Machakos governor Alfred Mutua is the talk of the town after sending out a recorded message in different Kenyan vernacular languages. In his message advising Kenyans to shun divisive politics and choose development, Dr. Alfred Mutua made it possible for almost each Kenyan to get the message in a language they know and understand best.
The video with the message was recorded from Machakos state house and Dr. Mutua delivered the message in Swalili, Luo, Maasai, Gikuyu, Meru, Luhya, Taita, Kalenjin, Giriama, Kisii, and Sheng.
Many Kenyans were amazed by his mastery of the vernacular languages of the governor.
Here is the message he send in different languages.
“Mkenya mwenzangu popote ulipo: Je umechoka maisha ya umaskini? Are you tired with the current political games & systems in a country of high UNEMPLOYMENT? Wataka kujua nikwanini HAKUNA PESA & our politics are SELFISH? Please watch my KISWAHILI message & Retweet & Comment.”
My diverse speaker of LUHYA language: is high UNEMPLOYMENT, Empty promises & lack of money worrying you? YES? Do you know why life is getting tougher? Please watch my message in LUHYA language of why our siasa make us Masikini Kabisa. Please watch, retweet and comment. pic.twitter.com/SM0Tv2zQDq
— Dr. Alfred Mutua (@DrAlfredMutua) June 22, 2020