The popularity of Orange Democratic Movement party in Kisii County is continueing to grow. This is after the party successfully won the Bonchari parliamentary seat that was previously occupied by Jubilee party. The strategies have been put into place by Kisii county governor James Ongwae, senator Professor Sam Ongeri, and women representative Janet Ongera, the party is turning the region orange with new offices being opened and defectors from rival parties recieved.
Kitutu chache south member of parliament, Richard Onyonka, revealed that he is supporting the former prime minister Rails Odinga's presidential ambition. onyonka said this while speaking in kisii town,he was accompanied by other leaders such as Arati, ward Representative Kefa Mogaka,(Township) and John Amisi.
The Orange Democratic Movement party leader ,Raila Odinga's presidential bid has been boosted hugely after kisii member of county assembly (MCAs) ditched their parties for ODM.The legislators now will increase Raila's campaigning power as votes have increased. They have also seen ODM's camp increase as they will now attract their followers to Raila's side.