[PHOTOS] Waiguru, Orengo arrive for BBI Mombasa rally as large crowd gathers

In Summary

• Matatus offered free transport to the venue.

Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and Kieni MP Kanini Kega at the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park in Mombasa on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and Kieni MP Kanini Kega at the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park in Mombasa on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
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Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and Coast leaders arrived for the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Saturday.

A large crowd gathered for the event, with matatus offering free transport to the venue.

 Governor Hassan Joho will lead the rally.

Joho and his counterparts Dhado Godana of Tana River, Amason Kingi of Kilifi and Granton Samboja of Taita Taveta county cautioned against any malicious motive during the meeting. Kwale Woman Representative Zuleikha Hassan Juma is among Coast politicians to attend.

Also expected are DP William Ruto allies. They include Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen, Susan Kihika (Nakuru senator), Moses Kuria (Gatundu South MP), Alice Wahome (Kandara MP) and Mohamed Ali (Nyali MP).

Siaya Senator (2nd Left), Mishi Mboko and Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru at the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park, Mombasa, on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Siaya Senator (2nd Left), Mishi Mboko and Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru at the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park, Mombasa, on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
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Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir and Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho at the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park, Mombasa, on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir and Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho at the BBI rally at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park, Mombasa, on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
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Siaya Senator James Orengo and Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo arrive at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park as attendees gear up for BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Siaya Senator James Orengo and Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo arrive at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park as attendees gear up for BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
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A crowd builds up at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park as attendees gear up for BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
A crowd builds up at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park as attendees gear up for BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
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On Tuesday, Murkomen announced they would attend future meetings.

"After consultations as leaders... we will participate and, where necessary, take charge of these public rallies beginning with Mombasa this weekend," he said.

Murkomen said they will support existing efforts and complement the already scheduled rallies.

Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir arrives at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir arrives at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
A supporter of Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho holds a poster at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
A supporter of Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho holds a poster at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu and Kieni MP Kanini Kega at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu and Kieni MP Kanini Kega at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
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A supporter of Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho holds a poster at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
A supporter of Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho holds a poster at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
A crowd at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
A crowd at Mama Ngina Waterfront Park for the BBI rally on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Image: JOHN CHESOLI