One person is feared dead and dozens injured after Kieleweke supporters clashed with TangaTanga diehards at Kenol, Muranga.
The Sunday morning confrontation also saw several Kieleweke supporters arrested after they tried to storm the venue of Ruto’s meeting but were forcefully repulsed.
Those arrested were handed over to the police. They alleged they were promised Ksh 1000 and ferried in minibusses by Sabina Chege’s agents.
In a statement by Dennis Itumbi,teargas was also thrown inside the Church causing chaos.
“Last week a young man died after falling from a bus after a TangaTanga Muranga MP mobilized youth to accompany him to attend a funeral in Kangema. Today another youth has died as TangaTanga plans to go to Kenol. Why Mt Kenya?,”posted Ngunjiri Wambugu
However, social media users haven’t been impressed by politicians dubbed themselves “Kieleweke” for causing chaos that has happened at Muranga.
Simon Wachiuri: Paid Goon die after wranglers in Kenol, Muranga County on the visit of DR William RUTO for a church function today. Sabina Chege and Co cannot/will Never succeed in Uprooting William Ruto in the heart of the Mt. KENYA people. Sasa huyu amekufa nahakuwa amelipwa Bado.