Deputy President William Ruto ( Photo Courtesy) Deputy President William Ruto could be about to lose another key ally to ODM leader Raila Odinga, leaving his State House ambitions hanging in the balance. Long seen as the DP's key foot soldier in Raila's Nyanza region backyard, East Africa Community Chief Administrative Secretary Ken Obura, appears to be on his way to the former Prime Minister's camp.
Police in Kisumu have said that a popular bouncer whom they gunned down in Kondele in the wee hours of Thursday was a suspected criminal, even as the family cried foul over the dawn killing. Mr Walter Odhiambo, popularly known as Walter Odhiz, was shot dead at 3am outside a nightclub where he had been drinking.
Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o ( Photo Courtesy) Though his position is not under any serious threat come the 2022 general election, Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o should brace himself for tough times ahead in his quest to win a second term in office.
Just from the festive season, parents have spent alot and it's always a headache when shools resume in January for parents on how to handle the issue of school fees. Unlike the case in Kisumu Central Constituency, Kisumu County, parents can now smile for the office of the Kisumu Central Constituency is set to issue bursary cheques immediately schools re-open on 3rd January 2022.
ODM party leader Raila Odinga in Kisumu. Source/Dudi Kisumu Central parliamentary hopeful Hulda Atieno Odhiambo stole the show after she literally joined the ODM party leader Raila Odinga's heavy convoy in a Tuk-Tuk at Kondele roundabout during meet the people's tour in Kisumu. The politician who is the only woman contesting for Kisumu Central parliamentary seat joined Odinga's meet the people tour at Kondele roundabout amid the heavy machines.
No Orange Democratic Movement, ODM party Member of Parliamnets, Senators, Women Representatives and MCAs today attended Ruto's rally as all stayed away from nearing Ruto's rally including Governor Nyong'o who was nowhere to welcome the Deputy President William Ruto in Kisumu.Even though Ruto met UDA leaders from Seven constituencies, no ODM leader leader was present.
An 18 years old boy was killed in Nyalenda estate in Kisumu on Tuesday night 2021-11-30 after a fight broke out at one of the pubs in which they were drinking. It is said that the boy whose name has been withheld started quarrelling with another man over a woman after suspecting that the man was scheming to snatch the woman from him.
Photo: Raila Odinga and Fred Ouda Kisumu Central Mp Fred Ouda on Monday found himself in an embarrassing moment in his backyard. The lawmaker hosted Raila in his constituency and while addressing Kisumu Central crowd he was booed and heckled as Raila watched helplessly. The Mp who shared the same vehicle roof with Raila Odinga tried to cool down the hostile crowd in vain.
The race to unseat Kisumu Governor Prof Anyang Nyongo seems to attract many politicians. Former Kisumu Central Member of Parliament and the EAC Chief Administrative Secretary is one of the people who have expressed his bid to contest for the Kisumu gubernatorial race ahead of the 2022 General Elections.
The Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Kisumu Central Sub County league action returned for the second leg over the weekend, after a two-week break. Several matches were played on Saturday and Sunday, with the highlight being a team being thrashed 9-0. On Saturday, Vision Combined FC was beaten 1-2 by Soccer Plus Kisumu FC at the Srilanka ground, Kasarani Homeboyz beat Nyawita FC 2-0 at Kasarani ground, Dunga New Life FC and Awaya United drew 1-1, Coventry FC and Konambuta Young Stars drew 0-0 while Monaco FC beat Kikomi FC 2-0.
The Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Kisumu Central Sub-County 2020/2021 league season came to an end on Saturday after 18 rounds of matches. It was song and dance as Soccer Plus Kisumu were crowned Champions, despite losing the final match of the season. The Champions went down 1-2 against Kasarani Homeboyz in one of the final matches of the season, but the defeat was not enough to snatch the winner's medal from the Manyatta based side.
Several people have lost their lives in club brawls in fights over women which has become a very worrying situation which needs to be sorted out by authorities. A eighteen (18) years old man was stabbed to death in a very nasty club brawl with another man who is fighting for his life over a certain woman who is on the run.
Kisumu Central parliamentary hopeful Hulda Atieno Odhiambo at Jubilee Market in Kisumu. Source/Collins Dudi. Flamboyant Kisumu Businesswoman and Researcher Hulda Atieno Odhiambo has once again pleaded with residents and fellow Kisumu Central aspirants to exercise tolerance on divergent opinions, saying it's healthy for democracy. "Let's exercise tolerance by respecting and accepting divergent opinions.
The Deputy President William Samoei Ruto has been forced to stop his tour in Nyanza after Police dispersed rwordy youths following a standoff in Kondele. Running Battles, teargas and chaos erupted in the scene of DP Ruto. Police were deployed to restore normalcy in Kondele Ward, Kisumu Central Sub-County.
Normally, the education bursaries being issued at the constituency level or county levels are always marred with irregularities, and biasness across constituencies and counties in Kenya. Unlike the case in Kisumu Central Constituency, children together with their parents can all smile after the constituency office ceremoniously issued cheques to every applicant for the Form One bursaries.
Raila Odinga' s main ally, a first- term Orange Democratic Movement Party Member of Parliament, has been arrested by police officials in Kisumu City, according to the latest news. The outspoken MP has been in the forefront of Raila Odinga' s campaign and is frequently interviewed on television for political debates.
Members of Parliament and County Assemblies will be critical to the implementation of our Bottom-Up Economic Model. Their role in developing legislation that support businesses will be important. United Democratic Alliance are breaking political and ethnic hindrances so we can settle on our needs. Our commitment today with grassroots agents from the seven voting public of Kisumu County offers Ruto an uncommon opportunity to work with Nyanza Region to deliver more rice, fish and sugar that will save great many positions and decrease our yearly import bill by about Sh180 billion.
Deputy president William Ruto started his three days visit to Kisumu county with a huge protest from Raila Odinga's supporters shorting they don't want wheelbarrow, they want six thousand. In Kondele, Kisumu Central, Kisumu County Raila Odinga's supporters came out a a mass making deputy president William Ruto uncomfortable while addressing the people.
Deputy President William Ruto kickstarted his three days tour in the Luo Nyanza region as he landed in Kisumu City where he was received gladly by eager residents who were happy on his arrival. The Deputy President went ahead and engaged with several youths and residents as he stated:
Raila Odinga, the leader of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), has denied any involvement in the Kondele riots that rocked Deputy President William Ruto's rally. When Ruto was speaking to the crowd from the sunroof of his car, a group of unruly teenagers began heckling him.