Azimio MP Admits the Popularity of Mudavadi Wetangula in Western, Reveals Next Step to Outsmart Them
Speaking to TV 47 on Thursday 9th, Tongaren member of Parliament Eseli Simiyu who is one of the supporters of the Azimio admitted that in deed Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula are gaining popularity in western Kenya. The lawmaker said that the two have made a number of trips to the region which has made them to be able to admit a number of voters to the deputy president William Ruto's camp.
Tongaren law maker Eseli Simiyu has admitted that Kenya Kwanza has made in roads in bungoma county despite Azimio La Umoja having majority of votes in bungoma county,speaking to Tv47 this morning Eseli claimed that in Mt Elgon constituency close to 70,000 thousand voters will vote for Deputy President William Ruto, in the last general elections President Uhuru Kenyatta Won in Mt Elgon constituency by beating former Prime Minister with majority of votes,Eseli admission came with an assurance that they are currently plotting and planning how they will be turning the constituency in their favor.
Dr Eseli Simiyu, Member of Parliament for Tongaren has said that Western Kenya is grooming new leadership. The leader said this while being hosted in a Morning Show at TV 47. The former Military doctor also blasted Musalia and Wetangula terming them a stumbling block to the political development in Western Kenya.
Bungoma County governor Wycliffe Wamangati, has been cleared by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to defend his seat on the Democratic Action party ticket in the forthcoming general elections. Wamangati together with his running mate were cleared this afternoon by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission based in Bungoma County.
Defence Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa, the patron of the Democratic Action party, has today held a meeting with leaders and aspirants drawn from the counties of Bungoma and Trans Nzoia to plan on how they can intensify campaigns for Azimio and Raila Odinga. Among those who attended the meeting were majorly the Democratic Action party member led by the party leader Wafula Wamunyinyi, Eseli Simiyu, among others.
Eseli Simiyu who is the DAP-K party Secretary General has been shown dust in latest opinion poll conducted by Mizani Africa. The poll shows that John Chikati of Ford Kenya would be elected in Tongaren constituency with a support of 36.2 percent against Simiyu who only has a support of 19 percent.
With at least 2 months to the August election, politicians are moving across the country in vote hunting mission. It is now emerging that the DAP Kenya party intends to counter attack Kenya Kwanza allies in some parts of Western region to step down their influence ahead of the August elections.
Former Kimilili MP Suleiman Murunga ( Photo Courtesy) The exit of Dr Eseli Simiyu from Kimilil politics following the creation of Tongareni constituency, gave businessman Suleiman Murunga an easy time in his own political adventure. Facing little opposition, Murunga was easily elected as Kimilili MP on a Ford Kenya party ticket.
Tongaren Member of Parliament Dr Eseli Simiyu has now admitted that Azimio La Umoja movement was no longer in full control of Western Kenya region ahead of August 2022 general election. Speaking while appearing on TV 47 Kenya Live show on Thursday morning, Eseli noted that the coalition, which is led by Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) chief Raila Odinga, needed to put in more effort in a bid to rescue its lost glory from the region.
Wamalwa's Democratic Action party secretary-general Dr Eseli Simiyu (Above), Would Come a distant third in Tongeren constituency parliamentary race if elections were held today, this is according to latest opinion poll by Mizani Africa group. According to the polls, Ford Kenya party candidate John Chikati would emerge victorious at 36.2% and would be followed by deputy president William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance party candidate Sebastian Mukuzi Kikuyu who would garner 28.7%.
DAP-K secretary genera Eseli Simiyu has warned Raila over concentrating much in the Mt Kenya region in his campaigns.Eseli has said that the focus on Mt Kenya region was undermining voter mobilisation in other counties.According to Eseli,who is among those leading Raila's campaigns in the Western Kenya ,the team should first consolidate Raila's traditional stronghold before venturing elsewhere.
Tough times ahead for Amani National Congress Party Leader Musalia Mudavadi as Deputy President William Ruto issues him with conditions for him to get the Chief Cabinet Minister Post in the event they win the Presidency. In a report via the Nation, Musalia Mudavadi has been issued with conditions for him to get the Chief Cabinet Minister slot with a demand that he should rally at least 70 percent of the Western region votes behind DP Ruto's statehouse bid.
'We are determined to ensure Musalia and Wetangula won't deliver 70% to Kenya Kwanza' Azimio MP says
Azimio side has finally admitted to the major strides ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi and Ford Kenya party leader Moses Masika Wetangula have made in taking part of Western votes to Kenya Kwanza. Speaking on the Morning Cafe show on TV47, the Tongaren member of parliament and Secretary General of Democratic Action Pary of Kenya (DAP-K), Hon Eseli Simiyu has made a confession that it must be acknowledged that the two Kenya Kwanza principals have made some inroads in the Western region.
The Tongaren lawmaker Eseli Simiyu has now vowed that the Azimio side will work tirelessly to ensure that the Kenya Kwanza side does not get the 70% votes they have been fighting for in the western region. Speaking during the tv47 morning program on 2022-06-09, Eseli said that they are aware that Ruto’s side has made inroads in western Kenya especially since the union with both Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula however they will reverse that.
Musalia Mudavadi, the leader of the Amani National Congress Party, has difficult days ahead as Deputy President William Ruto imposes requirements on him for him to be appointed Chief Cabinet Minister if they win the presidency. According to the Nation, Musalia Mudavadi has been given criteria to earn the Chief Cabinet Minister position, including a requirement that he rally at least 70% of Western region votes in support of DP Ruto's statehouse campaign.
IN SUMMARY. - Western Mp say the Azimio Team is determined to make sure that Mudavadi and Wetangula won't deliver 70% of Western votes to Kenya Kwanza. - He admitted that the duo have made some inroads in the region. The Tongaren constituency Member of Parliament Hon.
Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula are expected to harvest heavily in Ruto's government if only they managed to deliver 70 percent of Western voters. Musalia Mudavadi alleges that Raila should expect nothing from the Western region simply because it s locked for the Kenya Kwanza team. During a special interview on TV47, the Tongaren member of parliament and Deputy Secretary-General of Democratic Action Pary of Kenya (DAP-K), Eseli Simiyu has admitted that Kenya Kwanza Coalition has gained momentum in Western region but the Azimio affiliated parties will do anything to stop them.
Kenya Kwanza presidential candidate William Samoei Ruto settled on Rigathi Gachagua as his running mate in preparation of the hotly contested presidential race between Raila Odinga and Ruto in the move to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta. Speaking this morning during an interview with a local television station, Tongaren member of parliament Dr Eseli Simiyu has revealed that Kenya Kwanza used the bottom up approach to pick Rigathi Gachagua as Ruto's running mate despite Mt Kenya MPs voting for Tharaka Nithi senator Kithure Kindiki.
Tongaren MP, Dr Eseli Simiyu has said that Western Kenya was preparing for a new leadership. The leader said this when he was scheduled for a morning program on TV 47. The former military doctor also criticized the former finance minister Musalia and Bungoma county Senator Moses Wetangula calling them a hindrance to political development in Western Kenya.
Deputy President Dr William Ruto led Kenya Kwanza political merger is a result of merging William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance Party, Moses Wetangula's Ford Kenya Party, Musalia Mudavadi's Amani National Coalition party among others. Photo of the Kenya Kwanza Chief Principal William Ruto. Image/File.