No, former Mombasa governor Joho was not dressed in a yellow t-shirt bearing the UDA logo. - iVerify Kenya

No, former Mombasa governor Joho was not dressed in a yellow t-shirt bearing the UDA logo.

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The image depicting former Mombasa County Executive Committee (CEC) Member in charge of Transport, Infrastructure, and Public Works, Taufiq Balala, standing alongside former Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho, who is seen wearing a yellow t-shirt featuring a UDA logo, suggesting that the dedicated Azimio supporter has switched allegiance from Raila Odinga’s ODM Party to UDA, has been altered.

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Verified Jul, 03 2023

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Former Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho wears a yellow t-shirt with a UDA logo, ditching Raila’s ODM Party.

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The iVerify Network of Fact-Checking Desks has fact-checked this content and established that it is False.

To arrive to this conclusion, the iVerify Network of Fact-Checking Desks has conducted the following process. After conducting a reverse image search, we found that the original photograph was posted on Instagram by former Mombasa County Executive Committee (CEC) Member in charge of Transport, Infrastructure, and Public Works, Taufiq Balala, on June 27, 2023. The image reveals that the t-shirt worn by former Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho was plain and did not feature any UDA logo as depicted in the altered version.

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