Close confidants of President Uhuru Kenyatta stopped Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria from quitting yesterday before he could deliver a resignation letter to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi.
~ The Star
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria had claimed that Uhuru has neglected Central Kenya when it comes to development projects.
The leaders led by Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru and Homa Bay woman representative Gladys Wanga said they decided to overcome their political differences for the good of the country in line with the handshake between Uhuru and Raila.
Twenty acres of the Mama Ngina Water Front Park in Mombasa have been grabbed, National Land Commission chairman Mohammed Swazuri disclosed on Thursday.
But the revolt has now been amplified by the fierce succession debate sweeping the region and fears that Uhuru was slowly turning his back on Ruto in favour of Raila and other opposition candidates.
There is an argument in circulation that Murathe’s mission from the start was to set in motion the deliberate destruction of Jubilee in order to free its main original partner, the TNA, for new alliances.
Murathe, who unexpectedly resigned as vice chairman on Sunday, said those opposed to Ruto will form a new coalition to stop the DP from succeeding President Uhuru Kenyatta.
No region, community or Kenyan will be left behind now or in future,” he wrote on Twitter, in the wake of complaints that central Kenya, where the President comes from, had received little in terms of development projects.
, KISUMU, Kenya, Jan 12 – President Uhuru Kenyatta, his Deputy William Ruto and Opposition chief Raila Odinga have all called on leaders to shun divisive politics and embrace unity to ensure peace in the country.
Uhuru urged politicians to shelve politics for later and give room for service delivery to Kenyans, arguing the country would not be able to move forward with development if leaders continue politicking day and night.
Kenyans on Twitter have fired back at Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen after his 'succession fever should not disrupt Kenya's plans' comment.
Speaking at the Joy Celebrations Centre in Naivasha, Nakuru County, on Sunday, January 13, Ruto said the Jubilee party was still very much intact and fully behind President Uhuru Kenyatta's unity and Big Four agenda.
Speaking at Parliament Buildings on Thursday, Kuria who has received backlash from former and current political leaders for his utterances now says that his remarks were not directed to the President and offered his apology.
Addressing the press at Parliament Buildings on Monday, the MP said the leaders want to know who former Jubilee Vice Chairman David Murathe was speaking for.
A Catholic priest has condemned two MPs Kimani Ngunjiri (Bahati) and Moses Kuria (Gatundu South) over their recent attack on President Uhuru Kenyatta, calling them agents of incitement.
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has poked holes in latest remarks by President Uhuru Kenyatta that his administration was keen on taking development to all Kenyans indiscriminately.
On Thursday, the two camps held a joint press conference and the room was full of warm embraces and not clenched-fists raised high and red berets.
A furious President Kenyatta took MP Moses Kuria head on yesterday over claims the government had neglected infrastructure projects in Mt Kenya region.
Kuria, whose recent criticism of President Uhuru Kenyatta has earned him an rebel's reputation within the Jubilee party, called off his presser for fear of his life.
He was responding to remarks by Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria during New Year Eve where he said Uhuru has totally ignored the Mt Kenya region as he launches projects in perceived opposition strongholds.
Mr Kenyatta reiterated that he is committed to working with National Super Alliance principal and Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga to see the whole of Kenya developed.