Just what happened to the Coast political brigade that had declared to be part of Tanga Tanga team?
The radical shift in the political ideological alignments, says Prof Kagwanja, has given legs to the high-voltage propaganda blitz by the so-called Tanga Tanga squad around the theory of the ‘Ruto betrayal’.
BACKERS The second faction is the ‘Tanga Tanga’ group that got its name from the President’s call on DP to stop going around the country akitangatanga (roaming about).
In short order, a bipartisan team of women leaders, led jointly by Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and ODM’s Women Representative for Homa Bay Gladys Wanga joined the fray, warning against premature politicking — a clear dig at the pro-Ruto “Tanga Tanga” movement and its ill-disguised campaigns.
One is the pro-William Ruto team Tanga Tanga.
The Kieleweke and Tanga Tanga drama is a storm in a tea cup.
"Tanga Tanga legislators have been crisscrossing Mt Kenya counties with DP William Ruto.
Three groups have emerged from the party: The pro-Deputy President William Ruto group popularly known as the Tanga Tanga group; a faction that is calling for a halt to early campaigns and has stated that the DP will not be the automatic candidate; and another slew of politicians who want to vie for the presidency under Jubilee.
JUBILEE Kuria is among the most visible and vocal “Tanga Tanga" squad of youthful MPs from the Mt Kenya region who are unapologetic in their support for Dr Ruto’s 2022 presidential ambitions.
“Let you not be deceived by the Tanga Tanga movement (pro-Ruto camp) because both Ruto and Uhuru have served their full terms and should retire together.