Deputy President William Ruto receiving PAA party leader Amason Kingi to Kenya Kwanza at Karen residence (Photo Courtesy) Dr Alfred Mutua and Governor Amason Kingi officially decamped from the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition party and officially joined Deputy President William Ruto at Kenya Kwanza. The Deputy President is assured of getting more supporters from the political backyard of the two vocal leaders who promised to be loyal and campaign for his Presidential bid.
Kilifi County is one of the counties that are located in the coastal region of the country. As the clock ticks towards the August general elections, the race to succeed the outgoing governor Amason Kingi Jeffa who is serving his last constitutional term has been taking the new shape.
If there is any political feud and public verbal exchanges that excites the country,it is that between COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli and DP Ruto. The two leaders read from very different script,even to the point of their verbal exchanges being spoken for weeks.But what exactly went wrong with the two?
The race to succeed Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi is shaping up with political bigwigs in the vast County wooing the voters to vote for them in the next general elections. So far eight aspirants have shown interest to become the coastal county boss, one woman and seven men have thrown their hats into the ring.
Kilifi County Gubernatorial Race: The race is likely going to be tough among these three candidates.
We are now remaining with eight months only and Kenyans will be once again granted the golden opportunity to elect leaders of their own choices to represent them. In Kilifi county, the race to succeed the outgoing governor Amason Jeffah Kingi who is serving his last constitutional term has been taking the new shape.
In Kenya, the general elections are held in every five years and there are six elective posts open to all Kenyans to vie for. These posts have different age limits and academic requirements. As we approach the 2022 general elections, politicians and businessmen and women have started to strategize on how they will either maintain their positions or rise to the new posts.
The Kenyan special envoy to represent the president of Kenya His excellency Uhuru Muigai in witnessing the final sendoff ceremony of mkapa in Uhuru stadium was forced back to the country. The envoy led by senate majority leader Samwel Poghisio had to fly back over Arusha. The sendoff was later witnessed by Kenyan ambassador to Tanzania Kazungu Kambi. According to Tanzania foreign affairs minister, the envoy had to turn back due to bad weather. He announced during the ceremony in Uhuru stadium that the envoy
Former Cabinet Secretary Honourable Kazungu Kambi has found great relief after the court rejected an application to declare him bankrupt. Judge Reuben Nyakundi ruled that Gicharu Kimani, the lawyer who filed the application, had the authority to seek permission to sell Mr Kambi's property through an auction or to sign a contract so that the former CS could pay Sh809,595. Kazungu Kambi together with COTU boss Francis Atwoli. Photo/Courtesy Mr Kambi who is now the Commissioner of the National Land Commission (NLC),
Justin Muturi, the Speaker of the National Assembly, has told off politicians who have been attacking Cabinet Secretaries and Principal Secretaries over allegations that they have supported certain candidates in the 2022 elections. Muturi stated that the CSs and PSs have a mandate to educate citizens about government policies and development programs, and that this should not be interpreted as support for specific candidates.He maintained that government officials are accountable to the people and should not be subjected to political attacks when informing the public about government matters.
The former Cabinet Secretary Hon. Kazungu Kambi was at risk of being declared bankrupt, however he has found some relief and bit of Joy after the court rejected an application to confidently declare him . According to Judge Reuben Nyakundi he ruled that Lawyer Gichuru kimani who filed an application had the authority to seek permission to be allowed to auction mr. kambi property or to sign a contract in order to allow the former cabinet secretary pay the sum of Ksh 809,595. The Malindi high court judge , Reuben