Things Get Hard for Waiguru in Kirinyaga Governor's Race as Karua's Candidate Withdraws, Backs Rival
Less than twenty four hours after Narc party leader Martha Karua called for a truce between Kirinyaga Azimio governor candidates, an agreement has been arrived at by senator Charles Kibiru and Muriithi Kagai. According to NTV, Kagai has agreed to pull out of the race in favour of Jubilee Party's Charles Kibiru.
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Charles Kibiru, a Kirinyaga Jubilee candidate for governor, has admitted defeat. He issued a statement on Wednesday morning saying, "I take this early opportunity to recognize and respect the choice of Kirinyaga voters in relation to the just ended Gubernatorial elections where I was a candidate."
Check Out Why Things Are Getting Hard For Waiguru On Kirinyaga Governor's Race. After NARC kenya party leader and the Azimio la Umoja presidential running mate Martha Karua, called a truce for Kirinyaga governor candidates.An agreement has been arrived at by senator Charles Kibiru and Muriithi Kagai.
The former prime minister Raila Odinga has planned to seize Ann Waigiruru by filling Azimio candidate in Kirinyaga county to run for gubernatorial seat. Speaking yesterday at Kinyaga in the Mwea constituency, Mr. Kibiru said the coalition's most popular candidate would be chosen to compete against Ms. Waiguru and other opponents from political groups connected to Kenya Kwanza.
Independent Elected Member of Parliament in Kirinyaga County Hon Charles Kibiru has today said that nobody under the sun will ah e the authority to dictate who Mt Kenya region will support ahead of the much-awaited August 2022 General election. Speaking during an exclusive interview with Inooro Tv on Wednesday night, the Kieleweke MP said that Kenya is a democratic county where every citizen has his or her right to vote for his preferred 2022 Presidential candidate.
"He Used to Come Home With Flashy Cars "-Neighbors Shed Light On Slain Yala Victim Who is From Nyeri
Photo Courtesy The Family of John Kiruki is yet to come to terms with the news of the demise of their son who is among the bodies that have been recovered from River Yala a few weeks ago. The 26-year-old lived in Nairobi but nobody knew the exact thing he did for a living.
Barely 140 days to the general elections, William Ruto is rapidly losing a region where he banked his hope of the presidency Central Kenya. The DP is today expected to witness a mass defection in his camp from Central Kenya. Confirming the allegations earlier said by his aide Dennis Itumbi, Azimio blogger Pauline Njoroge has vowed the same in her Twitter account. Itumbi posted on Thursday evening that Kirinyaga's finest Purity Ngirici who had vowed to vie as independent was going to Jubilee. Kirinyaga senator
The issue of choosing the most popular candidates to fly the Azimo La Umoja One Kenya Alliance flag in different positions ahead of the August polls, continues to elicit mixed reactions from leaders across the country who are in the alliance. Speaking to the media on Thursday evening, Jubilee candidate and who is eyeing the gubernatorial seat, Senator Charles Kibiru welcomed the idea, but argued that detailed consensus should be done before the final decision is made.
Jubilee Party has finally announced its preferred candidate for Kirinyaga County gubernatorial race who will be representing Azimio La Umoja movement. The Azimio team had taken their political tour to the county where they were selling their leader Raila Odinga presidential bid to the residents. The rally was attended by leaders from both ODM and Jubilee Party led by Siaya County senator James Orengo, John Mbadi and Dennis Waweru.
The Kirinyaga Deputy Governor Peter Ndambiri's rejection of the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition's plans to field one governor candidate brought out sibling rivalry on Tuesday. He argued that Muriithi Kagai of the Narc-Kenya and Charles Kibiru of the Jubilee should both be permitted to run in the elections on August 9.
The calls by the Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance coalition council to force some candidates who are perceived to be weak to step down from the August race and support those perceived as popular continues to attract mixed reactions from different candidates. The leaders supporting the idea argue that the move will help them to consolidate votes in to one ballot, and thus ensure votes are not divided for the sake of their opponents in the Kenya Kwanza Alliance.
Today, the former prime minister of Kenya, hon Raila Odinga who is also the Azimio's presidential candidate have won a big deal from the Mount Kenya region which have been one of the hostile regions to him. This came in after the vocal senator of Kirinyaga county, hon Charles Kibiru announced that he is never afraid to campaign for Mr Odinga ahead of the august general elections.
Relief To Raila And Karua As Jubilee Gubernatorial Candidate Vow To Use Their Photos In His Posters.
Kenya Kwanza brigade has been on the neck of the Azimio candidates especially those that are from mount Kenya region for not adding the photos of Raila Odinga in their posters. It's now relief to Raila and Martha after the Kirinyaga county jubilee gubernatorial aspirant Kibiru vowed that from now he will be using their photos in his posters.
Kirinyaga senator Charles Kibiru who is eyeing the Governor position ( Photo Courtesy) Perhaps tired of hiding his association with the Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Raila Odinga, Kirinyaga Senator has finally decided to make a bold move to put the former Prime Minister's photo on his campaign poster.
Mount Kenya has been in the limelight as we head to the general elections, political merchants have been campaigning in the region Convincing voters into their side. With over 5 million voters, from the past elections, the Gema community will indeed be playing a major impact on the elected presidential aspirant.
Incumbent governor of Kirinyaga county, governor Ann Mumbi Waiguru faces an upper hill task in her bid to secure the second term, however Ann who was elected on a Jubilee ticket in 2017 has switched the political party and she is eying the seat on United Democratic Alliance party of deputy president William Samoei Ruto.
The 2022 presidential race is already at its peak as the political contenders from all corners of the country Kenya are seen touring across the streets campaigning hunting votes to inherit the presidency power from President Kenyatta who is set to retire in August upon the completion of his two-terms.
Kirinyanga senator Charles Kibiru has today received ruling Jubilee party ticket to vie for Kirinyanga gubernatorial seat in August polls. The one-term senator shared the photo of the certificate at his official Facebook page. " For avoidance of doubt. This race is about us as a county.
After the ruling Jubilee Party of Kenya kicked out all its members that had defected to other parties and more particularly United Democratic Alliance (UDA) under the leadership of Deputy President William Ruto, the leadership has been working around the clock in efforts to revamp it. According to a section of Kenyans led by Digital strategist and blogger Dennis Itumbi, Jubilee is forcibly recruiting aspirants.