It is only 34 days left to the next general elections that are usually held after every five years according to the current Kenyan constitution. Many political contenders from all corners of the country Kenya are seen running up and down campaigning hunting votes for their various elective political positions as MCAs, MPs, Senators, Women Reps and Governors.
The top most political seat race on the other hand is not left behind as it has attracted many contenders who are seen warming up through campaigns very optimistic of inheriting the power from President Kenyatta who is currently serving his last term.
The fourth president of Kenya Honorable Uhuru Mwigai Kenyatta was first elected together with his deputy William Ruto is expected to exit the presidency office in August. This is when he shall have successfully completed his two-terms in the State Office.
Among those leaders warming up to succeed President Kenyatta, the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance flag bearer Honorable Raila Amollo Odinga and his counterpart the Kenya Kwanza Alliance flag bearer Honorable William Samoei Ruto are seen as the top contenders for the forthcoming presidency race.
This is due to the fact that the two giant politicians have made inroads for their political parties in many parts of the country Kenya making them more popular than other presidential candidates who are also eyeing for the top seat.
As the number of days left to the next polls are almost elapsing, politicians are still seen shifting from one political wave to another especially from Kenya Kwanza Alliance camp to Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance and vice versa.
According to the Tuesday Nation News, Ruto's UDA party had again lost its key allies to Odinga's Azimio camp. The news indicated that Azimio harvested 100 leaders from the UDA- nominated North Rift Region.
This was a huge boost for the Azimio camp especially during this time when they are seeking nation wide support for Odinga's presidential bid in the forthcoming presidency race.
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