What started with Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale quickly escalated as other politicians tweeted to congratulate Kenya 7s for their victory in Singapore.

Khalwale thought they had won the Rugby World Cup, and for that he took a lot of stick from Kenyans on Twitter.

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In a quickly deleted tweet, Kabogo also congratulated them for winning the world cup.

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But it was Wetangula and Balala who delivered the final blow.

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Balala had no idea what sport Kenya 7s are involved in, but he was leaning towards golf or tennis. #SingaporeOpens2016

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Being a politician is a full time job. So please just leave sports to the rest of us.