Murang’a senator and gubernatorial aspirant Irungu Kang’ata addressed DP Ruto through a powerful letter on 25th of March 2022.
Via the epistle that has since gone viral, the outspoken leader threatens to quit UDA if Ruto and his team do not correct some vices inside the party.
“If we fail to assure aspirants that our nominations will be free and fair, I can tell you for free that many of them will flee to other parties. Already, there there are jitters and murmurs.
“Many aspirants are quiet, but on many occasions different individuals have communicated their anxieties with me, especially those who cannot afford the extra fees being charged under the table for a direct ticket. These things are happening in your party and I would like to believe you are not aware.” read the letter in part.
“Based on informal research, the bomb that destroyed our gains as UDA in the mountain was Sagana 3. Over 20,000 people turned up at the Sagana State Lodge to see the President.
“Most of these people were not mobilized, they went to Sagana because the local radio stations had urged them to go and welcome their President.
“Many things have changed. The ground has started a slow but sure shift. The Raila Odinga we believed was like pork in Mecca has started to find some footing in the Mountain. His message and his diplomatic mien has been slowly melting the hard hearts of our people,” added the letter. More