The US Ambassador to Kenya Robert F. Godec, did the unexpectable. He ditched his official ride and opted for a matatu as he embarked on a tour of Eastlands.
The US diplomat first visited Sarabi’s offices then later was joined by ‘Mafeelings’ hit maker Dela Maranga and together they travelled on a matatu to the voter registration center.
“Youth need to make a commitment to use their power peacefully. A commitment to reject violence, and those who would call for violence. The future doesn’t just depend on who wins the election; it also depends on how the elections happen. So show the world what the youth of Kenya can do. Show them you can stand up, and shape your democracy and your future. Show them you support peace AND democracy. The United States does not support any presidential candidate/Political party, Kenyans alone can make the decision on who leads this country,” Ambassador Godec said during his visit to the registration center.
The US ambassador was also reportedly seen doing some shopping in Eastlands: