Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua has referred to as out Opposition chief Raila Odinga for allegedly disrespecting former President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Talking in Mpeketoni, Lamu County on Sunday, DP Gachagua accused the Azimio chief of “downgrading” the Uhuru by dragging him to public rallies.
“We forgive him for a lot of issues, however not for deceptive Uhuru Kenyatta,” Gachagua mentioned, citing an incident the place Uhuru accompanied Raila to a public rally in Nyanza, after the burial of former Training CS George Magoha.
Throughout the mentioned rally, Uhuru declared he nonetheless helps Raila Odinga.
“Though I’ve left energetic politics, I’m nonetheless a follower of Raila. I supported him at the moment (throughout elections), and I’ll nonetheless assist him as a result of I consider he’s an sincere one that desires to unite Kenyans. It’s democratic and my proper to assist whoever I need. I’m retired however not drained. You recognize my get together chief is Raila,” the previous president mentioned.
Gachagua nonetheless claimed Raila Odinga misled Uhuru when he was president and he’s nonetheless deceptive him now.
“Please respect our former President. Even when he (Uhuru) was misled and the economic system was ruined, he’s our revered chief. We would like his respect to be upheld, he shouldn’t be taken to rallies. It ruins our respect as Kenyans.”