Less than three months into the highly anticipated General elections, and various races are first taking new twists. The rapid regional shifts have majorly been impacted by the choice of Running Mates by Azimio la Umoja One Kenya and Kenya Kwanza Coalitions. Various statisticians and related companies have been carrying out a series of opinion post to try predict who could emerge victorious in the many hotly contested seats.
In Kenyan politics, many politicians have a trend of eyeing for big posts that are bigger than the ones they are holding. As we approach the eargerly awaited August general elections, there are some Senators who have decided to either dethrone or succeed their county bosses. They include: James Orengo, Achillo Ayacko, Ephraim Maina, Charles Kibiru, Irungu Kang'ata, Kimani Wamatangi and Susan Kihika.
Kiambu county registered voters have a great confusion on who will favor the county as a governor after four strong men raised their interest to represent the county as the governor. Current governor James Nyoro, former governor William Kabogo, senator Kimani WaMatangi and Wainaina WaJungle are the four strong men the Kiambu voters will have to filter the better option.
Hon Rigathi Gachagua, a Mathira member of Parliament and deputy president William Ruto's running mate, has gone to social media to offer a kind message to Gatundu South MP Hon Moses Kuria, who is standing for governor of Kiambu county. Hon Kuria, a co-principal of Kenya Kwanza, is running against UDA candidate Hon Kimani Wamatangi and Tujibebe Wakenya Party leader Hon William Kabogo, but Gachagua has favored Moses Kuria.
In the country, cases of accidents have been reported and several innocent people including young children have lost their lives. These cases of accidents are caused by careless drivers who normally break traffic rules and regulations. According to the source, sad news has just emerged from Eastern Bypass.
If there is one gubernatorial race that Kenyans are eagerly waiting and anticipating to follow keenly on how it will turn in the August 9th General Elections, then its the Kiambu County race. The race is of important political significance since it is the home turf of President Uhuru Kenyatta and also has attracted political heavyweights and titans from the populous and voter rich County that controls 1,293,309 registered voters as we edge closer to the polls which are less than 90 days away.
Ruto led team Kenya Kwanza has today pitched tent in Kiambu county, Mt Kenya region. Hon Kimani Wamatangi, Moses Kuria and Ndindi Nyoro are some of the top influential figures from the region who have accompanied the DP. The brigade is currently holding an economic forum meeting with locals.
The race for the Kiambu Gubernatorial seat will be a special one to watch. This is bearing in mind the big names in Kenyan politics who have declared their interests for this race. A good example is Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi who received a major boost after winning the UDA party nominations.
With few months remaining before August general election, United Democratic Alliance (UDA) Gubernatorial aspirant in Kiambu county, Hon Kimani Wamatangi, has took a move which is likely to lower popularity of Hon Moses Kuria who is also vying for the post using his Chama Cha Kazi party.
Deputy President William Ruto was on Tuesday left wowed by Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria's unqualified energy over what he has done in his constituency in the education sector. DP Ruto while attending an event hosted by Kuria, revealed that the vocal MP has improved levels of education in Gatundu South through the National Government Constituencies Development Fund (NG-CDF).
Political wave is changing day by day as we approach general election of Kenya. This year general election will be held on ninth August 2022. This will be the fifth general election Kenya will held in 21st century. This election will be special because it will have more than 50 presidential candidates in the race.
Karung'o Wa Thang'wa, DP William Ruto & Kimani Ichung'wah. (Photo courtesy). The incumbent Senator for Kiambu County Hon Kimani Wamatangi will be contesting for the gubernatorial seat on a United Democratic Alliance Party ticket in the forthcoming general elections. Muoroto FM presenter, Karung'o Wa Thang'wa will run for the Senate seat as he was nominated during the UDA nominations that took place countywide.
The United Democratic Alliance party (UDA) aspirant for the Kiambu gubernatorial seat Kimani Wamatangi has finally unveiled his running mate today. The seat has attracted key political bigwigs from the region which includes Tujibebe party leader and the former Governor of Kiambu William Kabogo, Gatundu Member of Parliament, and Chama Cha Kazi party leader Moses Kuria and also Wamatangi.
Gatundu South Constituency Member of Parliament Hon Moses Kuria who is contesting for the Kiambu County governorship race has officially named and unveiled his running mate. Kuria who is vying on a Chama Cha Kazi party ticket picked one Faith Mwaura as his best choice for thr running mate post as the deadline set by the IEBC for gubernatorial and Presidential candidates to present their deputies comes to an end today.
Kiambu County gubernatorial seat race is set to be of showing political supremacy among the vocal leaders from this rich and famous region of the Mt Kenya region. Former Kiambu County Governor Hon William Kabogo, current governor James Nyoro, current Senator Kimani Wamatangi and others will be contesting for the Kiambu County gubernatorial seat.
Former Kiambu governor William Kabogo gubernatorial candidature has received a major boost after Kiambu county Muslim forum leaders endorsed his bid. The leaders unanimously agreed to support William Kabogo gubernatorial candidature after a breakfast consultative meeting with him in Kiambu county. " I'm humbled by the unanimous declaration made by these leaders to support my gubernatorial candidature during the upcoming general election" said William Kabogo.
With only a few months till the August general election, Hon Kimani Wamatangi, a United Democratic Alliance (UDA) gubernatorial aspirant in Kiambu county, has made a move that is likely to hurt Hon Moses Kuria, who is also running for the position with his Chama Cha Kazi party.
Kiambu UDA gubernatorial candidate senator Kimani Wamatangi officially unveiled his running mate today in Kiambu. The majority chief whip in the senate picked Madam Rosemary Njeri as his running mate in the Kiambu gubernatorial race. Madam Rosemary Njeri is an entrepreneur from Gatundu South constituency which is the home Constituency of president Uhuru Kenyatta.
Yesterday was the deadline for the submission of running mates for aspirants, for presidential and gubernatorial positions as set by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). The incumbent Gatundu member of Parliament,Moses Kuria is aspiring to be the next Kiambu governor under a Chama Cha Kazi ticket ,he will be battling it out with United Democratic Alliance ,Kimani Wamatangi and other gubernatorial aspirants from other parties and independent candidates.
Gatundu South legislator Moses Kuria today officially nominated his deputy governor candidate to deputize him in Kiambu gubernatorial race. Moses Kuria picked Faith Mwaura as his deputy governor candidate after intensive consultations with his supporters and Kiambu county residents. Moses Kuria made this announcement at his Chama Cha Kazi party offices in Nairobi.