You betrayed Uhuru first — Mutahi Ngunyi tells Murkomen
By Vincent Kejitan
| May 12th 2020
Political analyst Mutahi Ngunyi on Tuesday did not have kind
words for Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen after he was replaced as
the Senate Majority Leader.
Ngunyi told the senator that he rattled the system and was
now suffering the consequences.
He accused Murkomen of betraying President Uhuru Kenyatta
first through sabotage.
“Grow up my fren @kipmurkomen..You
rattled the system. And yes, Uhuru Kenyatta will now deliver.
“Your camp undermined him from within then quoted the bible
to cover your wickedness. In fact, you betrayed Uhuru first through sabotage!”
after President Kenyatta chaired a Jubilee Senate Parliamentary
Group meeting which proposed changes in the top Senate positions.
The State House meeting, which also included KANU
leaders, resolved to replace Murkomen with West Pokot Senator Samuel Poghisio
as the Senate Majority Leader.
His Nakuru counterpart Susan Kihika, who held
the position of Senate Majority Chief Whip, has since been de-whipped and
replaced by her deputy, Murang’a Senator Irungu Kangata.
Murkomen on Tuesday afternoon accused President Uhuru
Kenyatta of lying to the nation.
during a Senate sitting, Murkomen said if the President considered him as a
stumbling block then he should now deliver to Kenyans after getting him out of
President is already a big man. I am just but a son of a squatter… I want to
tell the President to now deliver. Murkomen is out of the way.
“If I was your stumbling block...deliver for the people of Kenya,” he said.
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