Nairobi,Kenya-David Murathe has escaped an assassination attempt by a whisker after 7 bullets were fired into his car.This happened at exactly 7:59 am along Mombasa Road after a heavily armed man dared Murathe’s security.Confidential reports confirm that Murathe is in good health as he was not injured.
“He is very stable and has been rushed to hospital for check up” a police officer told our reporters.Detectives are pursuing the hitman who managed to vanish into thin air after the assassination attempt on the former Jubilee Vice Chairmain failed. The reason for the assassination attempt on David Murathe is not immediately known but unconfirmed sources say that the attack was well calculated by some members of the political class.
A middle aged woman has been detained by authorities pending investigation into the matter.
David Murathe resigned
from the Jubilee party saying his continued stay in the ruling
outfit is no longer tenable.
He has, however, maintained that his position that DP
William Ruto is not fit to lead the country still stands.
He even threatened to move to the
Supreme Court to seek an advisory opinion on whether
the Deputy President should be allowed to run for the
highest office after serving two terms.
Murathe’s attacks on Ruto have, however, been criticised
by Ruto’s allies and Jubilee leaders from Central region
who have said they do not represent their views.
The leaders said their support for Ruto’s 2022 bid is