Rigathi Gachagua
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Rigathi Gachagua’s gamble: The pet projects that will make or break the DP’s future

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua at Mawingu Trail on the slopes of Mt Kenya on March 18, 2023. 

Photo credit: DPCS

What you need to know:

  • Gachagua is walking a political tightrope in the restive Mt Kenya region.
  • Gachagua has taken it upon himself to lead the fight against alcohol abuse in Mt Kenya region, rubbing traders the wrong way.
  • The DP has cast himself as the protector of the Mt Kenya region’s interests to the detriment of his national outlook.