I am the real father of Thika Super Highway - RAILA says as he lambasts boasting KIKUYUsNews, Politics 00:00
... persevered hundreds of people flocking his office to try and prevent their buildings from being brought down but he stood his ground to deliver the most modern road in East and Central Africa.
At the same time, Raila credited himself as having played the biggest role in bringing home the superhighway, complaining about how people were wrongly attributing the same to Kibaki.
“Most of them don't want to give me credit and say that it's Kibaki who is the father of modern roads in Kenya.”
“But I don't mind. I am happy I managed to do the right thing,” Raila said.
The Superhighway was constructed by two Chinese contractors between 2009 and 2012 with joint funding from the Kenyan Government and the African Development Bank.
The Kenyan DAILY POST