In an affidavit filed before the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Dispute Resolution Committee, the degree certificate used by the vocal legislator is not authentic.
Sakaja who continues to mount a spirited defense to prove that he graduated from the Teams University in Uganda on Wednesday, June 15, blamed President Uhuru Kenyatta for his woes.
However, the Ford Kenya leader said that the person whose academic qualifications should be investigated is the former Lang’ata MP and not senator Johnson Sakaja.
Speaking in Manga, Nyamira County on Thursday, June 16, Bungoma senator Moses Wetang’ula said that the former Prime minister should give proof of where he schooled his classmates and his teachers.
Wetang’ula said he worked with the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya coalition party presidential flag bearer Raila Odinga but never saw his certificate.
“We have worked with your candidate and we have never seen his degree, we don’t know where he school or with who. If you want to continue telling lies about your candidate we shall continue telling the truth about your candidate,” Wetang’ula said.
Earlier on, Raila Odinga’s arch-rival William Ruto challenged the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya coalition party presidential candidate to make public his papers and classmates.
“Azimio, Where did your president candidate study, who are his classmates, which course did pursue, and who taught him? You cannot answer that, yet you tell us he has a degree” William Ruto said.
On Wednesday, June 15, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) said that 2022 presidential candidate Raila Odinga met all the requirements before he was cleared to vie for the presidency in the August 9, General Election.