Raila Odinga is among the 2022 presidential hopefuls who are angling to take the power baton from Uhuru Kenyatta whose ten-year tenure is vastly waning out. To actualize his fifth bid, Agwambo is maximising on his new found political love with the outgoing head of state. Their camaraderie is expected to divert the flow of Mt Kenya political river to Raila's main stream, that way, Jakom will have his name written alongside Kenyatta, Moi, Kibaki and Muigai's.
Kenyatta II succession politics is presently taking it's definite shape before our eyes. William Ruto and Raila are among the few whose chances of succeeding Jomo's son are probable and practical. As the frontrunners, Raila-Ruto are capitalizing on various strategies to shore up their chances.
As the political clock tickles towards the much anticipated 2022 General Elections, those angling to take to the power baton from Uhuru Kenyatta are readying their forces as they wait for IEBC to ring their bells. One of the strategies presidential hopefuls are using is that of forming political alliances.
The country's political telescopes are currently focused on three political titans: Uhuru Kenyatta, William Ruto, and Raila Odinga, who represent the country's main poles. Kenyatta is departing, and Raila-Odinga is salivating at the prospect of taking over the reins. Uhuru has chosen the more experienced of the two (Raila and Ruto) as his successor.
Meru Governor Kiraitu Murungi has today affirmed that he will back Raila Odinga in 2022 after wide consultation with the leaders and legislators from the region. The meeting which was attended by several other Meru leaders was called upon by the ODM leader who is on a mission to popularize his 2022 game plan.
Senator Millicent Omanga on twitter is asking kenyans if it is true that Raila Odinga Received an anonymous call from a guy in Muthuirini, Kiambu county and later attended his birthday tagging a daily cow as a gift. This is what she posted on twitter, "You guys want to tell us that Jakom received an anonymous call from a guy in Muthuirini, Kiambu and attended his birthday tagging a diary cow as a gift?
The unprecedented handshake between Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga in 2018 regurgitated the latter's hopes of occupying the house on the hill top. Jakom had fired four shots and his political magazine was theorized to have ran shot of bullets, what a miscalculation! As a proverbial phoenix, Raila has bounced back, strong and vibrant.
2022 presidential race has been dubbed a do-or-die duel between Kenya's political veteran Raila Odinga and the fast growing politician William Ruto. The duo have vast experience in their closets a possession that makes their battle worth a watch. Of the duo, Agwambo stands a chance of having his name written alongside Jomo, Daniel, Mwai and Uhuru's thanks to his new political signing that is expected to give him a breakthrough.
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has urged the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga to quit from politics and support younger leaders. Kuria argues that the ODM party leader has achieved more, and it is time that he paves his political students to take after him, arguing that if he (Kuria) had managed to quit his bid, then Raila can.
In the next twelve months, the country's presidential ring will host two political titans; William Ruto and Raila Odinga. The duo will lock horns and whoever humbles the other will take over from Uhuru Kenyatta whose tenure in office is vastly waning out. Who will be the victor between Agwambo and the Chief Hustler?
The more the sun rises and sets the closer the country gets to August 9,2022. When that time comes, Kenyans will queue to elect their preferred leaders. Of the six electoral posts, presidential race is expected to attract stiff competition.The presence of the veteran Raila Odinga and DP Ruto in the race makes it all spectacular.
After four unsuccessful presidential attempts, ODM leader Raila Odinga is warming himself for yet another shot, thanks to the March 09, 2018 handshake which reignited his dying political embers. To actualize his dream, Mt Kenya region has vowed to support him with David Murathe calling Kenyans to brace themselves for Agwambo presidency, will his 'prophecy' come to pass?
Kiraitu Murungi led a host of other politicians from the Meru region into meeting Raila Odinga and hearing from him. However, Kiraitu Murung’s speech which was filled with satire cracked the attendants as he revealed the long-lasting relationship that existed between him and the former prime minister.
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has entreated the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga to end from politics and help youthful leaders. Kuria argues that the ODM birthday party chief has completed more, and it is time that he paves his political college students to take after him, arguing that if he (Kuria) had managed to end his bid, then Raila can.
With the political heat rising and regrouping happenings in various parts of the country, a business people meeting between Raila Odinga and the entire Meru community representatives turned wild when Kiraitu Murungi tried explaining his previous engagements with the former prime minister. Kiraitu who reffered to Raila as Jakom was applauded with cheers and ululations from those present.
'Jakom' as many like to refer to the ODM leader, is continuing his quest for the presidential seat as we head into the general elections next year. He has received endorsement from the head of state and vast regions of the Mt. Kenya people. He has held meetings with Mt.
Raila Odinga is a proverbial cat with nine lives, many are the times his competitors have prophesied doom of his political career but like a phoenix, he often bounces back, vibrant and more influential. After registering a dramatic loss in 2017 elections, many thought he was to fold his mats and exit the political arena, how wrong they were!
The historic handshake between Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga has given Jakom a political lifeline. With 2022 general elections vastly closing in, the veteran is expected to fire his fifth presidential shot. Will he hit the set target this time round? Likely, but its no more.
Two Political Operatives Who Can Save DP Ruto From Uhuru-Raila Machinery, Will Ruto Seek Their Help?
William Ruto's 2022 bid has elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans. To his followers, the self made political titan is but a poor man savior. His critics however hold a different view of him and they are determined to paralyze his bid. Of those who are erecting fortresses in his path is the outgoing head of state and his handshake partner Raila Odinga.
Its politically impossible to analyze the country's 2022 succession politics without Kalonzo Musyoka's name popping up. The son of Tseikuru is among those who have declared their readiness to unseat Jomo Kenyatta's son. Speaking in a church service weeks ago, Kalonzo revealed that his primary priority is to trample the self proclaimed chief hustler in year's statehouse race.