It's barely nine months to the general elections. The Kisumu current governor Prof. Anyang Nyong'o is facing hard times to retain his seat as politicians are plotting on how to unseat him. The top most coveted seat has attracted interest from the former governor Ranguma,former Kisumu central MP Ken Obits and MP Outs together with governor Nyong'o.
The race of Kisumu Gubernatorial quest has intensified between incumbent Governor Anyang' Nyongo and former East Africa Cooperation Cabinet Administrative Secretary Ken Obura this has split supporters of ODM into two moves. This has caused supporters of Governor Anyang' Nyongo to accuse Ken Obura of planning chaos in a move to disrupt planned rally of Raila Odinga by heckling perceived opponents.
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.
After five years in the political cold, Ruth Odinga will seemingly participate in the 2022 general elections. This was after Nyanza youths merged and declared that she should not be denied a political seat because of her last name Ruth, who is sister of Raila Odinga was the Deputy Governor of Kisumu in 2013 under Governor Jack Ranguma.