Kakamega county governor Frenandaz Barasa has lost his mother few hours after he presided over the mashujaa day celebrations at Bukhungu stadium today.The mother to the governor was a pastor and she has rested today. The deputy governor of Kakamega county Ayub Savula has taken to his social media pages to announce the sad news to the people of Kakamega county.Savula says it is with a heavy heart that he has learnt of the passing on of Mama Philomena Barasa,the mother to his boss and friend Frenandes Barasa.
While Kenya Kwanza leaders in Western region are busy campaigning for senator Cleophas Malala ahead of the gubernatorial election that was postponed to unknown date,their Azimio counterparts are busy demanding that IEBC should carry out election on 23rd as planned earlier. They are insisting that IEBC should facilitate the Kakamega county Returning officer so that the election be carried out on 23rd and not to any later date.They have called on IEBC chair Wafula Chebukati for postponing elections due to insecurity and Kakamega county has not reported any case of insecurity for IEBC official.
Kakamega governor Frenandaz Barasa has spend a good day at EACC offices where he was being grilled over 1.8 billion shillings mega scandal something that he has confessed that it happened but they sorted out. Speaking immediately after coming out of EACC offices, Barasa says they had a contractor from Spain and they released the contractor was broke that made them to terminate his contract and send him away.