It has started with a bang, both William Ruto and Raila Odinga have answered the long awaited questions of who will be their running mates. They have now appointment of their running mates as Ruto picked Rigathi Gachagua representing Kenya Kwanza alliance while raila taking Martha Karua for Azimio La Umoja coalition. KTN news made a post to find out who is the most influential between Karua and Rigathi, 52% voted for Rigathi while 48% went for Martha Karua.
The following reactions were also made by Kenyans:
Radio Africa Limited also conducted a survey. According to the survey of Radio Africa, Raila-Martha Karua’s ticket took the lead Raila and Martha ticket bagged 48% support, while the deputy president and gachagua received 45% support.
Indeed we can see the margin are very small. This clearly shows how the August 9th elections will be very tough. You can share your thoughts about our opinion polls today?
Yesterday, Raila visited mt Kenya region, making several stopovers. His journey begun in Naromoru, Laikipia, then moved to Nyeri county, then Murang’a and finally to kiambu county. While in kiambu, he met githurai 45 residents where he was warmly welcomed. After the welcome, many supporters and leaders reacted. The leaders who reacted, including Babu Owino, embakasi member of parliament from ODM.
Babu Owino aired on his Facebook account, mocking the kikuyus on how they loved the ODM leader. In his post, Owino expressed how they just pretend but they like Raila. Here is Babu Owino’s post.
Tribes with the highest population in Kenya. Days are running and August 2022 is approaching. Many politicians are eyeing on the presidential seat. To compete favorably, politicians are focusing on how to gain more supporters.