The coast province if Kenya, along the Indian Ocean. It comprises the Indian Ocean strip with capital city at Mombasa and is inhabited predominantly by mijikenda and swahili, among others. Coast region counties:Kilifi, Kwale, Mombasa, Taita-Taveta, Tana River and Lamu.
President Ruto and Amason Kingi. (Image: courtesy) The Speaker of the Senate Assembly Amason Kingi heaped praises on President Ruto as he promised him that the Coastal people are going to work with his government. In his speech, Kingi said that the President had a very good relationship with his colleagues.
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Gatundu South member of Parliament, Hon Moses Kuria, who is a top principal of Kenya Kwanza coalition has shared their full diary for this week. Taking to his social media accounts, he revealed that the team will be divided into two. Team A will be storming Coastal Region and Team B will be visiting William Ruto's home Region, Riftvalley.
Azimio One Kenya and Kenya Kwanza allies are leaving nothing to chance as the battle for huge Coastal votes intensifies. ODM leader Raila Odinga and Deputy president William Ruto are said to be the top contestants to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta. The duo are in a competitive vote hunting missions in Coastal counties to bolster their chances of winning ahead of election.
DP Ruto Allegedly Attacks His Boss Uhuru as He Brings Taita Taveta to a Standstill on Friday (VIDEO)
Deputy President William Ruto has angrily said that even though President Uhuru Kenyatta isn't contesting for any elective seat in the upcoming 2022 general election, all evils committed by his Jubilee Party Government just like the ODM Party Leader Hon Raila Odinga won't be left uncondemned and that Kenyans must be fed with the correct information.
Three Counties In Coastal Region Where William Ruto Could Outperform Raila In The Presidential Poll.
For a long time, the opposition chief Raila Odinga has been in control of the coastal votes where most elected leaders from the coastal region have been drawn from his party. In the 2007, 2013 and 2017 general elections respectively, the opposition chief secured more votes from this region more than other candidates but this might not be the same this year.
Azimio la Umoja One Kenya party presidential flag bearer, Hon Raila Odinga, has just landed at coastal region, Taita Taveta county, and was received by leaders from the region and the residents of this county. He's expected to hold series of political rallies in various parts of this county so as to popularise his presidential bid with few weeks remaining before general election.
It is now crystal clear that we are remaining with less than two months and Kenyans will be once more granted the golden opportunity to elect leaders of their own choices to represent them. As we approach the August general elections, the presidential race has been gaining momentum.
The Mombasa County Governor Hon Hassan Joho alleged that the people were more interested to listen to Wajackoyah's manifestos rather than Ruto's agendas because he was repeating himself. He said that Ruto has lost his supremacy in different parts of the country and that is why he has been blaming the government.
Stakeholders in Tourism sector Coastal Region Make a Plea to the Gov't to Make Major Changes in the Sector
Deputy President William Ruto had asked the tourism sector to review its marketing strategy as part of the efforts to attract more tourists into the country. Various stakeholders in the tourism sector have said that there is a need to make a decisive and strategic change in direction to ensure that the country’s tourism unlocks its maximum potential by introducing incentives.
Big Blow To ODM As The Latest Opinion Poll Indicate They Could Lose Two Top Seats To UDA In The Coastal Region
According to a recent survey conducted by Mizani Africa, the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party and Kenya Kwanza team led by Deputy President William Ruto are gaining popularity in the Coastal Region, which was previously thought to be a stronghold of former Prime Minister Hon Raila Odinga.
Raila Odinga maintains a narrow lead ahead of William Ruto according to the latest opinion polls. Azimio La Umoja's Candidate Raila Odinga Odinga has maintained a lead of 46.7% ahead of UDA's William Ruto who comes second with 44. 4% according to the latest opinion polls by TIFA pollsters.
Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday assured the residents of Mombasa County, and the Coastal Region at large that once he wins the presidency in the August polls, he will return all the port operations to Mombasa. Ruto who was leading the Kenya Kwanza Alliance for a mega rally at Tononoka Grounds, dismissed the leaders allied to the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance, and who are dragging his name to the transfer of the Ports operations from Mombasa to Naivasha, saying that the handshake government formed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga should carry the blame.
Just immediately after concluding his tour to Coastal Region, deputy president William Ruto and a section of Kenya Kwanza leaders have stormed Kitui county, home to Wiper party leader Hon Kalonzo Musyoka. They were received by a large number of Kitui residents who assured deputy president William Ruto of their support in the coming general election.
For the second day, the Kenya Kwanza team took their campaigns to the Coastal Region, covering Lamu County. The delegation was led by Deputy President William Ruto, ANC Party Leader Musalia Mudavadi, and Ford Kenya Leader Moses Wetang'ula, Hon Issa Timamy, Hon Aden Duale, Hon Ndidi Nyoro, and Hon Aisha Jumwa, among others.
Kenya power and Lighting Company (KPLC) Have today this evening alerted Kenyans living in Southern Part of Nyanza involving Nyamira County in Kijauri, Metamaywa and Coastal Region of the country in Kilifi County about the outage that would be due to their maintenance scheduled on 20/8/2022, tomorrow on Saturday.
With only less than 92 days left to reach election day, a lot of things are happening especially within political parties allied to Azimio La Umoja coalition and Kenya Kwanza Alliance coalition. Various political party leaders are now withdrawing their support especially from Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition.
According to today's news from the mainstream media, things aren't looking good for Raila's political support in the 3.5 million voter-rich coastal region ahead of the impending general election in 2022. This is in response to confirmed reports that, unlike in 2017, when Mombasa Town, for instance, was adorned with Raila's Huge and beautiful advertisement billboards, things have gone awry this time around.
Today Hon Mithika Linturi paid a courtesy call to Mombasa County Commissioner John Otieno in his office where we discussed the challenges facing the Agricultural sector in the coastal region and how we can improve the sector. He thereafter visited the Kenya Meat commission plant in kibarani area where the Kenya Defence forces led by team leader Lt col Martin Maluki have transformed the plant to a profit making entity.