Jubilee MP refused to attend Raila lunch
23 June 2016, 09:15
Nairobi - Ferdinand Waititu says he declined to attend the lunch ceremony invited by CORD leader Raila Odinga.
Waititu says that he dies not trust the CORD leadership, which is why he did not attend the lunch.
The lunch, held at Kosewe restaurant in the Nairobi CBD was attended by fellow Jubilee leaders Moses Kuria and Kimani Ngunjiri but Waititu declined the offer.
" I did not attend because I do not trust them," he told News24.
Waititu insists that he has no bad blood with the CORD leaders but that he does not wish to dine with them.
" Let us just say that I have reasons that stopped me from attending the lunch but they have nothing to do with hate. I am fine with them and they know it," he added.
Waititu was among 8 legislators who were arrested last week over hate speech allegations.
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