Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen during the festive season ditched the suit and tie and chopped firewood.
The Senate majority leader posted a video on social media in a pair of jeans and a t-shirt, presumably at his rural home chopping firewood.
He said: “Christmas manenos. When Mama says Pchumba lete kuni. She is the boss hakuna titles!”
Christmas manenos. When Mama says Pchumba lete kuni . She is the boss ha hakuna titles ! pic.twitter.com/qgQcAItaxi
— KIPCHUMBA MURKOMEN, E.G.H (@kipmurkomen) January 5, 2019
Critics asked the legislator to get an alternative source of energy for his mother instead of cutting down trees in a country whose levels of deforestation are worrying.
Others did however congratulate him for ditching the titles and suits for a simple chore back at home.
For the first time nakupa kongole bwana Kip
— ??Abednego?? (@arsenal_abed) January 5, 2019
for real? i must say that was awesome
— felix Arap ronoh (@felixronohh) January 5, 2019
For the first time I congratulate you, Tibiim
— frank Ke?? (@mutuam26) January 5, 2019
Great on bro
— Patrick Kimunya (@PKimunya) January 5, 2019
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