According to news hitting the air waves just now, Gem parliamentarian Elisha Odhiambo has won a case against his rival after several weeks of controversy. Elisha had lost his ODM certificate after the party's election board nullified his win citing some voting infringements. Elisha was accused of causing violence during the process.
ODM Party Gives Elisha Odhiambo Gem Constituency Nomination Ticket. The Orange Democratic Movement ODM Party has given the Gem constituency member of Parliament Honourable Elisha Odhiambo the party's nomination ticket and he will now be flying the party's flag in the upcoming 9th August poll's. This latest development from the Orange Democratic Movement ODM Party now brings the weeks of standoff in regard to the Gem constituency nomination ticket to an end.
Topic making headlines in Kenya today is all about politics. Each and every aspirant eying for a certain seat is on the run to lay down strategies ahead of the August polls. The question is, who will we elect as our next leaders. Well, quite a good number of Raila Odinga's family members have lost ODM party tickets.
Raila Odinga's Cousin, Dr. Jalango Midiwo Defeated By Elisha Odhiambo In ODM Gem Parliamentary Nominations. The cousin to the Orange Democratic Movement ODM Party leader Raila Odinga has been defeated in the Gem constituency Parliamentary nominations for the ODM party, which were held on Wednesday. Dr. Jalango Midiwo who was eyeing to win the ODM party ticket was defeated by the incumbent member of Parliament Honourable Elisha Odhiambo.
ODM party's nominee for the Gem parliamentary seat Jalang'o Midiwo has stressed on the need for ODM leader Raila Odinga to be the next President of Kenya. Raila has since thrown his weight in the ring, for the fifth time, with Midiwo stressing on the need for fellow leaders to come on board and help him.
Raila Odinga's cousin was contesting for Gem MP's seat has been dealt a huge blow after ODM Party upheld the nomination of incumbent GEM MP, Hon. Elisha Odhiambo popularly know as "Akuba" for the second time. Photo Courtesy/ Jalango Midiwo Jalango Midiwo who was an aspirant who and brother to the late Jakoyo Midiwo had disputed the outcome of nominations claiming that the process was flawed with violence and election malpractices.
The ODM party might be playing dirty in Gem constituency with regards to the concluded nominations, journalist David Makali says. The race was largely between area MP Elisha Odhiambo and Jalang'o Midiwo, brother to former MP Jakoyo Midiwo, a contest that Odhiambo won. Jalang'o later appealed the ruling, which was granted by the party, which is now set to hand him the ticket to represent it in the forthcoming general election.
Former Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo's brother Jalang'o Midiwo has finally had his way with regards to the recent nominations held in the constituency. He was among those who were eyeing the ODM ticket in the race, but lost to the incumbent Elisha Odhiambo, who won with 7,405 votes.
Gem member of parliament Elisha Odhiambo has now asked the ODM party to comply with the order given by the Political Parties Dispute Tribunal (PPDT) to issue him with the Nomination Certificate. Odhiambo is now worried with what the party is planning to do considering that the timeline issued by the tribunal to issue him with the certificate had elapsed.
The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party has now finally issued a direct ticket to George Jalang'o Midiwo as the Gem parliamentary nominee in the forthcoming August 9 generral elections. ODM made the decision after nullifying the the nomination of the incumbent MP Elisha Odhiambo, after Midiwo successfully challenged Odhiambo's win before the ODM's Central Committee tribunal.
Ramula member of parliament, Honorable Elisha Odhiambo has called upon the inspector General of police, Hillary Mutyambai to conduct an investigation in order to find out what happened to a man who is reported to have been shot by police officers in the region. Photo:Courtesy According to the reports given by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the deceased was shot while demonstrating.
The resolution was arrived at a couple of hours after the court led by Fredrick Orego excused the appeal recorded by his rival Jalang'o Midiwo, referring to that the political decision was directed in a trustworthy way. In an explanation, ODM said the Central Committee had decided that an immediate ticket would be given to a candidate in accordance with Rule 8 (b) of the party primaries and designations rules.
Jalang'o Midiwo, the brother of former Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo, has finally had his say in the recent nominations held in the seat. He was one of the candidates vying for the ODM ticket, however he was defeated by incumbent Elisha Odhiambo, who received 7,405 votes.
Jalang'o Midiwo, the ODM party's nominee for the Gem parliamentary seat, has emphasized the importance of ODM leader Raila Odinga being Kenya's next President. Raila has subsequently thrown his hat into the ring for the sixth time, with Midiwo emphasizing the need of fellow leaders joining him and assisting him.
Raila Odinga with ODM party members. Photo Courtesy ODM has nullified elections that were done in Gem constituency. Following a statement by the party, its central committee decided to nullify the elections. The nomination exercise had taken place in 13th April 2022. Elisha Odhiambo who is the incumbent won against his competitor Jalang'o Midiwo.
BREAKING: Elisha Odhiambo Given ODM Nomination Ticket For Gem Constituency After Weeks Of Standoff. It's a sight of relief to the Gem constituency member of Parliament Honourable Elisha Odhiambo and this was after the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party's National Elections Board (NEB) finally gave him the nomination ticket.
A voter takes part in nomination process in Siaya County. Photo Courtesy ODM party has released names of candidates who won party primaries in Siaya county. The process which was done digitally was peaceful and no chaos reported in any region. Victor Maina who is the county returning officer said the following candidates had won the primaries: Elisha Odhiambo (Gem), Samuel Atandi (Alego Usonga), Gideon Ochanda (Bondo) and Christine Ombaka (Women Representative).
ODM party parliamentary aspirant Jalang'o Midiwo has appeared before the party's appeal tribunal after losing in the party primaries. Jalang'o Midiwo who is Raila's cousin appeared before members of appeal tribunal sitting at Rockwell Hotel in Kisumu County where he complained about violence that was targeted at his agents in various polling stations.
Incumbents Elisha Odhiambo Of Gem And Samuel Atandi Of Alego Wins ODM Party Parliamentary Primaries. The incumbent Members of Parliament, Honourable Elisha Odhiambo of Gem constituency and Honourable Samuel Atandi of Alego Usonga constituency emerged as the winners in the Orange Democratic Movement ODM Party primaries which were held in Siaya county on Wednesday.
Peaceful demonstration is ways to exercise democracy according to me if citizens Avoid to engage themselves in violence which may lead to police officer intervention. However, some times some people may end up using demonstration to engage in violence and destroy other people's property. However During peaceful demonstration, some police have been reported using force in order to suppress citizens.