Dr. Paul Otuoma and governor Sospeter Ojaamong The political climate in Busia county is turning tense after ODM gubernatorial candidate Dr. Paul Otuoma leveled grave allegations against his supposed to be predecessor, Sospeter Ojaamong for conspiring to stand in his way to the top county seat come August. While speaking to locals in a consultative forum at Adungosi market in Teso South, which is interestingly Ojaamong's home-turf, Otuoma blamed Ojaamong for devising several strategies to ensure that he looses his bid, as a retaliation for the bad blood between them.
|Photo Courtesy Of Florence Mutua (L) Amf Paul Otuoma (R)| ODM Party conducted it's nominations yesterday in Busia County and the residents were in a position to exercise their Democratic right of choosing candidates who will represent ODM Party in the August general elections.
ODM leader and Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Raila Odinga with Busia Women Representative Florence Mutua ( Photo Courtesy) She went into the ODM party nominations for the Busia Governor seat as a hot favorite. If loyalty is anything to go by, then no one stood a chance against her.
Hon. Florence Mutua was born in the year 1968 to an intertribal marriage between a Luhya father and a Kamba mother. She is the first born and only daughter in a family of four siblings. When she was three years old, her father passed on, a situation that led to her having a mixed upbringing both in the Luhya and Kamba nations.
|Photo: Paul Otuoma (Left) With Raila Odinga (Right)| The ODM Party has since continued conducting its nominations exercise in search for the Party flag bearer's across the country. Yesterday 11th of April, 2022, ODM conducted the nominations for the Busia County and residents were able to choose their candidate of their choice.
With at least 42 days to election, presidential candidates are now finalizing their campaign trails across the county. Azimio One Kenya camp made several rallies in North Eastern counties while Kenya Kwanza focused on coastal region in the past week. Azimio presidential candidate Raila Odinga has been cautioned against Maendeleo Chap Chap party candidate after details emerged on their secret plan.
Busia Women Representative Florence Mutua ( Photo Courtesy) Barely days after she lost in her bid to clinch the ODM party ticket for the Busia Governor position, Women Representative Florence Mutua has finally conceded defeat. Mutua was defeated by former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma by a wide margin in the battle for the precious ODM ticket to succeed outgoing Governor Sospeter Ojaamong.
Women are set to hold demonstrations in Western region following Deputy President William Ruto's controversial remarks against CS Eugene Wamalwa. Photo courtesy This is as Busia woman representative Florence Mutua has revealed that she will lead a protest against Ruto for his recent attack on Cabinet secretary Eugene Wamalwa.
The Teachers Professional Development (TPD) has been giving teachers a lot of headache since they have to dig deep into their pockets to part with six thousand annually for each of the modules they were to meant to cover over a period of five years .This is rather expensive for teachers as they are required to part with a total cost of Kenya shillings of one hundred and eighty thousand for the whole period of training .
The fuel crisis experienced in the country has negatively impacted the transport sector as private vehicles and Boda Boda operators in Taita Taveta spent the night in petrol stations waiting for the commodity. Trouble is brewing in the Azimio-One Kenya Alliance after some political parties affiliated with the coalition wrote an objection letter to the Registrar of Political Parties, Ms. Ann Nderitu, yesterday over what they said was a breach of the agreement.
It is a political season, and leaders are out of their comfort zones pleading for voters to vote them On August 8. Coalitions are making imminent strategies to capture the votes of Kenyans. Azimio la Umoja is eyeing clinching more seats at county levels, and to aid that plans are underway to eliminate the 'weak candidates' at the county level.
Photo courtesy After receiving orders from the former premier's associates to cut ties with him, the status of Maendeleo Chap Chap party (MCC) candidates who backed Raila Odinga for president of the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party is still unknown In a surprise move that may jeopardize Mr. Odinga's concerted efforts to advance in Kitui, Machakos, and Makueni counties, where MCC has fronted many candidates, ODM deputy secretary-general and Busia Woman
Recent report reveals that the former Funyula constituency member of parliament mister Paul Otuoma has been declared as the winner following the ODM party nominations that was conducted yesterday. Mister Otuoma will now fly the Orange Democratic Movement party flag in the race to succeed the current governor honorable Sospeter Ojamong' during the August 9 polls.
The Busia gubernatorial race has now taken a new shape after the ODM party primaries revealed who will be given the ticket to face the UDA aspirant. In the just concluded nominations former Funyula MP Paul Otwoma has received a huge boost after being voted by 49, 330 votes as his top competitor Busia Women Representative came second with 30, 696 votes.
After Listening to the Ground, MP Bunyasi Finally Drops Busia Gubernatorial Bid Ahead of August poll
With less than 110 dais to the general elections. The political bigwigs are still reorganizing themselves in the better outfit that will help them emerge victorious in the upcoming general elections. The Busia gubernatorial contest has taken new twist after Nambale member of parliament through Amani National Congress (ANC) announced that the Hon John Bunyasi Sakwa has bowed out of the race for the Busia top coveted seat.
Paul Otuoma and Florence Mutua ODM has released final tally of its nomination exercise regarding Busia gubernatorial seat. The contest was between former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma and current Busia women rep Florence Mutua Mwikali. Otuoma has been declared the winner of the nomination process. This is after he garnered 49,330 votes.
ODM Busia gubernatorial nomination winner Today, 12th April, Orange Democratic Party conducted party preliminary in Busia county. Member of county assembly and women representative position were being held as well. The two main gubernatorial runners were Poul Otuama and Florence Mutua. Florence Mutua is the current women representative of Busia county.
A few days after she failed in her bid to win the ODM party ticket for the Busia gubernatorial seat, Florence Mutua has finally admitted defeat. Mutua was defeated by former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma in a landslide victory over the precious ODM ticket to step into the shoes of outgoing Governor Sospeter Ojaamong.
As Kenyans are preparing for the general election that is nearly approaching, parties are doing nominations which is to determine which member to stand for the certain seat using the party's ticket It is in now roughly 120 days remaining for the election to be conducted. Each and every party has therefore asked their members to ask people to nominate them for the coming general election.
Orange Democratic Party (ODM)did their nominations yesterday .Busia gubernatorial seat had two Orange Democratic Party contestants that is Paul Otuoma and Florence Mutua.Paul Otuoma Nyongesa is a Kenyan politician. He was a member of Orange Democratic Party.He was a member of Parliament for Funyula Constituency until August 2017 when he contested for gubernatorial seat for Busia County against his rival Sospeter Ojamoong but failed.