The Elgeyo Marakwet Senator equated Raila to Roman Senators Gaius Cassius Longinus and Marcus Junius Brutus who had conspired to assassinate Julius Ceaser. He said like the two, he attended the funeral to fool the public that he was with the family.
The vocal legislator said that Cord principals should stop playing petty politics and report the information in their possession to the police. He said that Raila was using the death of JJ to gain political mileage.
He said that Cord politicians thrived in funerals and had no clear agenda for Kenya.
Cord has maintained that William Ruto was behind the killing of the self-made billionaire. Cyrus Jirongo went as far as stating the slain Juma had in the past slapped Ruto. The DP has threatened to take legal action against the politician for linking him to the death.
Political pundits aver that Jubilee is dead following the death of Jacob Juma. The ruling coalition was seen as making headways in the otherwise Cord stronghold.
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Uhuru and his Deputy had made several high profile visits to the county that were bearing political dividends.