Having mounted a people-driven campaign christened ”Bottom-up” which was able to capture the imagination of a nation and eventually get Deputy President William Ruto declared winner of the 2022 presidential election, there was dismay following a statement from Kakamega senator-elect Boni Khalwale which seemed to slight those in professions considered junior.
This led to a barrage of bitter replies from a section of Kenyans who found his analogy to be in bad taste, and contemptuous of the same hustlers who his team claimed to fight for. Some of the replies read,
Na vile unazaa watoto every now and then kama mende. Have respect for those who nurture your kids while you are busy climbing your mating partners.