Photo courtesy During the campaiging period, many leaders have been doing several campaigs across the country. One of the presidential candidate in the country is Azimio La Umoja party leader Raila Odinga. Raila Odinga has been doing several campaigs across the country together with his running mate Martha karua.
Nairobi County Nairobi senator Johnson Sakaja of United Democratic Alliance is likely to be the next governor, he is leading with 50.5% and Polycarp Igathe of Jubilee is at 45.8%. Mombasa County For the first time UDA's Hassan Omar has taken a lead to be Mombasa governor with 42.4%, ODM's Abdulswamad Sharuff Nassir has 40.5% and this change maybe attributed to the defection of Mike Sonko to support UDA.
Azimio la Umoja has yet again reaped big from their Kenya Kwanza opponents with 2 days to the General election. Photo courtesy This is as (Chama Cha Kazi) Kenya Kwanza gubernatorial candidate Hon. Gitari Mbiuki has ditched the coalition led by Deputy President William Ruto. The Mt Kenya politician joined Azimio la Umoja candidate Prof. Erastus Njoka and in his speech urged his followers to push for the latters candidature.
Party shifting and candidate endorsement seem to be going on even with just four days to the August 9th general elections. Well, this is in response to what the Taraka Nithi gubernatorial candidate's running mate did. Micheni Ruriani is the running mate to Dr. Mzalendo Kibunjia, who is contesting for Taraka Nithi's gubernatorial seat on the Narc-Kenya ticket.
As the 2022 polls draw nearer, political shaping are the talk of the day. The country is remaining with less a week for it to go for a general election as per the constitution. During the coming general election, the people of Kenya are expected to elect their new president, who will replace the outgoing president.
There have been a number of defections in the Kenyan political space in the last few days. Most governor candidates have chosen to decamp to the rival camps either internally; that is within the coalition or outside the coalition. For some of these candidates, it is their deputies who have decamped.
With only a few days remaining for Kenyans to go to the general election, politicians are now busy traversing the country as they look for votes from the electorates. The election will be held in six positions namely the President, Governors, Senators, Woman Representatives, Members of Parliament and Members of County Assembly.
Kenya’s election season is now in its final stretch. On August 9, 2022, voters across the country and members of the diaspora will head to the polls for another general election. In Tharaka-Nithi County, the gubernatorial race is shaping up with several aspirants causing the incumbent Onesmus Muthomi Njuki sleepless nights despite his bravado gimmicks in public.
Kimilili Member of National Assembly commonly referred to as Mps, Hon. Didmus Barasa was on the morning of Thursday August 11th announced as the Re-elected member of Parliament for the Kimilili constituency by the presiding officer. Didmus Barasa managed to garner a total of 26,000 votes while his closest competitor Mr. Brian Khaemba of DAP-K party came second with a total of 9,000 votes.
Ruto Finally Reveals Names of Government Officials Who Are Allegedly Planning Chaos During Elections
Photo Courtesy DP William Ruto, has left Kenyans talking on different social media platforms. This is after he finally mentioned four names of government officials who are allegedly planning chaos during 9th August elections. According to Ruto, Maalim Mohamed, Samson Ojwang, Stephen Kihara and Erastus Mbui, are the people who are holding night meetings to plan conflict amongst Kenyans.
Governor Muthomi Njuki in a past rally. Mizani Africa group conducted opinion survey in Tharaka Nithi county to ascertain the most preferred candidates in all elective seats in the county. The survey focused on gubernatorial, senatorial, women representative and parliamentary seats in the county. Five candidates are competing hard in the gubernatorial race and four in the senatorial race in a bid to succeed senator Kithure Kindiki who joined national politics.
Kimilili MP Didmus Gets This Votes Despite Being on The Run After Allegedly shooting Dead Aide Rival
Didmus Wekesa Barasa, a member of parliament for Kimilili, was re-elected on the United Democratic Alliance ticket. Mr. Barasa, who is missing after it was claimed that he shot and killed an aide for his rival Mr. Brian Khaemba of the DAP-K party on Tuesday night, received 26,000 votes compared to Mr. Khaemba's 9000.
Deputy President and the Kenya Kwanza coalition presidential candidate Dr. William Samoei Ruto has finally revealed the powerful people behind the hate leaflets spread in Rift Valley, during a press conference today, Ruto said that the regional commissioners Mohamed Maalim (Rift Valley), Samson Ojwanga (Trans Nzoia), Stephen Kihara (Uasin Gishu), Erastus Mbui (Nakuru) are part of this scheme and unfortunately the president of Kenya is aware."
Wednesday August 3 which was Day 6 of the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England was full of action.Kenya registered their greatest performance since the start of the games in July 28 after winning three medals in two different races.Irene Cheptai and Sheila Kiprotich clinched silver and bronze medals in women's 10,000m with Omanyala winning Kenya her first gold medal of the games in the men's 100m.With day 6 events scheduled for Thursday August 4, the days schedule is already out and it is as follows:According to the schedule, a total of 13 Kenyan athletes are in action the first ones being Linda Oseso and Lucy Omondi who will be on at 12.00pm in the women's hammer throw.Milicent Ndoro and Maximila Imali will be the next at 12.25pm and later Timothy Cheruiyot and Abel Kipsang in the men's 1500m heats.
Raila Recieves Terrible Blows Hours To The Election As Last Minute Betrayals Becomes Popular in Azimio
In the past 48 hours, a number of candidates have withdrawn from various races as the Azimio One Kenya and Kenya Kwanza coalitions make last-ditch arrangements to increase their seats before of the general election, which is slated for next Tuesday. Following Emilio Kathuri's resignation in favor of Cecily Mbarire, a challenger from the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), Azimio la Umoja One Kenya received a significant setback yesterday.
Lately a number of politicians have been seeing moving from on party to another, just a week ahead of the long awaited August polls, some have been seen dropping their political race and joining their opponents in other parties, from Mike Sonko to Machakos county governor aspirant among many others.The popular Tharaka Nithi County Narc-Kenya gubernatorial candidate Dr Mzalendo Kibunjia’s running mate Micheni Ruriani is now on spotlight after he makes a U-turn and endorsed the Jubilee contender called Erastus Njoka.Speaking to the media Chogoria town in Maara constituency on , just a few minutes ago, Micheni Ruriani said he had noticed that their ticket would not win next week’s election and it will be a good decision to join the winning team, a reason that made him endorse Prof Erastus Njoka who is going after the incumbent, Mr Muthomi Njuki, who is seeking reelection on a United Democratic Alliance (UDA) ticket.
Tharaka-Nithi County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya located in Kenya's former Eastern Province, it is also headed by county governor Hon Muthomi Njuki. Tharaka-Nithi is one of the small counties in Kenya and also very competitive in the elections, according to the residents in the region hon Muthomi Njuki is the most preferred candidate from the survey conducted by Mizani Africa on popularity rating.
Deputy President William Ruto has come out with scathing attacks on President Uhuru Kenyatta accusing him of planning to disrupt the General Elections to be held on Tuesday. The Kenya Kwanza presidential candidate accused the President of having night meetings meant to cause chaos in the elections. “Recently, the President met people in Nakuru and the outcome of that meeting is not good for the country apart from threats to members of my team who are leaders.
Erastus Kipsang, the man who is believed to have stolen a vehicle from a hospital in Eldama Ravine has been arrested. According to earlier reports, a vehicle with registration number (KAN 423T) was stolen at Eldama Ravine hospital whereby the suspected thief fled never to be seen again.
Deputy president William Ruto has named individuals he believes that are Inciting Kenyans before the general elections which is set to happen on Tuesday 9 August. Speaking at his Karen residence today, Ruto claimed that a section of journalists working for Kameme FM and Inooro Tv were publicly inciting Kenyans even as the country heads to election.