Jubilee property torched ahead of Uhuru’s visit to Kisii County

President Uhuru Kenyatta, who is slated to visit Kisii County today, was warned not to...

President Uhuru Kenyatta

Members of the public, who were heard chanting NASA slogans, burnt posters belonging to Jubilee candidates and destroyed billboards in support of the current government.

One of the residents was heard stating that Jubilee had done nothing for the region and that they would not vote for the President during the August polls.

“We will not allow the President to come here and feed us with Jubilee propaganda yet we are unable to afford three meals a day because of the high price of maize flour,” one of the locals, Albert Machera was quoted by the Nation.

Meanwhile, Kitutu Masaba MP Timothy Bosire on Monday welcomed the President and his deputy William Ruto to the region but warned them they would not get votes from the area.

“We have no problem with the President going anywhere and everywhere. We cannot do what they did to us in Kapsabet on Sunday where they attempted to disrupt our rally,” said Bosire.

The legislator added that Kisii was a NASA stronghold and that the Head of State was only wasting time.

“We do not have them at heart. Our resolve to support NASA is resolute," Mr Bosire was quoted by the Star.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

CS Kagwe confirms hacking of Chanjo system, fake vaccination certificates

CS Kagwe confirms hacking of Chanjo system, fake vaccination certificates

Ida Odinga given new name after touring Nyeri alongside Raila

Ida Odinga given new name after touring Nyeri alongside Raila

Ngirici opens up on her deteriorating relationship with Ruto

Ngirici opens up on her deteriorating relationship with Ruto

Moi's will shows how he divided mutli-billion wealth to his children

Moi's will shows how he divided mutli-billion wealth to his children

Universities with most unemployed graduates to lose state funds in proposed formula

Universities with most unemployed graduates to lose state funds in proposed formula

JSC Summons Sonko over exposé on Justice Said Chitembwe

JSC Summons Sonko over exposé on Justice Said Chitembwe

Ndichu brothers demand arrest of Murgor sisters

Ndichu brothers demand arrest of Murgor sisters

Westlands 2022 MP race shaping up to be 'the one to watch' in Nairobi

Westlands 2022 MP race shaping up to be 'the one to watch' in Nairobi

DCI Kinoti lands powerful role at Interpol

DCI Kinoti lands powerful role at Interpol