Bobasi Member of parliament Innocent Obiri has been duly elected as the Ford Kenya Deputy Party Leader. Obiri has replaced Kitutu Chache South MP Richard Onyonka. In the recent few weeks, Onyonka has been firmly campaigning for the Kisii Senatorial Position under ODM umbrella alongside Dagoretti MP Simba Arati who is eying the Kisii Gubernatorial seat.
With two years to the general elections, DP Ruto continues to popularize his presidential bid as he continues to make tours across the country. Most of his tours around the country have been mainly for empowerment and fundraising in the country with his hustler narrative them been the key subject of discussion in most of his tours. The Deputy President had a few weeks back and a tour in Kisii county and his your was received with mixed reactions with a section of the residents who are allied to the handshake
Presidential seat has attracted several influential leaders in the country. New political figures have also joined the race. Leaders who have already announced their presidential bids includes deputy president William Ruto, KANU chairman Gideon Moi and billionaire Jimmy Wanjingi. Last week FORD Kenya party converged it's national delegates conference at Bomas of Kenya.
Things are not going well for Deputy President Dr William Samoei Arap Ruto who thought that he could reap big after wooing the Amani National Congress party leader Hon Musalia Mudavadi and Ford Kenya party leader Senator Moses Wetangula on his side. Instead of celebrating their union under the newly formed Kenya Kwanza Alliance, they are witnessing defections.
Ben Momanyi who is the member of Parliament for Borabu constituency has said that the Wiper Party has given its party leader Kalonzo Musyoka the mandate to speak to one of the top presidential aspirants. Photo courtesy According to Momanyi who is Kisii gubernatorial aspirant under Wiper party says that they have given Kalonzo the go-ahead to negotiate with ODM boss Raila Odinga and president Uhuru Kenyatta.
Bobasi Mp Innocent Obiri , North Mugirango Joash Nyamoko at Bonchari's late Oroo when the visited the family have assured the public decent burial photo /Kwamboka Angira Parliament has taken over the late Bonchari MP Oroo Oyioka funeral ceremony.
Like any other community, the Gusii region is blessed with many politicians. Interior Cs Fred Matiangi, MP Simba Arati, Kisii Governor James Ongwae, and Ford-Kenya deputy party leader Innocent Obiri are some of the Kenyan politicians who come from the Gusii region. Fred Matiang'i is now the supper Cs in Uhuru Kenyatta's government.
Good news to Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka after former Ford Kenya deputy party leader, Bobasi MP Innocent Obiri defected to join OKA team. Kalonzo warmly welcomed Obiri informing that he had made a important decision to join him. " Obiri is a man who is highly respected in Kenya.
Hon. Ben Momanyi has hinted through his official twitter page alleging that the Wiper party have given their party leader Kalonzo Musyoka to go ahead and negotiate with President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga ahead of this year's presidential elections. According to him the Ford Kenya deputy party leader has officially joined the One Kenya Alliance today.
Churches from Kisii county will not support the ongoing BBI debate.Led by Dr. Julius Bichanga,they blamed their area MP Innocent Obiri for not being concerned about their needs."Go and tell the MP that unless he tells president Kenyatta to give us a new constituency,there are no votes."Said Pr.Bichang"a. photo:The church. They said that the government gave constituencies to other parts of the country but forgot Bobasi constituency."We people of Bobasi are very sad,"Bichang'a said.They claimed that Bobasi has
Mp silvanus Osoro South Mugirango Member of Parliament Silvanus Osoro has said the proposed building bridges Initiative report( BBI) will fail during the referendum in 2021. Speaking in his constituency, the law maker Osoro said BBI is for some individuals in the country and Kenyans including kisii community will teach them a lesson during the referendum. "Other regions are going to get additional constituencies despite the size, here in kisii Bobasi constituency that has 8 Wards is not going to be divided ,
Residents of Bobasi Constituency have threatened to recall their MP Innocent Obiri.They say he is incompetent in their fair presentation.They argued that their MP is a coward who never stands firm to ask for the rights of the constituency. The irate residents cited the recent propasals where, some parts in the country were given extra constituencies.They said, Bobasi was supposed to be divided but lacked abold person to forward their wishes.They wondered why their MP shields off from the people who elected him
Police in Kisii have launched a manhunt for unknown persons who on Wednesday night torched the house of Gekongo Primary Headteacher killing her and husband. Mogoa Moruri, a retired teacher and his wife were burnt beyond recognition at their home in Itumbe, Bobasi constituency. While investigation bobasi member of parliament Innocent Obiri has sent his condolences through his Facebook page account saying will stand with the family during this difficult moments.
Catholic Diocese of Kisii has returned a Sh100,000 contribution it received from Dagoretti North MP Simba Arati. Catholic Bishop Joseph Mairura warned politicians to be careful about their behavior while in church so as not to offend God. He said that he was offended by one politician wanting to interfere with a church program officiated by the Pope’s representative in Kenya.
Kisii county governor James Ongwae has been reminded to complete projects he stareted before the end of his term.Speaking at Itibonge in Bobasi constituency Yobesh Onchiri wondered why the banana factory had not been completed.photo:James Ongwae. He said the European Union had donated alot of money for the construction of the banana factory at Nyamache town."Let the county government move with speed and complete the factory.'He said.Mr.Onchiri said the completition of the factory,will create employment for the
Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji withdrew the charges against ten people accused in the Ksh 4.5 billion lake basin scam case due to lack of evidence. The prosecution, through State Henry Kinyanjui, said the ex-suspects will now be state witnesses in a case against Kisumu County Assembly Speaker Onyango Oloo, the former LBDA Director General Peter Aguko, Bobasi MP Innocent Obiri and 10 others.
Ford Kenyans have approved Moses Wetang' ula for the presidency, despite a competing faction calling the assembly a sham. A National Delegates Congress named Wetang' ula as the party' s presidential candidate, as well as making significant changes to the party' s leadership.
Courtesy photo; United Democratic Party (UDA) and People's Democratic Party(PDP) have agreed to support the candidature Teresa Bitutu Oroo, wife of the late Bonchari MP Hon Oroo Oyioka on UDA ticket.
Bobasi residents addressing the press after they were dispersed when they held demonstration over the split of the constituency into two /Kwamboka Angira Anti-riot police in Nyacheki,kisii have dispersed a Demonstration by Bobasi residents who want the constituency to be divided into two. This led to the arrest of the county Deputy speaker and also Masige East ward MCA David Onuso who was among the organizers of the said demo. Onuso had confronted with them to allow the demonstrations to go on when they
Bobasi Member of Parliament Innocent Obiri has ditched Ford-Kenya for the Kalonzo Musyoka-led Wiper Democratic Movement party ahead of the August General Elections. The legislator made the move during a One Kenya Alliance (OKA) tour of the Kisii County on Thursday. He was received together with ten other Members of County Assembly (MCAs) by the Wiper leader.