The United Democratic Alliance party is continuing to receive more leaders from other political camp as 2022 general elections draws nearer. They have managed to absorb more than half of those who were initially elected in Jubilee party. With just a day after meeting former Tahidi actor, the party have again received KANU party leader Gideon Moi's point man.
Days after Kanu allied Kabarnet Ward MCA Ernest Kibet officially dumped Gideon Moi and joined William Ruto's UDA party, another Kanu legislator from the North Rift seems to have shifted camps and join William Ruto's Hustler Nation camp. According to reports, the Outspoken West Pokot nominated KANU MCA Elijah Kasheusheu popularly known as Ozil has defected the ruling party to UDA.
Deputy President William Ruto on Tuesday, September 14 welcomed a new member to the Hustler Nation. In a message shared by Kapseret MP Oscar Sudi, Baringo County MCA who was a loyal member of Senator Gideon Moi is now Hustler Nation Member. Kabarnet Ward MCA Ernest Kibet has now left KANU and will be running the agenda of Deputy President William Ruto.
Earlier on Thursday February 11, Baringo County Assembly tabled the constitutional Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) to the floor of the county assembly for debate. This was their first meeting after a two-month-long recess and members were to vote for or against the constitutional amendment Bill. During the session, Kabarnet MCA Ernest Kibet who won the seat on an independent ticket raised to support the BBI Constitutional Amendment. He alluded that the Kalenjin community should not be misled by the same
Kabarnet Ward Member of County Assembly Hon Ernest Kibet Tarus earlier today met the Deputy President William Ruto at Karen Residences in Nairobi. His visit comes just a day after ditching KANU for DP Ruto's United Democratic Alliance. He was welcomed to UDA by Kapsaret Member of Parliament Hon Oscar Sudi.
The United Democratic Alliance (UDA) has been sent into celebration this is after another senior politician and a close friend of KANU party leader Gideon Moi joined the the Dp Ruto's side. Kabarnet Ward MCA Hon Ernest Kibet who recently left KANU party today joined UDA party becoming the latest politician to ditch KANU to UDA.
Just hours after the Auditor General Nancy Gathungu flagged the expenditure of over Ksh2.1 billion by Baringo County in the financial year 2018/2019, a section of Kanu allied county legislators have come out to call for impeachment of Governor Sternly Kiptis.
Kabarnet Ward Member of the county assembly, Ernest Kibet has made an appeal to the residents of Baringo to initiate an impeachment petition against Baringo Governor Stanley Kiptis for failing to do his job as a governor saying that the locals can do it if members of the county assembly
Today, Saturday 20, Ruto led his troops in Baringo county where he led several employment programmes.Ruto commenced his visit by opening a church before proceeding to a highly charged rally in Kabarnet town.
Senator Gideon Moi of Baringo has warned that anyone who steal public monies must face the full weight of the law. Moi stated that the government is always dedicated to giving funds to initiatives that would enhance the lives of mwananchi, but that money ends up in the hands of unscrupulous people.
Hon Oscar Kipchumba Sudi, who is the current Member of Parliament for Kapseret constituency and also a close ally to Deputy President William Samoei Ruto ignited a hot debate online when he met with a section of Baringo county leaders, welcomed Kanu MCA who defected to UDA party.
Ealier on Thursday February 11, Kenyans witnessed a series of unfortunate events during a heated debate at the Baringo County Assembly before MCAs ended up rejecting the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report. During the meeting, a fight broke out where MCAs engaged in slapping each other on differing in opinion. Kabarnet MCA Ernest Kibet raised his support for the BBI Bill and asked the Kalenjin community to support the constitutional report and not to be misguided by those who misled them in the previous
Mixed reactions surfaced across the Country yesterday following incredible Teargas that was thrown inside Baringo county National Asembly through the window rendering all members looking for safety. As reported by relevant sources, the Teargas was thrown by unknown people who had the intention of disrupting the house meeting that was at the momentum. This unexpectedly happened when the house speaker, David Kerich was about to release the poor results. The results came much later after the incident and it revealed
Baringo county has been making headlines since 10th February. This is after the Members of County Assembly (MCA's) allied to Jubilee party meet Secretary General Raphael Tuju. This is due to their much anticipated vote on BBI. Some of the county assemblies from Nyanza region have passed the bill. However things were not good in Baringo county as rival MCA's of Jubilee party and Kanu clashed. They had more than one instance where MCA's engaged in physical and verbal war. Kabarnet MCA Ernest Kibet was slapped
Baringo county becomes the first county to reject President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila BBI bill today. This is after the county assembly of Baringo experienced tension during the voting exercise where the rogue MCAs resorted into personal exchange of blows. 30 MCAs voted no to the bill as only 5 of the MCAs voted yes to the bill while the other members never voted. Immediately after speaker David Kerich announcing the voting exercise to the bill there was tension also in Kabarnet town as the MCAs joined the residents
Chaos was witnessed at the Baringo county Assembly on Thursday evening during the BBI debate. The ward representatives threw punches at each other and all activities within the Parliament suspended for a while. The violence began when Kabarnet Ward MCA Ernest Kibet was hit severally by his Mogotio counterpart Charles Kosgei. The chaos are between two sides of MCAs, one side are backing Deputy President Dr William Samoei Ruto and the other MCAs backing Baringo senator Gideon Moi. The Tanganga faction
MCAs in a scuffle. The BBI has became a thorny issue in the vast Rift Valley region, where the deputy president William Ruto comes from, and has been out going against it, and publicly stating his reservations. Things become worse this afternoon in the Baring county assembly, after the BBI motion was up to be discussed. The county which has a majority of members of County assembly coming from Jubilee party and the minority from KANU, experienced drama as fist flew in the air. The drama begun after Ernest Kibet
Baringo county has become the first county to reject the bill in a sitting that resulted into a lot a lot of chaos in the Thursday assembly setting. 30 members of county assembly voted NO while only 5 members voted YES. Tension was high in Kabarnet town when the county speaker, David Kericho announced the results. Multiple reports have it that cans of teargas was lobbed into the assembly forcing the MCAs to run for safety. A fire also nearly occurred in the premices after a canister lobbed on the roof exploded
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) have summoned Members of County Assembly for Baringo county.
Baringo county MCAs were debating on Building Bridges Initiative bill today Thursday 11th February. Baringo county assembly has 12 minority number who are from KANU party,who claimed to be undermined by the members from Jubilee party. Amaya Ameja,local MCA claimed that a section of Jubilee MCAs were planning to bring down the Building Bridges Initiative motion without engaging public participation. "Mr speaker I know there are some Jubilee members who are planning to shoot down the bill with the government support,