Former Internal Security Assistant Minister Stephen Tarus' woes have escalated after rowdy youth burned down his house on Sunday, October 24. Speaking to the Press on Monday, October 25, the former lawmaker and Australian Envoy has now revealed that he was targeted due to his support for the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.
Hon Stephen Tarus, who is the former assistant minister, and also arguably Raila Odinga's Pointman from Rift Valley region ignited a hot debate online when he posted this about Kapseret MP, Oscar Kipchumba Sudi, and Kalenjin votes. (Courtesy photo) "Together with other leaders of Kalenjin, we will make sure that Baba gets 35% votes casted in Kalenjin counties, and i will still forgive my brother Hon Oscar Sudi for the misfortune he did to me over the weekend," he posted on his Facebook page.
Former Internal Security Assistant Minister Stephen Tarus has finally broken his silence over reports that his house was burnt down by irate youths. While speaking on Monday 25th October, Tarus who is a strong ally of ODM leader Raila Odinga, claimed that his house was torched due to his strong stance on supporting the former Prime Minister.
Oscar Sudi fired warnings at Alai and told him that he countineues to look for flour from Raila but he should at the same time advise people like Junet, Atwoli who give careless remarks. He claimed that UDA will not be threatened, fall into cheap propaganda and stupidity of those who are surrounding Baba thinking that they are helping him to get to power yet they are just spoiling for him.
During the burial of Olympics maestreo Agnes Tirop, political hit-hat played out. This was after MP Stephen Tarus got to the podium to read Raila's condolence message to the mourners. This gesture brought mixed reactions from the agitated crowd whereby tantrums began flowing the air. Some of the mourners lauded the move by Tarus to the message while others booed him out.
Hours after ODM vocal blogger Robert Alai came out to criticize Kapseret MP Oscar Sudi over remarks made on Saturday during the burial of Athlete Agnes Tirop, Sudi has come out to lecture Alai. This was after Alai told off Sudi for allegedly rebuking and not tolerating leaders who are against William Ruto during the Tirop's burial.
Photo: Stephen Tarus Kapseret Mp Oscar Sudi in a final send off ceremony of olympian Agnes Tirop ignited mourners after launching a scathing attack against Raila's ally Stephen Tarus. Oscar Sudi described Tarus as a man who is only after handouts from Ruto's opponents and asked the former minister to respect Deputy President William Ruto.
Picture for illustrative purpose. "Stephen Tarus and I were in Mother of Apostles Seminary dreaming to be Priests. Our moral upbringing eschewed all types of moral impurity, greed and corruption. To hijack the funeral of Agnes Tirop to accuse Tarus of betraying Kalenjin in supporting Raila is high conmanship."
A former internal security assistant Stephen Tarus from Rift Valley region deconstructed leaders drawn from his own backyard especially those that are allied to the Deputy President William Ruto. While speaking on Friday during the 'Azimio La Umoja' tour that had former Prime Minister Raila Odinga in attendance, Tarus stated that DP Ruto's camp is only attracting corrupt leaders unlike ODM which currently being filled by people are reformers.
Agnes Tirop, a fallen athlete, is being buried at St Michael's Academy Nyamisa Primary School in Nandi County. Hundreds of athletes and officials from the Ministry of Sports and Athletics Kenya have gathered to pay their condolences to the athlete who was discovered dead at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County in October 13, 2021.
Kapseret Member of Parliament, Oscar Sudi, blasted former Internal Security Assistant Minister, Stephen Tarus, over a statement from the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader, Raila Odinga, that he read at the burial of Olympian Agnes Tirop. Sudi, on Saturday, October 23, accused Tarus of duping the congregation with the statement adding that politicians were taking the moment to score points for their favourite candidates.
Drama ensued during the burial of the late athletics champion Agnes Tirop when Kapsaret member of Parliament Oscar Kipchumba Sudi who seemed bitter with pro-Raila leaders from the region blaming them for disrespect of their son, deputy president William Ruto. Sudi warned former member of Parliament Stephen Tarus who is an ally of Raila to seize insulting Ruto or they deal with him.
Kapseret Member of Parliament, Oscar Sudi, blasted former Internal Security Assistant Minister, Stephen Tarus, over a statement from the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader, Raila Odinga, that he read at the burial of Olympian Agnes Tirop. Sudi, accused Tarus of duping the congregation with the statement adding that politicians were taking the moment to score points for their favourite candidates.
City Lawyer Donald Kipkorir has now turned on Kapseret MP Oscar Sudi with tackles over his offending public remarks towards Raila's strong political ally in Rift Valley Region Stephen Tarus. That is during the final send-off of the slain athlete Agnes Tirop who was allegedly murdered by her husband Ibrahim Rotich last week.
Former Internal Security Assistant Minister, Stephen Tarus, launched scathing attacks against Deputy President William Ruto, accusing him of contributing to the Rift Valley region’s woes. Speaking yesterday during Raila Odinga’s Azimio la Umoja Rift Valley tour, Ambassador Tarus stated the people of Rift Valley have long been oppressed.
Kapseret MP Oscar Sudi, blasted former Internal Security Assistant Minister, Stephen Tarus over a statement from, Raila, that he read at the burial of Olympian Agnes Tirop. Sudi accused Tarus of deceiving the congregation with the statement adding that politicians were taking the moment to praise their favourite candidates.
Police at Mosoriot station were forced to rush to the home of ex-minister and ambassador's home Stephen Tarus where reports have been going round that his home had been set ablaze by unknown persons. Police Boss for Chesumei sub-county, Bosita Omokolongoro refuted the claims saying that there was no fire at the former Mp's home.
Ex lawmaker and Australian envoy Stephen Tarus has revealed that his house was torched by unknown assailants because he supports Odinga. In an interview on Monday 25th Tarus has bashed the Jubillee Government for abandoning kenyans hence his support for Odinga. Photo of Stephen Tarus He further decried that the torching of his house due to his political affiliations was unfair.
Lawyer Allied to Raila Reacts to Sentiments Made by Oscar Regarding StephenTarus Betraying Kalenjins
Oscar Sudi’s sentiments aimed at embarrassing an ally of Raila Odinga who is of the Kalenjin tribe Mr Stephen Tarus has been met with harsh attacks from the handshake camp of the government. Oscar Sudi, a Hustler Nation extremist during the burial ceremony of athlete Agnes Tirop used the opportunity to attack particular Raila Odinga’s proxies based in the Rift Valley region.
Today marks the last journey of Kenyan's star, the medalist winner Agnes Tirop as she was being laid to rest. The burial ceremony which was attended by Railas Amollo Odinga who was the prime minister of the republic of Kenyan and currently the leader of the orange democratic party leader is termed to have caused disagreement among some politicians.