Presently, Kenyans are divided into two distinct groups, one group is looking forward to witness Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Coalition party leader_Raila Odinga winning the coveted race. The other group is praying that the next Head of State should spot William Ruto for names. This anticipation coupled by IEBC's delayed release of results has led to anxiety among supporters.
Tallying of Presidential results in the just concluded General elections is at its homestretch with both leading team in Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Alliance and Kenya Kwanza Alliance prepare for xelebrations. In a shared by Kileleshwa Ward MCA elect and controversial blogger Robert Alai, Azimio la Umoja-One Umoja-One Kenya Alliance presidential candidate Raila Odinga is seen boarding a black vehicle dressed in a blue suit.
The August General Elections are here with us with millions of Kenyans turning up to vote for their preferred candidates with about 14 million Kenyans turning up for the big day against the 22 million Kenyans that had been registered. Picture courtesy. Image from CUEA. The top race was between the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance which is led by the Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, and Kenya Kwanza that is led by Deputy President William Ruto.
The North Eastern Region's Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Infantry Brigade appeared to have gone above and beyond to ensure that its flagbearer Raila Odinga received the majority of votes from the region. In the town of Garissa, Mp. Aden Duale, a staunch supporter of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) and the Kenya National Party, failed to dislodge Raila Odinga's popularity from his constituency.
The contest for the country's fifth president remains tight as early provisional results that are being broadcasted by different Television stations indicated that the two main contenders, William Samoei Ruto and Raila Amolo Odinga are locked in a tight race. The margin between Odinga and Ruto remains razor thin and keeps on fluctuating as the results streamed in.
As Kenyans are eagerly waiting for the electoral results for different elective political positions as MCAs, MPs, Senators, Women Reps, Governors and for the presidency seat, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries (IEBC) is busy with their tallying processes. At the moment, many Kenyans have already known their newly elected political leaders in different elective political positions mentioned above except for the presidency seat.
Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Coalition press briefing that was scheduled to take place at 10:30am has been delayed. According to Kenyans.co.ke the Address to the Nation that was at 10:30am and by 11am till 12:30pm, the press briefing has not taken place with no concrete reasons from the Azimio leadership
Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Alliance presidential running mate Martha Karua who has been keenly following the tallying of presidential results as reacted on Deputy President William Ruto's lead in the presidential race. Through her officially twitter account, Karua told her supporters that it was not yet done till its done.
Raila Odinga, the leader of the ODM, and Oburu Odinga, his older brother, [Source/Jaoko] Raila Odinga, the presidential candidate for the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya party, hasn't been seen in public since Tuesday, when he voted at Old Kibra Primary School in the Kibra constituency.
In the recently concluded general elections in Kenya which was conducted by the interim independent and Boundary Commission (IEBC), has clearly depicted the impact of every leader in his command area. Strictly to the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition, the two major principles, Raila Amollo Odinga and president Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, have managed to witness their impact in garnering votes in favour of their presidential candidate, Raila Amollo Odinga.
Photo of Azimio Captain Mr Odinga. It is now one day and some hours since the conclusion of the last general elections. Kenyans are now eagerly waiting to know their newly elected political leaders in different elective political positions as MCAs, MPs, Senators, Women Reps, Governors and in the Presidency position.
The Azimio la Umoja One Kenya alliance party presidential candidate Hon. Raila Odinga has finally spoken just before heading to Kibra to cast his vote. Speaking with the media at his Karen residence few moments before heading to vote Raila gave his remarks on the use of the manual register in the ongoing election process.
Although many Kenyans have been claiming that Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance presidential candidate Raila Odinga and UDA party presidential candidate William Ruto are the only horses in the presidential race in the forthcoming general election, George Wajackoyah has been pushing on and claiming that he is going to win the presidential race.
As part of its participation in the presidential contest, the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Alliance camp is making top-notch preparations at the Kenyatta International Conference Center (KICC).The beautification and painting of KICC, which has been painted blue, is proceeding under the direction of Azimio Executive Director Raphael Tuju and head of the campaign team Nderitu Murithii.
If last results from the country's top leading pollsters (TIFA, IPSOS, Infotrak and NMG) are anything to go by, then the next Head of State will either spot William Samoei Ruto or Raila Amollo Odinga for names. Now that the once much awaited August 9 poll is presently underway, political telescopes will be casted on the results of the aforenamed duo for their chances look practical and probable.
Raila Odinga of the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance has elicited mixed reactions among Kibra area residents as a crowd of youth receives him in ululations and cheers while making his way to the polling station to cast his vote. Accompanied by his wife, Odinga is expected to cast his vote in a less than 20 minutes then proceed to address the happy crowd before departing to his residence in Karen to wait for the election results.
As the country heads to the polls, Kenyans need to maintain peace and love one another. In previous elections especially those that were disputed, many people died due to ethnic clashes and police brutality. So far there have been no major incidences of violence that have resulted in deaths before the election.
Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Alliance coalition presidential candidate Raila Odinga is expected to from now to finally cast his vote with the ODM party leader looking to become the 5th president of the republic of Kenya. And with Kenyans currently exercising their democratic rights, low turnout has been reported in some parts of the country with calls across the political divide for all people to come out in their large numbers and vote for leaders they prefer.
Uganda’s opposition leader Bobi Wine who is in the country as one of the observer in the Tuesday's general elections, has today held a meeting with Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Coalition Party presidential flagbearer Raila Odinga over the polls. Taking to his social media pages, Wine who is in the country under the Brenthurst Foundation, revealed that members of his team had already met with the United Democratic Alliance party presidential candidate Wiliam Ruto earlier.
Azimio la Umoja deputy presidential candidate Martha Karua casts her vote at Mugumo primary, Kirinyaga County. https://fb.watch/eNzKPb6NB7/ Martha Karua still maintained that Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya presidential ticket cannot be compared to their opponents. Karua, who is Mr Odinga’s running mate in the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Coalition Party, was addressing voters at the Mugumo Primary School polling station.