Kenyan politicians always catch the attention of KOT, more so when they launch projects, that are labelled ‘weird’.
It’s only in Kenya where a majority of the politicians have attracted headlines for ironically inviting the media to let the whole world witness them launch the strangest of projects.
We take a look at a number of weirdest projects launched by some of these politicians.
1. Alfred Keter
Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter attracted online trolls after he was pictured launching water tanks worth Ksh. 35,000 after reportedly landing in a chopper in the area.
2. Isaac Ruto
Former Bomet governor Isaac Ruto flew his helicopter to launch a cattle dip worth Sh5,000 back in 2016.
3. Joseph Ndathi
Ex- Kirinyaga governor (note the trend) Joseph Ndathi was busy cutting ribbons as he infamously launched a foot bridge while everyone was focusing on Obama’s visit in 2015.
4. Moses Akaranga
Another politician is former Vihiga county governor, Moses Akaranga. Akaranga received backlash from Kenyans after he was pictured commissioning a reconstructed mud house.
5. Ephraim Maina
The former Mathira MP flew in a helicopter to go launch a wooden bridge in Nyeri Couty