POLITICS

[PHOTOS) Uhuru speaks his mind at Sagana III meeting

Uhuru endorsed the ODM leader Raila for Presidency.

In Summary

• Uhuru endorsed ODM leader Raila Odinga for the presidency.

• Residents turned up in large numbers resulting in a commotion

His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at Sagana State Lodge for his meeting with Mt Kenya delegates on February 23, 2022.
His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at Sagana State Lodge for his meeting with Mt Kenya delegates on February 23, 2022.
Image: State House Kenya

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday held a meeting with Mt Kenya delegates and residents at the Sagana State Lodge.

The President addressed thousands of his supporters who expected him to give a clear political direction for the region.

Uhuru used the occasion to endorse ODM leader Raila Odinga for the presidency.

President Uhuru Kenyatta's Sagana State Lodge meeting on Wednesday, February 23,2022
President Uhuru Kenyatta's Sagana State Lodge meeting on Wednesday, February 23,2022
Image: State House Kenya

Thousands of area residents thronged Sagana State Lodge to attend the meeting.

Mt Kenya delegates arrive at Sagana State Lodge on Wednesday, February 23, 2022.
Mt Kenya delegates arrive at Sagana State Lodge on Wednesday, February 23, 2022.
Image: The Star

Residents turned up in large numbers resulting in a commotion as people without invitation cards tried to force their way into the meeting.

Organizers of the meeting were forced to allow all people to enter the meeting.

Residents arrive in Sagana State Lodge for President Uhuru Kenyatta's meeting on Wednesday February 23, 2022.
Residents arrive in Sagana State Lodge for President Uhuru Kenyatta's meeting on Wednesday February 23, 2022.
Image: The Star

Local MPs present were Kanini Kega (Kieni), Ngunjiri Wambugu (Nyeri Town) and Gichuki Mugambi (Othaya).

Other leaders present were former Gatanga MP Peter Keneth, nominated MP Maina Kamanda, Jude Njomo (Kiambu town), Jeremiah Kioni (Ndaragwa), former Mungiki leader Maina Njenga, former Embu senator Lenny Kivuti among others.

Meeting at Sagana State Lodge on Wednesday February 23, 2022.
Meeting at Sagana State Lodge on Wednesday February 23, 2022.
Image: State House Kenya

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