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Martha Karua's Heroic Reception At Rigathi Gachagua's Home County Sparks Mixed Reactions

The renewed energy in Martha Karua's Mt. Kenya campaign trail has sent her opponents into hiding with the UDA brigade showing panic since the Azimio Presidential candidate Rt. Hon. Raila Odinga settler for the vocal Senior Counsel dubbed the Iron Lady as his running mate.

Karua has been spreading to the Azimio gospel in several Mt. Kenya counties including Kirinyaga, Meru, Embu, Tharaka Nithi and Nyeri where she is currently hunting votes in a bid to unsure the ODM leader clinches the top seat.

The re-energized Nark Kenya chief has been hitting at her opponents in the Kenya Kwanza camp daring them to face her head on after some pro-Ruto youths were allegedly mobilized and paid to heckle her campaign trail. Her heroic reception in Tharaka Nithi which is Senator Kindiki Kithure's bedroom sent a clear message that she is diluting the UDA influence in the region.

Today, the designate Deputy President took her campaign trail to Karatina, Nyeri County which is believed to be her political rival Hon Rigathi Gachagua's bedroom since he ails from the area. Her warm welcome where she managed to pull a huge crowd has sent a clear message that many Kenyans are resonating with the Raila-Karua ticket in the upcoming general elections. Here are some comments from Kenyans:

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Karua Mt. Kenya Nyeri County Rigathi Tharaka Nithi


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