The campaign season is here with us and politicians have started to employ different strategies to win in the upcoming polls. Alignments, forging of new political parties and coalitions are some of the activities that have dominated the political arena. Kenyan politics is largely ethnically and regionally based and the question on tyranny of numbers plays a major role in determining who becomes the next president.
Maina Kamanda is a Kenyan politician from the vote rich Mt Kenya Region. He is the former Starehe Constituency Member of Parliament. Hon Maina Kamanda is currently serving in the National Assembly as a nominated Member of Parliament. He was nominated after the last general elections which were held in 2017 by the ruling Jubilee Coalition party of Kenya to serve for a period of five years.
Good News For DP Ruto As Rigathi Gachagua Reveals What This Group of People Will Do to Raila In 2022
Rigathi Gachagua is a Kenyan politician and businessman. He is the current sitting Mathira Constituency Member of Parliament. He was elected in the National Assembly during the hotly contested 2017 general elections through the ruling Jubilee Coalition party of Kenya ticket. Hon Rigathi Gachagua is a die hard supporter of Deputy President Dr William Samoei Arap Ruto and a harsh critic of the Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amolo Odinga.
Wafula Buke. [Source/DD] Former ODM director of political affairs and strategy Wafula Buke has sent a stern warning to the Kikuyu community as the 2022 general election draws near. Buke, a vocal political activist and former university student leader, claimed Kikuyus were being fed with pure lies by Deputy President William Ruto into supporting his presidential bid.
Suna East Member of Parliament Hon Junet Mohamed's Personal Advisor (Hon Dikembe Disembe) has now said that its evident and clear that its Deputy President William Ruto and his allies who were involved in the organization of Kisumu Chaos, where several UDA allies and vehicles less than 30 were damaged on Tuesday.
Controversial Political analyst Mutahi Ngunyi has caused a late-night stir with his coded tweet to the Kikuyu community which is one of the voting blocks that will be determining the next President of the republic. Ngunyi has in recent weeks appeared to openly declare his support for the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga who will be having a fifth shot at the top seat as he looks to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Hon. Kabando Wa Kabando has broken his silence hours after Nyeri Governor Mutahi Kahiga told Raila Odinga not to talk about his history but he should tell them what he has for the region if he wins the 2022 presidential election. According to Kabando Wa Kabando Governor Mutahi Kahiga shouldn't not spoil Raila's meeting if he doesn't agree on it.
Photo courtesy Facebook Dubai based businesslady Hellen Njeri has delivered bad news to former prime minister Raila Odinga ahead of 2022 general elections. Her message is amid Odinga's recent tireless efforts wooing the vote rich Mt Kenya region. Taking to her Twitter handle, the business lady claimed Odinga's efforts wooing the Mountain will not bear any fruit.
1. Kikuyu Of the relative multitude of clans in Kenya, Kikuyus are the most crowded, having its own arrangement of societies and customs. This Bantu gathering structures worth 22% of the Kenya population and they mostly occupies the Kenya's Central district. The Kikuyus are notable for being huge scope ranchers of money harvesters.
"We Should Give Other Tribes Chance to Lead, Not Kikuyus And Kalenjins Anymore" Mt Kenya Clergy Says
A Pastor from Mt Kenya has become an internet sensation after stating authoritatively that Kenya needs to be led by a president from another tribe away from Kalenjin and Kikuyus whom He claims that they are being selfish and denying other Kenyans chances to take the position. The clergy revealed that Kikuyus got the advantage for the top Office for close to 25 years from Jomo Kenyatta' era to Uhuru's regime, while Kalenjin took close to 34 years from Moi to William Ruto, saying that it's time for Mt Kenya Clergymen to ask their people to support other tribes, because they will do more development than what has been seen before.
- The Deputy President William Samoe Ruto allegedly organised his own ‘stoning’ in Kisumu so that he can rush to Central Kenya and profile ODM Chief Raila Amolo Odinga. Dikembe, a social media enthusiasts has picked war of words with the Deputy President William Samoe Ruto.
Former prime minister Raila Odinga is unknowingly losing president Uhuru's support with only ten months to the next general polls. The ODM party leader yesterday's remarks while addressing Mashujaa Day fete in Wang'uru stadium could work against his ambitions. Here is Raila's part of the speech which can destroy the good relationship with Uhuru Kenyatta and the Mount Kenya region.
Few minutes ago, DP Ruto's pointman Dennis Itumbi took to his Facebook page to report, " Hon. Junet Mohamed tells Mt.Kenya, " you will come to Nyanza as a visitor" "Government ni ya Nyanza....Mutahi (read Kikuyus) utakuja hapa kama mgeni..' "
"Dunia Ina Mengi" Reactions As Women Attend a Traditional Wedding 'Ruracio' Wearing Squid Game Masks
Kenyans have expressed their opinions and suggestions after seeing a video of several women who had attended a Kikuyu traditional wedding which is commonly referred to as Ruracio wearing masks from one of the most viewed Korean movies known as Squid game. Photo:Courtesy In a video that has been shared by Citizen tv, several women could be seen wearing the squid game masks in attempts to hide from the groom whose challenge was to pick his girlfriend among the women who had been put Infront of him.
What Raila Said About Luos, Kikuyus as He Cleverly Campaigned For Himself In Front of DP Ruto, Uhuru
Many have claimed that election cycles tend to bring Kikuyu-Luo rivalry to the surface but ODM leader Raila Odinga cleverly urged Mt Kenya to support him. Most of the leaders who spoke during Mashujaa Day in Kirinyaga County did not talk about 2022 politics but Raila revealed how many thought his political career was over when he decided to support Mwai Kibaki when he wanted to become president.
Deputy President William Ruto with Cate Waruguru and other leaders (Photo Courtesy: Twitter) Since Deputy President William Ruto came out and boasted about being the Mt Kenya kingpin, several leaders from the region have come out to criticise him and warn him against what he thinks.
Former kiambu governor William Kabogo has requested the Kikuyus to vote wisely not emotionally. In the recent past, Kikuyus have been so angry on the current government. The residents are saying that they voted overwhelmingly but the same government has neglected them. To show their unsustsfuction to the government, the Kikuyus seem to be aligning themselves against the deputy president who has openly shown his fall out with the president.
Kenya is today on 20th october celebrating the 58th Mashujaa day which is being held at Wang'uru stadium in Kirinyaga county. The leader of Orange Democratic Movement and former prime minister is among the leaders present. He has given a speech where he has cleared indicated that there have existed no war between the Kikuyus and the Luos.
SeesThe Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga today joined other national leaders at Wang'uru stadium in Kirinyaga county to celebrate the heroes who helped secure the country's freedom from the colonial powers. President Uhuru Kenyatta is among the guests leading in the celebrations. Speaking at the event, the ODM leader caught the attention of audiences when he chose to celebrate the Former President H.E Mwai Kibaki.
ODM leader Raila Odinga celebrates retired president Mwai Kibaki as his Hero Raila stated during his address to the Mashujaa Day gathering at Wanguru stadium in Kirinyaga County that the previous president spearheaded the nation to greater economic heights despite the obstacles of the time. It's worth noting that the retired president was instrumental in rebuilding the country's economy.