Kenya Mambo Ni Matatu is a swahili phrase that has been trending during the presidential visit to the Western Region of Kenya. The phrase ‘Kenya Mambo ni Matatu’ means ‘In Kenya you have 3 options’.
The phrase was spit buy the president of the Republic of Kenya H.E Dr William Ruto. He said this while addressing the legal concerns raised, hindering the revival of Mumias Sugar Company by investors and other involved cartels.
“Kenya Mambo ni Matatu, Uhame Kenya, Tukuweke Jela and Usafiri uende mbinguni.” This is a statement by Head of State Dr William Ruto, which implied that the corrupt individuals either to shift from his state Kenya, be jailed of travel and go to heaven.
This statement has however spark discussions both online and offline amongst local and prominent Kenyan citizens.
Among them is the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance leader Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga. He raised his critics, saying such reckless statements should not be issued by a head of state is fight for corruption.
After the president said ‘Kenya Mambo ni Matatu’, Mumias Sugar Company has been enlightened. These follow the withdrawal of all cases raised in court by business tycoon Jaswant Singh Rai.
“Billionaire Jaswant Rai has withdrawn applications pending in the Court of Appeal over the management of Mumias Sugar Company.”
Jaswant Singh Rai is the chairman of West Kenya Sugar Company.