Experts urge caution as Matiang’i pushed to go for presidency

Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i (2nd left) during a recent tour of Kajiado County.

Photo credit: Stanley Ngotho | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Speculation has been rife that Dr Matiang’i may go for the top most seat in the country.
  • Mr Omogeni cautioned leaders from the Gusii community who have been politically fighting the CS.
  • Three weeks ago, some youths in Gusii started a political movement in support of the Interior CS.
  • Residents as well as elected leaders are now pleading with President Kenyatta to “bless their son” for the country’s top seat.

Pressure is mounting for Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i to declare interest in the presidency, even as he remains mum on his next plans ahead of the 2022 General Election.

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