By Our Reporter
The Kitui gubernatorial race is expected to be tight race ever, with 2022 succession politics continuing to rage on across the political divide-as politicians strategize on how to win hearts and minds.
The ongoing succession debate in Kitui is now posing as a threat to the realization of county development agenda, the closeness of two politicians who used to be bitter rivals has left netizens tongue wagging.
Ukambani region has not been left out in the succession talk as famous politicians eye top seats in the much anticipated 2022 polls,
“Ambassador to Uganda hon kiema kilonzo has been a talk of the town following his close ties Kamba kingpin HE kalonzo Musyoka, the ambassador is hated and loved in equal measure in Kitui following how he handled national constituency fund in Kitui East during his tenure as Mp .
It is clear as day that the ambassador is looking for Kalonzo Musyoka’s endorsement for Kitui gubernatorial race.
The governor Ngilu who was elected on Narc party has been having cold political relationship with Kalonzo over the Sekeb idea which Musyoka sees as an avenue to neutralize his influence in ukambani, if you know know
Makueni governor prof Kivutha Kibwana and Machakos governor are serving their final term save for Kitui governor who is in her first term, and contradicting kalonzo could be dangerous to say the least, Kanziku ward representative hon Munuve said.
Political Pundit has it that the outgoing governors might have misled Kitui governor into entering the Sekeb pact unknowingly setting the coalition with wiper leader according to details seen by county diary.
According to kalonzo Musyoka, he has not accepted the idea of Sekeb since in his view it’s not informed in any existing law.
Kiema kilonzo is expected to ride on the same confusion and seek for the wiper blessing for Kitui gubernatorial contest.
The country diary has not yet established if Kalonzo will endorse kiema kilonzo or the former Kitui governor Dr Julius Malombe who is said to be a close confidant of kalonzo Musyoka, the time we went on air
It’ clear wiper leader will determine who will be the next Kitui governor going by current political happening.
According to the current political waves, Ngilu will need wiper leader to overcome the current tribulation with rogue MCA’s