Rigathi Gachagua
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DP Gachagua in President Ruto’s footstep in plot to take over UDA

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua speaks at Bomas of Kenya on October 13, 2023, during the United Democratic Party  National Women's Congress. 

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What you need to know:

  • Mr Gachagua has his eyes set on succeeding President Ruto in the party leadership.
  • In UDA, there have been jitters about a plot to undermine Mr Gachagua by opening up the deputy party leader slot to three party members.