By TCD REPORTER.
The much hyped OKA Wiper rally in Kitui stadium on Thursday was characterised by infightings and innuendos as diehard supporters of Amb Kiema Kilonzo and of Dr Malombe henchmen clashed — as wiper boss Dr Kalonzo Musyoka watched in utter disbelief.
It took the intervention of leaders led Hon Makali Mulu to calm down the angry youths who were protesting and rioting when Mwing Central Mp Gideon Mulyungi took to the podium to address the masses. Mulyungi went on with his speech despite the escalated interruptions at the venue.
Earlier morning, Mulyungi and his Mwingi central delegations in a convoy did not join HE Kalonzo Musyoka at Kabati markets, a word on the street was, he was to be blocked from addressing them by Supporters of Senator Wambua who is said to be working closely with Amb Kiema Kilonzo, however, Mulyungi used panya route to enter Kitui town.
He joined Kalonzos delegation at Kalundu market on the way to Kitui stadium where chaos broke loose as he was addressing gathering.
Nevertheless, the meeting went on well.
Mwingi West young Member of Parliament Hon Charles Nguna however received a standing ovation and accolades from the mases as he was delivering his speech.
Speaking during the rally, Kitui women rep Dr Irene Kasalu said she will handle and sort out Kitui Governor Ngilu alone because she is the legit County Women representative.
Ngilu is said to be at longerhead with Kalonzo Musyoka over her choice of Presidential candidate, she is backing raila Odinga while, Wiper leaders are backing HE Kalonzo Musyoka presidential bid.
Ngilu is Pro- Azimio while Kalonzo Musyoka has made it clear that he will go up to the ballot in August General Elections , several opinions indicate that Kalonzo Musyoka will be the determinant factor on who becomes the President in the next six month time.
Makueni senator Hon Mutula Kilonzo said, as OKA coalition, they are not afraid of a presidential first round or five rounds of rerun.
“Kalonzo Musyoka must be at the ballot” Sen said.
Ambassador Kiema Kilonzo said he will create more employment for the young people once he becomes the next Governor of Kitui County because he is part of the age group. He attacked Kitui Governor Ngilu for pushing Kalonzo to azimio la Umoja.
Dr Malombe said, he is working to unseat the Incumbent so that he can continue with the work he started as the pioneer governor of kitui.
Hon David Musila did not show up during the rally, however, Kalonzo Musyoka gave out his apology saying the wiper family is strong as before.