During the hotly contested Kiambaa by-election campaigns back in June, Mathira member of parliament Rigathi Gachagua made a statement that attracted attention from all over the country. Gachagua accused Kameme FM of taking political sides where he added that the station was openly supporting Kariri Njama who was the Jubilee party candidate.
Mathira MP, Rigathi Gachagua. Political temperatures have continued to rise especially in the Mt Kenya region ahead of the 2022 general election. Leaders as well as the residents are still in paradox on which political route to take after the retirement of president Uhuru Kenyatta. Mathira member of parliament, Rigathi Gachagua, is among those who have made their political stand known.
President Uhuru Kenyatta's blessed Meeting is likely to be postponed after a section of Mount Kenya Members of Parliaments allied to Deputy President said that they won't attend the meeting. According to the Deputy President allies who spoke to The Star Newspaper, they don't recognize Orange Democtratic Movement, ODM leader Raila Odinga who they said, President Uhuru Kenyatta wants to push down their throats.
RailaOdinga's s recent trip to Meru was highlighted by two main things. The first one was the constant and stubborn sibling rivalry between Meru governor Kiraitu Murungi and Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya which kept on interrupting Raila’s program. The second one was claims that before the Handshake, it was Kiraitu who had done the biggest damage to Raila in Mount Kenya, and that the zeal with which he demonised Raila was unrivaled.
Rigathi Gachagua Rules Out Being Ruto's Running Mate in 2022 as he Re-affirms His Political Ambition
Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua has been among Tanga Tanga leaders who were reportedly eyeing Deputy President William Ruto's running mate position in his 2022 presidential bid. Gachagua who has been a strong defender of UDA and the hustler Nation affirmed that he will stand with Ruto until 2022 but not as his running mate.
As 2022 elections approach politicians continue exploring their views and opinions towards leadership.Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua is among famous politicians known for their boldness on matters of politics.He is usually hosted live on difference media stations for live interviews regarding governance.Moreover on Monday 25th, Rigathi was live at Inooro TV where he disclosed his concerns prior to 2022 elections.Photo(courtesy) used for illustration
The Mountain climbing narrative has been a topic of discussion among most social media platforms in the country. Different presidential candidates have been seen flexing muscles in the 'vote-rich' Mt Kenya region, historically believed to be the key determiner of the statehouse inheritor. Deputy President Dr William Ruto With His Boss President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Mathira constituency member of parliament Hon. Rigathi Gachagua, a close ally of deputy president William Ruto has opted out of potential running mate candidates. According to Gachagua, he will be defending his Mathira parliamentary seat on the United Democratic Alliance party ticket in 2022. Gachagua revealed that he has been on the ground and the whole region is for UDA and that is why he will use the party in 2022.
The unclarity on whether President Uhuru Kenyatta will endorse his Deputy, His Excellency William Samoei Ruto ahead of the 2022 general elections has over the past months erupted numerous speculations among Kenyans considering that he is currently working closely with the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) boss, Raila Odinga at the expense of DP Ruto.
The 2022 politics are getting more and more interesting as politicians make some unexpected moves inorder to make sure they are considered by electorates on the ballot. Mathira constituency member of parliament Rigathi Gachagua who is a very close ally to deputy president William Ruto from Mt Kenya has finally made it public on the party he will use to defend his seat in Mathira.
While speaking at citizen interview with Trevor Ombija on his statement about Raila' s presidency, Junet stated that Raila Odinga has taken an early lead in the 2022 polls as he is expected to meet president Uhuru Kenyatta tonight on a very high profile meeting. According to the statement, shared by Junet, he stated that following thousands of locals from the central Kenya who are currently following Raila Odinga, it is evident that Raila Odinga has taken an early lead in the 2022 polls.
Rigathi Gachagua, a Mathira member of parliament, made a speech that drew national notice during the intensely contested Kiambaa by-election campaigns in June. Gachagua accused Kameme FM of taking political sides, claiming that the station was openly endorsing Jubilee party candidate Kariri Njama. The MP further claimed that the deep state was using the radio station to spread lies against the UDA party and its candidate.
Political Allys are defending there party leaders as 2022 general elections near. President Uhuru Kenyatta's term is ending and Hon. Raila Odinga has been campaigning in order to continue with what he has been Doing with president Uhuru Kenyatta for the last few years of handshake. MP Rigathi Gachagua was forced to cut his speech short on live television.
The United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party founder and the Deputy President William Ruto might eventually have no his running mate from Mt Kenya region. Although Deputy President William Ruto has many allies from the region, the chances of him having one as his preferred running mate are low.
Mathira Member of Parliament Rigathi Gachagua joins Raila's past politics as he reveals how the ODM party leader fallout with his colleagues. Gachagua who is a diehard supporter of Deputy President William Ruto was ready to reveal the other side of Raila in the previous governments. Speaking at TV47 on Monday, 25 October, the vocal legislator alleged that Raila was not good to rule Kenya informing that he had a bad history with his former leaders.
The Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amolo Odinga will be trying his shot for the country's top seat for a fifth time in the fourth coming general elections to be held next year. Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga has been equally praises and condemn. The former second Prime Minister of the Republic of Kenya, Hon Raila Amolo Odinga has mostly been criticized by DP William Ruto's lieutenants.
The Mathira Member of parliament hon Rigathi Gachagua has broken his silence after the heated debate over the remarks that were made by the Raila Odinga's Ally, Junet Mohammed in Kisii. Junet found himself on the topic of discussion after he jokingly said that the upcoming Government which will be formed by the Orange Democratic Party leader Raila Odinga will be for the people of Nyanza.
The deputy president and his brigade accompanied him in Kiambu constituency for a church event and empowerment program after the church. The legislators who were more than 25 members of Parliament as the deputy president published in his official Facebook account made reactions towards the remarks by Suna East member of parliament that have caused a lot of tension in Mount Kenya region.
President Uhuru Kenyatta's blessed meeting may have to be rescheduled because some Mount Kenya MPs who support Deputy President Uhuru Kenyatta have said they will not attend. The Deputy President's allies told The Star Newspaper that President Uhuru Kenyatta wants to force ODM leader Raila Odinga down their throats, but they don't recognize him.
Deputy President Dr William Ruto speaking in a past political rally. (Photo courtesy). Communication Strategist and blogger Dikembe Dekembe who is a staunch ally to the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga, has reacted to Mathira Member of Parliament Hon Rigathi Gachagua who is a confidante to the Deputy President Dr William Ruto's recent statement that he is not willing to deputize the second in command for the top seat in next year's general elections.