With less than a year remaining before the next general elections in 2022, various political parties and political figures have started announcing their candidature in different positions in Kenya. The most competitive seat is the one on who will succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta once his terms come to an end.
ODM party has continued to face resistance from a section of politicians in the Coast region. Kilifi governor, Amason Kingi, is among the recent politicians to ditch ODM. He has been advocating for a Coastal party that will fight for the interests of the communities living in that corner of the country.
Former Prime minister Raila Odinga being welcomed in Mombasa (Photo Courtesy) Politics are heating up in the country as top politicians are seeking for more supporters across the country who will help them fulfil their ambitions. Today, Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga and his allies travelled to the Coastal area for a big meeting and the launch of "Azimio La Umoja'.
Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi is facing an uphill task in uniting the Coastal residents, and consolidating more than 1.8 million votes ahead of the 2022 general elections. Several days after he unveiled the Pamoja African Alliance (PAA), reports have emerged that the second term governor has been isolated by political allies who had promised to back his idea of a regional party.
Betrayal on Its Highest? Bad News to Raila as Governor Dumps ODM After Naming Who to Support in 2022
That ODM Party Leader Hon Raila Odinga has now received another betrayal as far as his 2022 Presidential Bid is concerned is now doubtless. This follows the emergence of confirmed reports that another Governor has officially ditched the Raila-Led ODM Party to form the coastal-based political party, which leaders will use during the negotiation of National cake.
Kingi Finally Bows to Pressure, Recognizes Raila's Firm Grip on Coast Voters, Reveals His 2022 plans
Kilifi County Governor Hon Amason Kingi has finally Bowed to pressure from the Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amollo Odinga's inner circle, Recognizes his influence in the Coast region as he reveals what he might do ahead of the 2022 general election. As seen reported by the STANDARD newspaper today, Governor Kingi who had fallen out with the opposition chief Raila Odinga has finally come to his senses and realized that he might succeed in his political endeavors without him.
From left; Raila Odinga, Junet Mohammed and DP William Ruto (Photo Courtesy) Several coalitions are expected to be formed as the country is headed towards the 2022 General elections. Top parties like Orange Democratic Movement party and United Democratic Alliance party are set to seek for more support through joining hands with other parties to boost their chances of winning multiple seats in the coming elections.
After being ousted from ODM as Kilifi County ODM Chairman, Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi has found himself on crossroads few days after unveiling Coastal Regional Party dubbed Pamoja African Alliance (PAA). A report by the Sunday Standard indicates that the leaders who had pledged to back up Kingi's regional political drive have since retracted their support back to ODM, with others are seeking new home in United Democratic Alliance (UDA) which is linked with Deputy President William Ruto.
Raila Odinga is one of the most experienced politicians in the country. That is because he has been in top politics for a very long period of time. During that time, the ODM party leader has had plenty of political leaders who he has been mentoring along the way.
As campaigns for the 2022 presidential election heat up, Deputy President William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga are locked in a battle for control of the Coast region. Their battle for the region's heart and soul, which has more than 1.5 million registered voters, is expected to heat up as the year 2022 approaches.
Politics aspirants are trying their best to have as many supporters as they can. This comes when thr country has less than 11 months to get into another general elections. Some are now looking ways to make them strong by having coalitions with other party especially from Mt.
The orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga has today landed in coastal region where he will be popularizing his presidential ambitions ahead of the next general election. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the former prime minister Raila Odinga was welcomed by some leaders who supports him in the coastal region.
Orange Democratic Movement party has persisted to face resistance from a portion of politicians from the Coast region. Amason Kingi, the governor of Kilifi county is among the recent politicians to depreciat ODM. He has been an advocate for a Coastal party that is going to fight for the interests of the communities living in that far end of the country.
ODM leader Raila Odinga ( Photo Courtesy) In a move that is will confirm that there are no permanent friends or enemies in politics, ODM leader Raila Odinga is on Saturday expected to grace the official unveiling of the Pamoja African Alliance, a political outfit associated with Kilifi County Governor Amason Kingi.
Governor Kingi Misses Raila's Azimio La Umoja Conventions As Joho, Samboja Leads The Delegation Team
Courtesy Amid show for 2022 political supremacy between top leaders, Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi is among the prominent faces missing Raila's Azimio la Umoja convention in coastal region held at wild waters in Mombasa county. Courtesy The Azimio la Umoja coast convention that flows barely 2 weeks after the ODM leader visited Musalia Mudavadi's political backyard over the same, is set to bring together about 600 delegates drawn across the coast counties including Kilifi, Kwale, Taita Taveta, Mombasa amid attempt for the ODM leader to drum support to face of rivals for the top seat come next elections.
Orange Democratic Movement Party has distanced theirselves from the reports by media sources that they were to form a Coalition. The Pamoja African Alliance led by Amason Kingi was reported to be in process of a Coalition with ODM after the county chief turned the offer of Joining Deputy President William Ruto.
Today former prime minister Raila Odinga has taken the coastal region by storm. The ODM boss has been accompanied by a number of his allies in the region. Mombasa county governor Ali Hassan Joho and his Taita Taveta counterpart is present. In his launch of the famous 'Azimio La Ummoja' slogan.
Kenya is set to launch Africa's first underwater museum in Kilifi County after making tremendous progress in ensuring the state-of-the-art museum is completed and will allow scuba divers to explore shipwrecks that have been sitting on the floor of the Indian ocean for the past six hundred years. Cesar Bita, the project lead has confirmed that the project will be a home for Portuguese and Arabic shipwrecks in the ocean with the Portuguese one set to be made the focal point of the museum.
A few weeks ago, Kilifi governor Amason Kingi defected from ODM a party that helped him clinch power as governor for two terms. Kingi went ahead and formed a coastal based political party now known as PAA. Kingi's aim with his new political outfit was to make sure that interests of coastal region will be highly appreciated if they had one political outfit.
Thw Coastal region of Kenya,known for its eye-catching and serene sorrounding has been faced with a hudle of economic backslide following the decline on the tourism industry. Today in a fuction held at the the Coastal Region,Owen Baya stated that the tourism sector,which was a stronghold for economic growth in regions like Malindi has been affected a lot,leading to decline of economy in the areas affected.He added that not only is international tourism affected but also domestic tourism following the Covid-19 disease.International tourists dare not come to the country based on their reason that they will only do so unless the area becomes a 'clean and safe zone' .He mentioned Zanzibar claiming that their step is to ensure those working in the tourist sector and in other businesses get vaccinated first to ease the tension of being infected by the Covid disease.With Kenya being the exception,Mauritius,Egypt and Zanzibar have been acknowledged as 'safe zones' for tourism.Kenya has now been filtered out as not among the tourist zones in the market strategy.