Ex opposition leader and presidential aspirant is embracing Sheng to attract the young voters.
2022 Kenyan general elections are approaching fast and candidates are striving for the youth vote.
The main apparent competitors are ODM leader Raila Odinga who is being endorsed by a sitting president, William Ruto with the hustler narrative, and Jimmy Wanjigi with the fagia wote narrative.
All players are busy deploying their antics and social media theatrics to attract especially the young voters who will be the majority of the electorate come 2022.
Raila has embraced Sheng as his mode of communication on social media and in real life , claiming it’s the nations distinguished mode of communication, in one particular tweet Raila says –
“Societies change overtime. #Sheng is our unique identity all over the world.
Sheng Ndio kusema!”
He is clearly impressing the youth by this play as most of his youthful followers are engaged with it below is a snippet of His posts