A search done by our fact check desk found out that Jubilee chairperson is David Murathe and not Francis Murathe.
By Yamumo Stella
The just concluded Kiambaa by-elections has resulted to mixed reactions from various quoters of the political field.
A post allegedly done by Jubilee deputy chairperson ”Francis Murathe” has been making rounds on social media claiming that he is being blamed as to having contributed to the loss of the Jubilee candidate in the by-election. The post is on the posta below;
A post said to be from Jubilee chairperson ”Francis Murathe”
There have been claims by other leaders that the party has lost its popularity in places considered to be Jubilee’s strong hold.
After looking through Murathe’s posts and sentiments regarding the Kiambaa by-elections we couldn’t substatiate its origin.
A search on reverse image search had no a similar picture used before.
Further more the information indicated on social media indicated that it was from Francis Murathe instead of David Murathe.
Our team has established that this particular information is not true.
Jubilee Deputy chairperson is David Murathe and NOT ”Francies Murathe”.
This story was produced by Yamumo Stella at Mtaani newsroom in partnership with Code for Africa’s iLAB data journalism programme.