A simple dub gone bad. It was supposed to be a simple dab, one to show he was a cool president who was still in touch with society until it backfired on his face, badly.
The presidential dab was trending on twitter the whole of yesterday with many accusing Uhuru of being a disgrace and a total disappointment for this country. Many accused him of misplaced priorities, dabbing and having fun in state house while the country was in massive calamity.
A doctors and lectures strike and most notably a looming hunger disaster. I can’t even start counting how many photos were circulated online of people in dire suffering because of the drought. The most grotesque one was that of a dead rotting woman who had a water bottle on their hand.
The president probably took heed of this and today morning has declared the drought a national disaster and asked concerned stakeholders to help in mitigating the disaster.
The Famine Early Warning Systems Network predicts that 11 counties will experience food security crisis between February and May with Baringo, Garissa, Isi- olo, Kilifi , Kwale, Lamu, Mandera, Marsabit, Samburu, Tana River Tur- kana, Wajir and West Pokot being the most affected.
The vultures in Dukana area, North Horr constituency for example have simply had enough and are wondering where the blessings have come from.
In fact, they lazily move around, looking for alternatives, even though there are plenty of carcasses of dead sheep and goats.