The allies of the deputy president William Samoe Ruto alleged that the Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka had received sh10bn to withdraw from the race and back Raila. Addressing the voters at Yatta in Machakos County.
The former senator Johnston Muthama told the people that the former vice president was coward and that he’d let Ukambani region down.
He explained how he made Kalonzo vice president in 2007 during Kibaki’s era hoping that the latter would make Ukambani region make a statement in the political arena.
However,the allies of Kalonzo,led by Makueni senator Mutual junior Kilonzo have refuted the claims.
” If SKM have received such an amount even the birds would know. The claim is preposterous and the bargain equally ludicrous,” Said Mutula.
It was revealed that Kalonzo was to occupy the post of Speaker of the National Assembly in Raila’s government. It was also revealed that the talks are spearheaded by Mt Kenya foundation who are crafting to include Gideon Moi and Kalonzo in the next government.
On the other hand,the Amani National Congress party leader Musalia Mudavadi yesterday hit out president Uhuru Kenyatta over his ‘marathon’ analogy on those eyeing to succeed him.
” If people are worried that the young people are running very fast,then they must wake up to the reality that the young people are tired of us going too slowly. The young people want to see results. The young people want jobs,” said Mudavadi.