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Tables Turned In Homabay Gubernatorial Race As Raila-ally Set To Make History

Die-hard Raila supporter and Homa Bay Women Rep. Gladys Atieno Nyasuna famously known as Gladys Wanga has turned the tables on the Homabay gubernatorial race.

Gladys Wanga.

The battle lines in Homabay County we're clearly drawn between frontrunners Evans Kidero, Oyugi Magwanga, and Ogwe but the entry of Wanga has radically changed the playing field.

Evans Odhiambo Kidero.

Wanga enjoys enormous support from Raila Odinga and has lately taken over the role of trusted confidant and foot soldier of the ODM scion. With the rising prospects of Raila's name being on the ballot paper as a presidential candidate the argument that he will need party faithful to work with from the grassroots could bring back the notorious "six-piece" voting pattern where MCA, MP, Women Rep, Governor, Senator, and President were voted in on same party ticket.

Because of their enormous financial capacities Kidero and Magwanga were initially seen as frontrunners. Wanga has age and gender working for her and with the support of Mama Ida could sway the large female voting block.

Gladys Wanga with ODM Party leader Raila Amollo Odinga.

Homabay, Mombasa, and Nairobi are set for epic battles in the 2022 gubernatorial race.

For Gladys Atieno Nyasuna it's a single step away from making history as the first female governor in the entire Kavirondo Gulf region. In a grander platform, this will echo her earlier achievement as the first female Secretary-General of the Student Union at Kenyatta University.

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Evans Odhiambo Kidero Gladys Atieno Nyasuna Gladys Wanga Homabay County Oyugi Magwanga

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