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Section Of Kenyans Tell Off Murkomen After What He Said About Raila's Presidency


Kenyans on social media have told off Elgeo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen after what he said about Raila Odinga's bid ahead of next year election.

To his twitter publication, Senator Murkomen slammed Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga's promise to Kenyans youths in his government should he succeed President Kenyatta come August, 9.


This is after the ODM leader promises at least four Cabinet position to the Youths in his government. Speaking to Mount Kenya youth at University of Nairobi on Tuesday, 12 Mr Raila said, when he was Prime Minister he had round table meeting with the business community and also the Youth, hence it is something he has tried and will be part of his policy.


"When i was PM, I had roundtable meeting with the business community and also youths. It is something I have tried before and will be part of my policy. The youths will have more than 4 Cabinet position." The ODM leader promised.

However, Murkomen has termed the promise as dead on arrival, according to him, the Youths have rejected tokenism and are forming their own government through the Hustler Nations associated to Deputy President William Ruto.


To Murkomen, Raila promising 4Cabinet Slots and 6000 to Youth in a government he claim will be formed by "aged" and "tycoons" is not realistic but a just politics to lure support from the region.


"Raila Odinga is promising 4 Cabinet slots And KSh 6000 to the Youth in the government of his age mates and Tycoon Mount Kenya Foundation elders but the Youths have rejected tokenism and are forming their own government through the hustlers nation." Murkomen penned.


His remarks has, however, cited Kenyans to mixed of political reaction with majority of Youths blasting off his remarks on forming hustlers government. Reaction as attached;


Juma: What do you mean by tokenism? I thought you are the one moving around dishing out Money to the said vulnerable youth so as to lure them. It is better off 6k for the Youths than the 1500 wheelbarrow.

Erique: Mr Murkomen, I am a youth from Mount Kenya region and will vote for Raila. Next time when making a statement like this always remember to use words like (some youth) juu not all Youths are for Ruto.

James: Mt. Kenya Youths have endorsed Raila Odinga as the 5th President. Mount Kenya region is very steep to use wheelbarrow.


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