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Tana River County Gubernatorial Race:The person who could be the next Tana River County Governor

As we approach the 2022 general elections, the political environment in the country is already taking the new shape. The presidential aspirants have already started to make inroads in the country to popularize their different presidential bids. In Tana River county, the race to unseat the current governor Dhadho Godhana has been gearing up.The race has attracted the likes of the incumbent governor Dhadho Godhana, former Tana River county governor Hussein Dado, former Tana River county Speaker Dr Nuh Nassir, Bura Member of Parliament Ali Wario and former Tana River Trade Executive Adam Barisha.

  15 days ago ago
Tana River County Gubernatorial Race:The person who could be the next Tana River County Governor

POLITICS

“We Are Back Together" Big Boost To ODM Party As This Plan Hatched

ODM factions in Tana River County have agreed to end their differences and work towards building the party ahead of the 2022 polls. This was after the ODM National Election Board, NEB chair Catherine Mumma gave them a 21 day notice to end the rift. The three factions led by Governor Dhadho Godhana, his critic Adam Barisa and the party's branch chairperson Alfeit Mumba have engaged in supremacy battles in the running of the party in the County.

  2 months ago ago
“We Are Back Together

POLITICS

"Hata Ukifa Tutakusikiza Wewe" Dhadho Godhana Affirms Unawavering Support for Raila Odinga

"Hata ukifa leo tutakusikiza wewe," Governor Dhadho Godhana declares. This was his concluding statement as he addressed ODM delegates today in Mombasa. The statement can loosely be translated as, "even if you die today, we will still listen to you". He has further insisted that Coast region would listen to him even if he spoke through dreams.

  2 months ago ago

POLITICS

Meet the First Army General to be Elected as Governor in Kenya

Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana ( Photo Courtesy) In a country where military people have struggled to make it politics, Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana defied all those odds to be make a successful political career. Today, Maj ( Rtd) Godhana is the only Governor with a military belt in the country. During the 2017 general election, while vying on an ODM party ticket, Dhadho Godhana sent home the incumbent, Hussein Dado of the ruling Jubilee Party. Before that, Dhadho Godhana served as Galole MP from 2007

  11 months ago ago
Meet the First Army General to be Elected as Governor in Kenya

POLITICS

Raila And Ruto Continue To Reap Big During This Political Harvest Season

As the General Elections nears, political realignments are taking shape as defectors are joining new parties. Raila Odinga and Ruto have remained the top presidential seat contenders. The two have won big in the last few weeks as the majority of local leaders have been joining their camps.

  2 months ago ago
Raila And Ruto Continue To Reap Big During This Political Harvest Season

HEALTH

Governor's House Hit Hard by Coronavirus

Governors Amason Kingi (Kilifi), Hassan Joho (Mombasa) and Dhadho Godhana (Tana River) A home to one of the country's governors has been hit hard by coronavirus after several people were suspected of contracting the disease. Reports from the coast region indicate that around 10 people from Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana’s home have been isolated on suspicion of being positive. Out of those quarantined are cooks working at the governor's official residence and security aides including a senior sergeant

  1 year ago ago
Governor's House Hit Hard by Coronavirus

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Tana River Farmers to Reap Big After What The Govt' is Planning With Indian and Indonesian Traders

The Tana River County government has embarked on a strategy that will enable the sale of mangoes in foreign markets.Speaking at a gathering of experts from the Garsen constituency, Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana said they were already in the process of negotiating with mango traders from India and Indonesia.

  7 months ago ago
Tana River Farmers to Reap Big After What The Govt' is Planning With Indian and Indonesian Traders

POLITICS

Worst Performing Governors: Anne Kananu Closes The List Of Ten Least Performing Governors

Deputy Governor and Acting Governor of Nairobi Anne Kananu is the worst performing governor, according to a recent survey conducted by Insight Strategists Solutions Africa in conjunction with City Hub Company Limited. Kananu, who is still drunk as a skunk, was ranked last after scoring 19.4% in development ratings and 13.2% in approval ratings.

  1 month ago ago
Worst Performing Governors: Anne Kananu Closes The List Of Ten Least Performing Governors

POLITICS

HE Major (Rtd) Dhadho Godhana Faulted by High Court

Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana was faulted by the High Court to return his Deputy Governor on the pay roll after the two differed and efforts to reconcile them bore no fruits. Mr Salim Kea Batuyu the Deputy Governor and staff attached to his office have been going for some months without salary. In the ruling on an application filed by Mr Batuyu's lawyer, the Court sort from the Governor and County Secretary why they have refused to honour court orders to return back the Deputy and his staff on the payroll?

  10 months ago ago
HE Major (Rtd) Dhadho Godhana Faulted by High Court

POLITICS

Western Region not Assumed as Raila Explains What the Handshake Mean to Kenyans

Speaking during the funeral of Margaret Nandalwe, mother to Moses Nandalwe, the personal assistance of Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana, Mr. Odinga insisted that development records in Nyanza region are worthwhile since independence. The Orange Democratic Movement Party Boss ignored the claims by a section of leaders from Western region on matters of development after his handshake with President Uhuru Kenyatta.

  1 month ago ago
Western Region not Assumed as Raila Explains What the Handshake Mean to Kenyans

POLITICS

Disunity at the Coast? DP Ruto's Allied Governors Skip the Region's Unity Meeting

Four Governors from the Coastal region, held a closed-door meeting in Taita Taveta in order to discuss the future of the region. The Governors who met are Hassan Joho of Mombasa County, Amason Kingi of Kilifi County, Dhadho Godhana of Tana River County and Governor Granton Samboja of Taita Taveta County. They met at Samboja’s Mwakishimba home in Wundanyi constituency. However, there was some disunity which played its part in the meeting. There are two other Governors who are allied to the deputy President

  9 months ago ago
Disunity at the Coast? DP Ruto's Allied Governors Skip the Region's Unity Meeting

COVID

Governor's Residence Locked After Coronavirus Strikes

Tana River governor Dhadho Godhana’s residence has been closed indefinitely after 16 people tested positive for the killer COVID-19 virus. 4 staff members and 12 other people are said to have tested positive for the fast-spreading disease leading to the closure of the residence that is based in Hola. County’s Health executive Javan Bonaya has confirmed the news and also revealed that the governor’s family has been urged to stay away from the residence. Members of the public have equally been asked not

  1 year ago ago
Governor's Residence Locked After Coronavirus Strikes

COVID

Governor's Palatial Home Put Under Lockdown Over Corona Virus Outbreak

The home premises of Governor Dhadho Godhana the Tarna River county governor has been placed under a lockdown following Corona virus Outbreak where some members of staff and few individuals tested positive. This was revealed by the Communication director in the county, Steve Juma who stated that the positive members were regular visitors of the governor as well himself who also confirmed to have tested positive. Juma added that they including himself have been put under isolation in their own homes. Juma further

  1 year ago ago
Governor's Palatial Home Put Under Lockdown Over Corona Virus Outbreak

POLITICS

Raila Denies Neglecting Western Region Development Agenda After Handshake

a file photo of Raila Odinga and Oparanya in Bungoma Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga has refuted claims that he neglected the Western region on matters development after his handshake with President Uhuru Kenyatta. a file photo of Moses Nandwale Speaking during the funeral of Margaret Nandwale, mother of Moses Nandwale, the personal assistant of Tana river Governor Dhadho Godhana, Mr. Odinga insisted that the development records in Nyanza region are worthwhile since independence.

  1 month ago ago
Raila Denies Neglecting Western Region Development Agenda After Handshake

COVID

Governor Dhadho Godhana Opens up About His Brush With COVID 19 Infection

Governor Dhadho Godhana was confirmed positive with the virus in August, he has been fighting the battle all along. He urges everybody to take precautions given since the disease is real and it is not easy to survive. As he said, during the period, many people who pretended to be his friends and colleagues, were wishing he was succumbed by the disease to death after learning his condition. They had even started plotting on the governatorial seat when he die. They thought he would not get well because of his

  1 year ago ago
Governor Dhadho Godhana Opens up About His Brush With COVID 19 Infection

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Governor Warns Future Flood Victims To Be Caned Before Rescue In This County

Parts of the country are now experiencing heavy rains after months of dryness. As it has been in the past, the rains are expected to cause destruction in some of the areas. National and county governments have been warning people to evacuate areas prone to damages by heavy rains. However, not all people usually do what experts warn them to do, some brave the heavy rains by staying at the areas. When things get worse, they start crying for help from the government and blaming the authorities for neglecting them.

  1 year ago ago
Governor Warns Future Flood Victims To Be Caned Before Rescue In This County

POLITICS

Governor Samboja Appointed Chairperson Of Coast Economic Bloc For Two Years

Governors Hassan Joho, Mombasa; Dhadho Godhana, Tana River; Granto Samboja, Taita-Taveta and Amason Kingi of Kilifi addressing media at Mwakishimba.Taita Taveta Governor Granton Samboja has been appointed the chairperson of the Coast economic bloc, Jumuiya ya Kaunti za Pwani (JKP) for a two-year term from 2021 to 2023. The announcement was made at a meeting at Samboja’s home at Mwakishimba village in Wundanyi Sub County on Wednesday, February 10. Governors present included Hassan Joho of Mombasa County, Amason

  9 months ago ago
Governor Samboja Appointed Chairperson Of Coast Economic Bloc For Two Years

POLITICS

"You Can Use My Residence," Governor Godhana's Good News to Coastal Youths

Tana River Governor Dhadho Godhana has come to the rescue of the county's youths in the quest to set up an empowerment and innovation center. The county's boss has offered his official residence as a temporary venue to host the crucial youth center. "Should there be any form of push-and-pull in establishing the facility then I shall seek a resolution converting my official residence to temporarily serve the purpose until when a facility is put up," the governor said. His remarks comes after challenges emerged

  10 months ago ago

POLITICS

Jubilee Governor New Post To Help Him Revive His Dying Political Career

Governors moved to the ballot earlier today to replace Governor Wycliffe Oparanya as the chair of Council of governors after his two year term elapsed. Ngilu of Kitui, Wambora of Embu and Dhadho Godhana of Tana River battled it out for a chance to chair the Council of Governors (CoG) position 2020-2022. Martin Wambora of Embu eventually emerged the winner. Governor Wambora has not had a soft political journey , Just in his first term he was Impeached twice by the Member Of County Assembly (MCA) for gross misconduct

  10 months ago ago
Jubilee Governor New Post To Help Him Revive His Dying Political Career

POLITICS

Embu Governor Martin Wambora has been elected the new Chairman of the Council of Governors

Embu Governor Martin Wamborahas been elected as the new Chairman of the Council of Governors, replacing Kakamega Governor Wycliff Oparanya, who had served as the council's chair for the past one year. The second term Embu County CEO who has served countless 'impeachment battles' and survived be deputized by Kisii Governor James Ongwae. Wambora has been referred to as “the governor with nine lives”, owing to the many impeachment attempts he survived, has won the coveted seat by defeating Gov. Dhadho Godhana

  10 months ago ago
Embu Governor Martin Wambora has been elected the new Chairman of the Council of Governors