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Five Powerful Mt Kenya Leaders Dump President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee; Here are More Details

A few months to the next general elections, Kenyan Head of State president Uhuru Kenyatta seems to be losing touch with most of the leaders who were part of his ruling party, Jubilee.

In the latest blow, the Head of State has lost five members of his party from his own Mt Kenya backyard which is a great loss to him and his close allies.

Among those who have dumped the ruling party is his own county governor of Kiambu Dr James Nyoro who has already declared that he will not be seeking to recapture his seat with the current party.

Others are Nyandarua county boss governor Francis Kimemia, Laikipia county governor Nderitu Muriithi as well as Nakuru county governor Lee Kinyanjui who already has the Ubuntu party.

All this comes after Nyeri county governor Mutahi Kahiga also dumped the president's party to join deputy president William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance movement Party.

Already, the Nakuru county governor Lee Kinyanjui has indicated that the five governors might join hands with an aim of trying to ensure that they come up with a common vehicle to use in the upcoming presidential elections.

“All we ask is caution while pursuing this bloc. Do not invest too much because you are likely to regret it. From the last five elections since multipartyism, the region has voted with its heart not its head," Kinyanjui said. "Interests and only interests will reign supreme."

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Francis Kimemia Jubilee Lee Kinyanjui Mutahi Kahiga Nderitu Muriithi


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