2022 CAMPAIGNS

(PHOTOS): Kenya Kwanza Alliance storms Nakuru to woo voters

Ruto said Nakuru is the country’s beacon of stability.

In Summary

• The team used the opportunity to respond to the remarks that were made by Murang’a Woman Representative Sabina Chege on Thursday while in Vihiga.

• Mudavadi said the team will have a team of young people to make sure that does not happen.

Deputy President William ruto with the Kenya Kwanza brigate in Kuresoi South on Friday, February 11, 2022.
Deputy President William ruto with the Kenya Kwanza brigate in Kuresoi South on Friday, February 11, 2022.
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Kenya Kwanza Alliance being led by Deputy President William Ruto visited Nakuru County on Friday as they continue with their August 9 campaigns.

ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi addressing Kuresoi South residents on Friday during Kenya Kwanza Alliance capmaign.
ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi addressing Kuresoi South residents on Friday during Kenya Kwanza Alliance capmaign.
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Ruto was accompanied by ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi, Ford Kenya counterpart Moses Wetangula and a number of MPs.

Kuresoi Southresidents during Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally.
Kuresoi Southresidents during Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally.
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The team used the opportunity to respond to the remarks that were made by Murang’a Woman Representative Sabina Chege on Thursday while in Vihiga.

Ruto said that Nakuru is the country’s beacon of stability.

"Kenya Kwanza will further this unity and work towards creating wealth for everyone. We will not let you down," Ruto said.

Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetangula during Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally in Kuresoi South on Friday, February 11, 2022.
Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetangula during Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally in Kuresoi South on Friday, February 11, 2022.
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The MP, who accompanied some of the Azimio MPs to mobilise the Azimio la Umoja Movement said that the ruling Jubilee Party rigged the 2017 presidential election.

"Kule central nimeskia hapawengine wakisema hapa tuliwaibia, kuna kaukweli kidogo. Lakini mjue kama tulijua kuiba si ata hii tutafanya nini...alafu.. alafu..." she said.

Kenya Kwanza Alliance took its campaigns to Kuresoi South on Friday, February 11, 2022.
Kenya Kwanza Alliance took its campaigns to Kuresoi South on Friday, February 11, 2022.
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Loosely translated as, 'In Central, I have heard here some people saying that we stole from them. There is some truth in that. They should know that if we knew how to steal then, why not in this? Will we not do something... then...then...then".

Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally in Kuresoi South, Nakuru County.
Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally in Kuresoi South, Nakuru County.
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The DP said that the Jubilee, being led by President Uhuru Kenyatta did not steal the votes.

The team also dismissed propaganda of possible rigging of votes in the August 9 election.

Mudavadi said the team will have a team of young people to make sure that does not happen.

“Sabina Chege is a confidant of the Azimio brigade, and her utterances in Vihiga was a reflection of what they are planning to do. We cannot allow the election to be rigged,” Mudavadi said.