Here is the catch. In a two-pronged scheme, the president and his deputy are simply setting the stage for a Supreme Court presidential petition ruling after 8/8 elections. Painting the judiciary as pro-opposition now will work to Jubilee's advantage at the time of the ruling, and here is how.
Let's not cheat each other. There's no love lost between independents and the presidential candidates that they purport to support. independents don't give a damn whether the presidential candidates win or not. All they care about is their political survival through all means possible. They only talk of supporting Raila or Uhuru because they don't want to look like they are antagonising the two presidential front-runners in their perceived strongholds. That will be political suicide.
Apparently, Jubilee banked on two wishes: That NASA disintegrates through their supposed weak link - Kalonzo or Raila fails to become its flagbearer. Forget about Jubilee's reverse psychology antics that they really wanted to face Raila because he is beatable. Raila has beaten them before and they know how hard he hits. And it turns out that they badly underestimated Kalonzo.
“Uhuru and Ruto are Moi’s protégés. Not only do they seem to have internalized the politics of mediocrity practiced in Moi’s KANU but they also missed out on the education and socialization in liberal politics that the NARC coalition politicians went through in their 15 years in opposition.” ~Dr. Ndii
No need for niceties. #IPSOS #SYNOVATE is simply pandering to the Jubilee gov't in order to survive in business. Just look at the choice of their questions and the timing of their latest opinion poll. Did they ask us what we think about the warped priorities of the confused Jubilee gov't? NO. Tomorrow, the teachers'... Continue Reading →