Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Politics




Africa politics

Fake News: Governor Alfred Mutua Denies Vying For Member Of Parliament Seat In The August Polls

Reports suggesting that the incumbent Machakos governor and Maendelo Chap Chap party leader would be vying for an Mp seat in Mwala constituency are fake.

The reports have been going viral on social media alleging the second-term governor has decided to seek a parliamentary seat to secure his political future.

There's has been a list that has been in circulation purported to be from IEBC showed the name of Mutua among aspirants seeking MP seat in Machakos county.

Responding to the allegations to, Mutua through the Star Newspaper indicated that he is not eyeing any seat in the August 9, elections.

"Fake news. I am not vying for any seat," Mutua said when asked to clarify the reports

There's has been unrest in the Kenya Kwanza coalition as some of its members have been vying for political seats in different areas despite being assured of influential positions after the August polls.

Senator Wetangula is one of the principals that would be defending his political seat for third term senator in Bungoma county as a hopeful Senate speaker sit is in waiting. Jackson Mandago also would be running for the Uasin Gishu senator after his completion term as Governor.



Content created and supplied by: Political_Tactician (via Opera News )

Alfred Mutua Fake News Jackson Mandago Machakos Wetangula


Load app to read more comments