A political duel is brewing at the National Assembly where a section of Orange Democratic party lawmakers are plotting to impeach the Deputy President William Ruto, the COUNTY DIARY has learnt.
They say leaders by default are not supposed to fight people who are rank below them.
But if you are perched on the top, you are likely to be the target – and for obvious reasons.
ODM Lawmakers have been abusing and mudslinging President Uhuru Kenyatta by calling him all manner of names.
The strident haranguing came even before the infamous handshake between him and the Opposition leader Rt Hon Raila Odinga.
In politics, things do change, one day in Kenya politics it’s like five years.
The opposition legislators are now defending the president Uhuru Kenyatta More than his Jubilee lawmakers, arguably, they have scheming to bring Impeachment motions on the floor of the house against the Dr William Ruto, “Jubilee party has the highest numbers in both houses, “it will be a wait and see the situation”.
According to the Political scientist who spoke to the County diary in Confidence, he said:”some of the ODM Lawmakers are trying to court the attention of the Dp Ruto”. Others are Just being forced and being used to fight Dp Ruto because to then, “The DP is the automatic successor to Iconic President Uhuru Kenyatta who is expected to retire from active politics after 2022.