– Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho is facing a set back following an announcement by Mombasa Council of elders
– The announcement is linked to the recent drama surrounding Joho and President Uhuru Kenyatta
– Uhuru is likely to gain from the announcement that is bound to set back Joho’s political ambitions
Mombasa Council of elders have dismissed Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho over his fight with President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Speaking on Friday, March 17, the elders announced their endorsement for Uhuru’s re-election ahead of the August polls.
“We are not happy with exchanges going on between governor and the head of state,” said Mohamed Jahazi, chairman of the elders
The elders said Joho should know where his powers start and end saying he is a featherweight which will be knocked out in the ring.
The elders urged the ODM deputy leader to go slow and avoid being reckless as he is still young and has a future in politics
The council of elders announced there support for Uhuru’s re-election saying he has done enough to deserve a second term.