mandated to do the task in an election. 

"Martha Karua is not the spokesman for Mount Kenya. The people who speak for Mount Kenya are mandated to do so in an election." the Mathira legislator has further stated. 

This comes a day after a section of Mt Kenya leaders representing various political parties from the region, met in Naivasha, listed shared positions in appointive positions, equity in resource sharing as some of irreducible minimum to be met by those seeking votes from their community.

They also unanimously elected Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua as the interim spokesperson for the group.

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