It’s in the public domain that president Uhuru and his former personal assistant aren’t reading the same script for almost a year now after the introduction of handshake with former prime minister Raila Odinga.
Rigathi Gachagua who is now Mathira MP has been a great critic to the Jubilee administration over what he terms as a political witch hunt among a section of members who are allied to the deputy president.
Gachagua woes started when he started campaigning for the deputy president William Ruto within the Mount Kenya region.
Uhuru and Rigathi Gachagua in a past event
Political analysts have severally stated that Uhuru had warned central region politicians against campaigning for the DP after their fall out.
Uhuru had stated that some politicians are undermining him by campaigning ahead of the stipulated time thus derailing service delivery.
Already Mr Rigathi Gachagua a close friend to deputy president William Ruto is facing numerous charges after being accused of misappropriation of CDF funds.
Rigathi Gachagua in a past event
Gachagua is also being accused of having accumulated more than 5 billion shillings that he can’t account for two years.
A month ago, the court ruled that his banks account to be frozen awaiting investigation on his source of the money.
His close allies led by Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria, Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro and Kimani Ichung’wa have accused the government of trying to intimidate them.
They have vowed to campaign for the DP within the region no matter happens noting that there was an agreement in 2013 that the Mount Kenya region will support his 2022 candidature.