The Communities living around Mount Kenya have something in common. All speak closely related language, this the language which can be understood by The Agikuyu, Akamba, Ameru and the Aembu. But did you know this communities have an organization called the GEMA? The organization has been there and active but the actual meaning of the letters do not display the communities in order as they exist strecti far from central to eastern where the counties of Meru, Embu and Ukambani region lie.
Mount Kenya region has been a major focus for various politicians who have expressed interest in rising to the top seat to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2022. (Photo, Courtesy) Various leaders are continuing to hold startegy meetings with various deligations as they intend to get votes from the region to spearhead their bids.
Meru county is one of the counties in larger Mount Kenya region. The county is majorly inhabited by Ameru community. Influential leaders from the county have been competing to control the county politics. The competition is between Meru governor Kiraitu Murungi and Agriculture cabinet secretary Peter Munya.
The orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga today held a meeting with Ameru professional leaders where they discussed various issues affecting them in the region. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the former prime minister Raila Odinga welcomed several leaders from Mount Kenya region who came to share information with him.
Raila Odinga has launched the charm offensive to woo Mount Kenya voters to back his presidential bid next year. Raila has been meeting the Kieleweke wing of Jubilee party who allied to president Uhuru Kenyatta and opinion leaders from the vote-rich region. The former Prime Minister is keen on eliminating the animosity that the mountain people have had against him in the past election.
Raila Odinga. Photo courtesy. Orange democratic party leader Honerable Raila Odinga has today hosted a high profile meeting with leaders from Western Kenya, just a day after meeting leaders from Ameru community in a Nairobi hotel. Through his Twitter handle, Odinga has Revealed to his followers the aim of the meeting.
ETHNONYMS: Ameroe, Ameru, Mumeru, Kimeru, Mero, Meroe The Meru are a North Eastern Bantu group composed of nine different subtribes namely and I quote : the Igembe, Tigania, Imenti, Miutini, Igoji, Tharaka, Chuka, Muthambi, and Mwimbi.
Miraa Plant which is probably known all over the for world its amazing product, is widely grown in Meru specifically in Igembe region. Most people know Miraa/khat as a product which is chewed for recreation purposes that is, for entertainment. However is deeply respected and fully into the Amerian Cultural Activities and Traditions.
Political leaders across the country are busy popularizing their different political bids ahead of 2022 polls. Deputy president William Ruto has publicly declared his presidential bid while former prime minister Raila Odinga has yet to announce his next political move. Today both leaders hosted separate delegations from Mount Kenya region.
Churchill show comedian Mcee Jessy is without a doubt the best Mcee and comedian in the the country, he has been able to make a name for himself and also now he has his own show known as Jessy Junction where he hosts prominent people.His real name is Jaspher Muthoni, and he always present his shows in Ameru accent that makes everything so funny.
Photo|Courtesy Japheth Moroko, the diehard Raila Odinga's supporter who rose to fame in 2014 when he come up with "Baba while you were away" slogan, was among the guests when the ODM leader held talks with Ameru business community in Meru County on Thursday 2nd 2021.
Every Region in Kenya compose of different tribes , the vote rich zone compose of Ameru,Aembu and Akikuyu. Any presidential candidate always seeks votes from these people because they are many and always decisive. The Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka was appointed by the Retired president Mwai kibaki as the vice president after the 2007 general election.
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ODM party leader Raila Odinga had toured Meru County. He was meeting Ameru professionals and business community. While addressing the residents, ODM party leader Raila Odinga claims they discussed about the development of infrastructure. And creating job opportunities for the unemployed youths. However Raila Odinga still stands firm with his political stand about BBI.
ODM chief Raila Odinga has vowed to ensure that residents and farmers of Meru County and the wider Ameru community have value for their agricultural products. Speaking to representatives of the Ameru business community on Thursday, September 2, Raila reminded locals that the governor of Meru, Kiraitu Murungi, was once his personal advocate, insisting that he knew the needs of the region.
Kenyans have reacted after The former prime Minister Raila Odinga today posted on his Verified Twitter account about the visit he had in Meru today. Taking on his Verified Twitter account Raila Posted the following, "The Ameru Community occupies some of the most fertile and highs yielding lands in the country, given their tenacity and work ethic, together we can transform livelihoods if we move forward together.
Deputy president William Ruto has been thrown into morning his colleague who passed on early this morning. This comes at a time when the second in command is set to attend two auspicious Fete. He is attending the national prayer day at parliament buildings. He will then attend his daughters wedding after the prayers.
The luo festival is here with us again. This is a ceremony held each year to celebrate the Dholuo culture. The luo dance is part of this festival. The luo festival brings major stakeholders in the luo land including celebrities and national figure. Culture of the luo is among the few remaining cultures that are still outstanding.
It is a huge blow for the deputy president William Samoei Ruto after the Meru county governor Kiraitu Murungi declared Raila to be the next president of the republic of Kenya.While meeting the Ameru professionals and business men In Meru county, the former prime minister was endorsed by the Meru governor to be the next president of Kenya after the much awaited election.
Njuri Ncheke has been one of the most respected groups of elders not only among the Ameru but also in the whole country.It comprises of well-known elders among the Ameru, who under the guidance of 'gods' they make sound decisions pertaining Meru community.Since time immemorial, women and young children have never been permitted to set their feet into the council's headquarters in Nchiru, and only follow a series of cleansing ceremonies if this rule is broken.
Speaker Muturi shows up at Tharaka Unversity School on Saturday, May 29. Muturi held a consultative gathering with Meru assessment shapers under the pennant of Meru Proficient Relationship at Tharaka College School on Saturday, May 29.The Speaker said he was quick to use the expert abilities to change and improve the existences of Mt Kenya occupants.