As 2022 general elections slated for August comes closer, many aspirants are warming up and scrambling to succeed Governors serving their second term. This scramble is underpinned by the fact that the position, which involves controlling billions of shillings is the most rewarding elective position in the country from that of the presidency.
Machakos Speaker Florence Mwangangi has declared interest in the Machakos gubernatorial seat in the forthcoming general elections. Speaker Mwangangi, a lawyer by profession is banking on her legal expertise spanning over 31 years and her legislative experience to clinch the seat that has so far attracted several contestants among them Transport Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) and former Kathiani MP Wavinya Ndeti, Deputy Governor Francis Maliti and Mavoko MP Patrick Makau.
Former Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama(source. facebook) Former Machakos senator Johnson Muthama has declared his interest in the gubernatorial seat. Muthama a close ally of the deputy president declared this in his twitter page stating that there are delegation seeking to see him capture the top seat.
Governor Alfred Mutua Party Launches Mega Offices in Ukambani Region to Popularize the Growing Party
Various political parties have been registered in the country ahead of 2022 polls. This parties are stretched into different regions in the country. One of the fastest growing party is Maendeleo Chapchap party. The party is led by Machakos governor Alfred Mutua. Today the party launched mega offices in Ukambani region to popularize the growing party in the region ahead of the next general election.
The top pupils riding on the deputy governor's vehicle (source.facebook) Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti today visited Kyua, Katangi in Yatta sub county to launch a borehole dug by the county government in conjunction with an NGO, Anglican development service. During his tour, he visited Kikeniani primary school and was impressed by two pupils which he offered a ride on his official vehicle around the school.
Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti during his visit to the family today(source.facebook) Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti has come to the rescue of twins from Ngiini village in Mitaboni ward Kathiani sub county of Machakos county who passed well in their exams but has no school fee.
Deputy Governor Titus Ntuchiu today hosted the Deputy Governor and CEC member for Finance from Machakos County, H.E. Eng. Francis Maliti, who was accompanied by a powerful delegation of County Government Ministers, Chief Officers and Directors. Maliti had come to Meru County to benchmark on the various structures of governance and programs the County Government led by Governor Kiraitu Murungi, has put in place to ensure smooth delivery of services and development to the people of Meru.
Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti during the handing over of the work to the contractor(source.Facebook) Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti says the county government has constructed over 200 dams in the county. Maliti spoke while launching the rehabilitation of Ukanga Utune water pan in Kangundo sub county.
Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti speaks at a burial ceremony in Kalukuni(source.Facebook) A section of Machakos members of the county assembly have endorsed deputy governor Francis Maliti to run for governorship in 2022. The county representatives who spoke at a function in Kalukuni village, Yatta sub county of Machakos county said that Maliti would fit in governor Mutua's shoes well.
Machakos governor Alfred Mutua is serving his last term in office. Several influential candidates are planning to succeed the incumbent governor whose term in office will end in 2022. Some of the gubernatorial candidates include Machakos deputy governor Hon. Francis Maliti and CAS infrastructure and transport Hon.
The Deputy Governor of Machakos County Hon. Francis Maliti has received both praise and criticism after he gave two pupils of Kikeniani primary school in Kyua, Katangi Ward a ride in his VIP car as a way of motivating them following their consistent impressive academic performance. The deputy governor highlighted the need to encourage and motivate pupils because they are our future leaders.
Machakos governor Alfred Mutua is one of the best performing governors in Kenya. He is well renonwed across the country on his progressive development records. The vocal governor has already declared his presidential bid. He has been hosting various delegations at his office. Today the Governor hosted Machakos county assembly leadership.
Tree planting is one of the method of conserving environment.Today Machakos governor Alfred Mutua led a powerful delegation for a tree planting excercise at Yatta subcounty in Machakos county.The leaders included Kericho governor Prof. Paul Chepkwony, Mr. Joel Kitili from the ministry of environment and forestry, Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti, Machakos county commissioner Mr. Fredrick Ndunga and other distinguished guests.
"I Didn't Back out I was Forced' Katuku Speaks for the First Time Since Machakos Senatorial Election
Former Machakos senatorial candidate Mutua Katuku(source.facebook) Former Machakos senatorial candidate John Mutua Katuku has come out to explain what happened leading to his withdrawal from the race just two days to the polls.Speaking in Mwala sub county Katuku made it clear that it was not his decision to back out from the race but he was forced.
Transport CAS Wavinya Ndeti during the launch (source. cpatterson) Transport chief administrative secretary Wavinya Ndeti on Sunday launched the football Kenya federation Machakos county women league in Matungulu sub county. Addressing the press after the event Wavinya noted that it is important for leaders to support talent without politics.
A day after president Uhuru Kenyatta cancelled his tour of the Lower Eastern region, he has met with the leaders drawn from the region to explain to them why he abruptly made a U-turn or rather to review the visit. The leaders were led to the State House by Wiper Democratic Movement party boss Kalonzo Musyoka, those who were present include Charity Ngilu the Kitui county governor, Alfred Mutua the governor of Machakos, Makueni senator Mutula Kilonzo Junior, Machakos senator Agnes Kavindu, Kitui senator Enoch Wambua, Makueni deputy governor Adelina Mwau, and Machakos deputy governor Francis Maliti.
Machakos county assembly approves county budget for 2021/2022 financial year. This comes days after Governor Alfred Mutua met the county assembly leadership at his office. The governor thanked the county leadership for harmonious working relationship and urged them to continue with the same spirit. Today morning the county assembly approved the report of the budget and appropriation committee on the budget estimates for county government and the assembly.
Maendeleo Chap Chap Machakos senatorial nominee in the March 2021 by-election, has announced that he was forced to withdraw from the race only two days before the election.Governor Mutua explained the last-minute withdrawal, saying it was in response to President Obama's call for peaceful, amicable, and uniting by-elections.
President Uhuru Kenyatta's remarks concerning Judiciary during Madaraka day celebration which was held in Jomo Kenyatta International stadium, Kisumu county, has raised alot of reactions with majority claiming president Uhuru Kenyatta is attacking Judiciary especially after High Court ruling on BBI. But Machakos Deputy Governor, Eng Francis Maliti, has differed with those claiming president Uhuru Kenyatta is intimidating Judiciary in order to rule in his favor during the Appeal to overturn the high court ruling.
Photo.Mutua and other county official.Courtesy Machakos Governor Dr Alfred Mutua has been very quick, reacting on the claims, some Machakos health facilities lacks adequate commodities that are as much essential, forcing some patient to purchase medicine from outside the facilities.