Loyal ‘bodyguard’ steals the show with best moment of inauguration
A photo shared online of a man racing alongside the convoy of Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago has sparked debate online.
The man is said to be part of Governor Mandago’s security detail.
He raced after his boss’ official vehicle as the governor led a convoy of vehicles that ferried Eldoret residents to attend the swearing in of President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto at Moi Sports Centre Kasarani.
The picture that has since gone viral on social media.
On Twitter though, Nelson, the wag who posted the picture, captioned it thus, “Mandago’s security guy ran all the way from Eld to Kasarani!”
Mandago's security guy ran all the way from Eld to Kasarani! ? pic.twitter.com/Hq8s9uCmnI
— •K!M™ ?? (@KimNelson_) November 28, 2017
This elicited mixed reactions from netizens. Most joined in making fun of the photo with hilarious comments.
From the land of champions ??
— SIA ?? (@SyataLinda) November 28, 2017
Kasarani ni hapa tu, running distance
— Steve Karis (@Stve_karis) November 28, 2017
And also managed to overtake a few cars along the way!!!
— MistaKen (@TheKaruoya) November 28, 2017
Hii ni doping????
— Day-v lubisia (@Davylubisia) November 28, 2017
??? with little stops along the way to refuel mursik
— Samuel Antony M (@SamuAntony) November 28, 2017
What is eldoret to nairobi to Uasin Gishu marathoners?
— Watch_Dogs (@lu_kei) November 28, 2017
Checking out for the eyewitness ?
— Edd Eddie Eddiest (@Eddiest_KE) November 28, 2017
Aongezwe kwa list ya Olympics
— kenyan kop (@Kenyankop) November 28, 2017