Today, reports have emerged that the deputy president of the republic of Kenya Dr William Samoe Ruto and his Kenya Kwanza brigade have been forced to call off one of their planned rallies in the western region. As reported by the Kenyans.co.ke, Dp Ruto and his team have cancelled their rally in Busia county which had been scheduled to take place today.
Photos reportedly to be rally of ANC boss Musalia Mudavadi and Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetangula in Western region has has gone rounds on social media. Photo courtesy (Musalia and Wetangula lead western region rally) As per the pictures, the Western region Kenya kwanza leaders can be seen room in around the streets as the environs are clearly with no supporters around.
There will be no Kenya Kwanza Alliance rally in Busia County that was scheduled for Thursday, May 26. This is after Deputy President William Ruto suspended it to avoid clashing with Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition party presidential candidate Raila Odinga. Speaking to the press on Wednesday, May 25, United Democratic Alliance (UDA) National Vice-Treasurer Mary Emase confirmed the incident saying that Raila was also scheduled to hold a rally in neighbouring Amukura while DP Ruto was supposed to be at Simba Chai.
Former prime minister Raila Odinga will camp in Western region for six days to popularize his presidential bid on a Azimio ticket. Raila is currently in Vihiga county for a series of political engagements. He is accompanied by senior Western region leaders allied to Azimio movement. They include; Governors Wycliffe Oparanya, Wilber Ottichilo and defense cabinet secretary Eugene Wamalwa.
Azimio presidential candidate Raila Odinga is scheduled to begin his eight- day tour in larger Western region tomorrow. This is part of his efforts to consolidate the vote-rich region which has stood with him in previous elections. Raila Odinga will tour Vihiga, Bungoma, Busia, Kakamega and Transnzoia counties in the eight- day tour.
Deputy President William Ruto has now suspended his earlier on planned rally in Western Region, that is Busia County which he was set to visit on Thursday 26th May 2022. According to reports coming out, the DP will now not hold any rally in Busia mainly to avoid clashing with Azimio La Umoja One Kenya presidential candidate Raila Odinga.
The general elections will be held on Ninth August this year as outlined by the IEBC. Top government leaders and politicians have already declared interest in vying for various political seats. Gatundu South member of parliament Hon. Moses Kuria who is also Chama Cha Kazi leader has predicted that Western region is so decided and that it will vote for the deputy president Dr William Ruto in the coming polls.
A video clip has emerged on social media, showing Deputy President William Ruto's top ally, Ababu Namwamba and his United Democratic Alliance (UDA) team in Busia County, forcing a woman to surrender her Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance party coalition cap after making her wear UDA cap
Traditionally, girls were married off to their parent's choice of men. This was believed that a woman or a lady never had much significance in society. The traditional society believed the best thing a woman could do was to sire children to his husband's family and more so, they were considered a source of income for the family and a sound of relief for the family if she was married off.
Dr. Paul Otuoma and governor Sospeter Ojaamong The political climate in Busia county is turning tense after ODM gubernatorial candidate Dr. Paul Otuoma leveled grave allegations against his supposed to be predecessor, Sospeter Ojaamong for conspiring to stand in his way to the top county seat come August. While speaking to locals in a consultative forum at Adungosi market in Teso South, which is interestingly Ojaamong's home-turf, Otuoma blamed Ojaamong for devising several strategies to ensure that he looses his bid, as a retaliation for the bad blood between them.
ODM leader and Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Raila Odinga with Busia Women Representative Florence Mutua ( Photo Courtesy) She went into the ODM party nominations for the Busia Governor seat as a hot favorite. If loyalty is anything to go by, then no one stood a chance against her.
Nambale MP John Sakwa Bunyasi and Lawrence Okaal Murunga The leading candidates in Busia gubernatorial race have finally drawn their battle lines. This is after Nambale MP, John Sakwa Bunyasi who is contesting under the ANC party ticket followed the steps of his main competitor, Dr. Paul Otuoma and unveiled his deputy earlier today in a star-studded event held at Malaba Town Hall in Teso North constituency.
According to the latest Tifa polls conducted, there are some regions that are strong hold of Azimio la Umoja and backs Raila as their choice for presidency in next general elections. The regions include the Western region, Nairobi, the coastal region and the Nyanza region. This provinces are 4 out of 8 kenyan provinces available although outdated.
Busia leaders has supported the appointment of Martha Karua as Raila's running mate.They have also vowed to support Raila Odinga and Azimio coalition to form the next government of the country. Gubernatorial aspirant in the county Paul Otuoma and senatorial aspirant Hillary Ileta has named Martha Karua as a good additive in the leadership of this country.The two leaders has also stated that Martha Karua will ensure that women gets their rights and also unity prevails among the Kenyans.
The DCI has been investigating on the daylight murder at mirema of the late Simon mugo. During the investigations the DCI has found out that the Slain was a thug who was involved in Robbing people through ATM's and also involved in drugging people and stealing from them as he hired beautiful ladies to do the job for him.
United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has appointed two focal persons to run Western Kenya Sanitation Project (WKSP) in Busia County for the next five years. Addressing participants during the closure of the three-day Busia County Co-Creation and Inception Meeting at Hotel Breeze, Chief of Party WKSP, Dr Paul Orengoh said Mr David Nyajowi will support the project in Busia County as a market advisor.
Presidential and gubernatorial candidates have upto 16th next week to officially nominate their deputies per IEBC. Busia Kenya Kwanza gubernatorial candidate Sakwa Bunyasi has nominated a 35-year old teacher as his deputy governor in the Busia gubernatorial race. Kenya Kwanza affiliated parties unanimously agreed to field the Nambale legislator Sakwa Bunyasi as their gubernatorial candidate in Busia gubernatorial race.
Busia Governor, H.E Sospeter Ojaamong has signed into law the Busia County Appropriation Bill, 2022 into law. The Appropriations Act permits the County Government of Busia to access public funds for the Financial Year 2022/2023 which begin on July 1st, 2022 and appropriation of the money granted.
Uganda: Police Investigates An Incident Whereby a Vehicle Dumped a Body On a Village Road and Took Off
Residents of Muganiro village, Masafu town Council, Busia district were left in shock and panic after a vehicle dumped a body of unknown person in the middle of the roar. According to sources, the deceased person appeared to have died due to strangulation. The body is said to have been dropped at Muganiro village along the Masafu-Mumutumba road.
A Busia bound bus made a dramatic stop at the gates leading to DCI Headquaters yesterday night,After the bus driver suspected that he was ferrying dangerous criminals,Only to find out there were passengers who were smoking weed. Netizens took on social media and here are some of hillarious Reactions: