Did William Ruto and Raila Odinga supporters try to stop George Wajackoyah's bid for State House? Speaking in the vernacular Luhya language in Western Kenya recently, this is what Wajackoyah is saying. But is it true? What is the political impact of this development?
Even as the popularity of the Roots Party Presidential candidate crosses the Kenyan borders as his ideology has increasingly gained traction in Tanzania. On Sunday, June 19, Wajackoyah was interviewed by Tanzania's biggest online journalist - Millard Ayo - where he spoke about his plans for the country. The interview immediately went viral in Tanzania as Kenya's neighbours expressed admiration for the presidential candidate's out-of-the-box thinking.