In March 2021 four prominent politicians from different parties launched the One Kenya Alliance, with the reported aim of “presenting Kenyans with a fresh alternative” to the country’s “toxic” politics.
The graphic shows a photo of Moi next to a quote: “Wetangula asked for a deposit of KSh 300M to join the One Kenya Alliance. Mudavadi wants assurance that I will wholly fund the coalition's activities. The demands don't cease.”
The quote’s attribution reads: “12 April 2021, Hon Gideon Moi, Baringo Senator”.
But did Moi really say this, and Nation and KTN News report the quote? We checked.
‘Quote doing the rounds is fake’
Africa Check searched for the graphic on the KTN News Facebook and Twitter pages and could find no evidence of it. And the graphics the TV network regularly posts on its social pages look completely different.
“Please be advised that the quote doing rounds on social media is a fake,” the post reads. “Do not fall for fake news.”
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