Kalonzo Musyoka's led Wiper party has for the first time clarified why they withdrew the direct ticket they had handed former Nairobi governor Mike Sonko who is seeking to contest for the Mombasa gubernatorial seat. While speaking during an interview on Citizen TV, Wiper National Election Board Chairperson Agatha Solitei stated that they were informed of another candidate who came in late and expressed his decision to vie on the party's ticket.
Double Win For Sonko As Chebukati's IEBC Breaks Silence On Sonko's Clearance To Vie For Mombasa Seat
Former Nairobi governor Mike Sonko has finally received a double victory after Wiper Party through vice chair of Elections Board, Agatha Solitei, confirmed that he (Mike Sonko) has been cleared to face off Kisauni legislator Ali Mbogo for Mombasa gubernatorial seat. According to the list forwarded to Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), ex Nairobi boss will battle for Wiper party ticket in his ambition of succeeding incumbent Ali Hassan Joho.
IEBC has already told the court that Wiper Democratic Movement have another proposal for Mombasa county gubernatorial race after the fate of Mike Sonko. According to the letter seen by The Standard, Wiper’s National Elections Board (NEB) Chair Agatha Solitei has already wrote to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission proposing Mr Mbogo’s.
“Siri Imetobolewa” See The Exact Date Kalonzo Submitted His Presidential Bid To IEBC, He Did In Time
Wiper party leader Hon Kalonzo Musyoka on Monday announced that he will go for presidency after Raila failed to unveil him as a running mate. Kalonzo Musyoka together with all his allies failed to attend the unveiling of Raila's running mate but instead held their own meeting to unveil their running mate.
The Wiper party says leader Kalonzo Musyoka is running for president. Chairperson of the National Electoral Board (NEB) Agatha Solitei has confirmed that the party has complied with the requirement to submit an electronic signature and deadlines scheduled for May 29. “The National Electoral Board (NEB) wishes to ensure that we meet this requirement as we have already presented a soft copy of our Candidate Fans in Excel format today, 28/5/22 which is shortly before the IEBC deadline.
After Ditching President Uhuru Kenyatta's camp, jubilee party, Flamboyant City Politician Mike Sonko has launched his bid to succeed Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho. Mike Sonko will contest for Mombasa gubernatorial seat under Wiper Party allied to Kalonzo Musyoka. Mike Sonko ditched President Uhuru Kenyatta's camp, Jubilee party for Kalonzo Musyoka's camp, Wiper Party.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has given Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka a political offer by allowing him to re-sign signatures in support of his bid for the presidency, although his supporters insist he has joined Azimio. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) on Friday released Mr.
On a Wiper party ticket, flamboyant city politician Mike Sonko will seek to succeed Hassan Joho as Mombasa's second governor.This comes after he defected from Jubilee and joined the Wiper party a few weeks ago. Following his impeachment, he is attempting to resurrect his political career.
On the day the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition running mate interviews began, Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka submitted his name as a presidential candidate. Agatha Solitei, the party's National Elections Board chairperson, signed a letter dated May 9 transmitting the list of Wiper aspirants.
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been cleared to vie for a Gubernatorial seat in Mombasa County in the August 9 Poll under Wiper party. The party’s Vice Chair elections board Agatha Solitei confirmed that the former Nairobi Governor will face off with Kisauni Member of Parliament Ali Mbogo in the primaries.
Wiper party has explained its decision to withdraw a direct ticket reportedly issued to former Nairobi governor, Mike Mbuvi Sonko, who is eying the Mombasa gubernatorial seat, after another aspirant expressed interest in the same. Speaking on Citizen TV on Tuesday, April 13, Wiper National Election Board (NEB) Chairperson, Agatha Solitei, stated that the party will conduct the primaries in the area or go for consensus should one of the two aspirants cede some grounds.
Mike Sonko is the former Nairobi governor. He has made this milestone bin his political career after he decided go run for a gubernatorial race. Mike Sonko has been allowed by the Wiper Party to run for governor of Mombasa. Agatha Solitei, the party's Vice Chair of the Elections Board, revealed to Capital News FM on Monday that he will compete in the primaries against Kisauni Member of Parliament Ali Mbogo.
As we head to the much anticipated August 9 General Election, politics of supremacy has dominated the atmosphere. Politicians from various parts of the country continue to switch camps to position themselves ahead of the election. Today, news broke out that former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been cleared by the Wiper Party to vie for the Mombasa gubernatorial seat.
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko recently ditched Uhuru's jubilee party for Wiper. Photo Courtesy: Mike Sonko and Kalonzo Musyoka in a past event. Sonko was impeached by the Members of Nairobi county Assembly on 3rd December 2020, for gross misconduct and corruption. The MCA's move was upheld by the Senate.
After the dramatic join to Azimio bandwagon, Sonko has presented himself as a candidate in the Mombasa Governor's race. Sonko's name was among the six aspirants forwarded to independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission by the Wiper Party for the candidates they have cleared to vie for the political seat in various countries.
After first denying that they had withdrawn the direct ticket they had given to former Nairobi governor Mike Sonko, who is hoping to run for the Mombasa governorship, the Wiper party has now explained why they did so. During an interview with Citizen TV, Wiper National Election Board Chairperson Agatha Solitei revealed that they had been notified of another contender who had arrived late and had declared his desire to run for the party's nomination.
Mike Mbuvi Sonko, the former governor of Nairobi county has been cleared to run for the Mombasa governor's seat on a Wiper ticket. This comes after the impeached governor defected from the ruling party, Jubilee, and join the Wiper party led by Kalonzo Musyoka as a life member.
Former Nairobi county Governor Mike Sonko has been cleared by the Wiper Party to vie for the Mombasa gubernatorial seat.This took place on 11th April 2022.Mike Sonko was endorsed by wiper to go for Mombasa gubernatorial seat,led by the wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka. The party’s Vice Chair elections board Agatha Solitei confirmed to Capital News FM on 11th April 2022 that Former Nairobi county governor sonko will face off with Kisauni Member of Parliament Ali Mbogo in the primaries.She said that is the list they have forwarded to the Commission.She said Sonko has presented himself as a candidate in the Mombasa Governor's race.
Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka announced his candidacy for president on the same day that the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition's running mate interviews began, according to Nation. Mr Musyoka stood before the panel interviewing contenders to replace Mr Raila Odinga the next day. The Wiper presidential aspirant's name was submitted in response to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission's (IEBC) mandate to modify their nomination lists to meet the two-thirds gender norm.