Governor seat is the top seat in the counties leadership. Kenya having 47 counties which were formed after promulgation of new constitution in 2010 has created more seats in the county leadership including Governor and senatorial seats. Although since the counties were created, men have been dominated in the governor's seat from the previous years but although due to push of two third gender rule it has led also to women aspiring in the gubernatorial field.
At the level of the county, this authority is held in Kenya by the county governor, who serves as a representation of the people and is elected democratically. There are 47 governors in Kenya because the country is divided into 47 counties. The nation's governors are responsible for a variety of duties, including leadership and the provision of services to the populace.
It has finally come down. President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at Kakamega State Lodge in Kakamega County for various public engagements including issuance of charters to four public universities and four private universities. The event was rescheduled from July 28, 2022 to August 2,2022. Some of the public universities which will receive charters include: Kaimosi Friends University College in Vihiga county,Alupe University in Busia county, Tom Mboya University in Homa Bay County and Tharaka University in Tharaka
In Kenya, this authority is held by the county governor, who serves as a representation of the people and is democratically elected. Because Kenya is divided into 47 counties, there are 47 governors. The country's governors are in charge of a multitude of duties, including leadership and providing services to the population.
If elections were held today, latest Opinion Poll by Mizani Africa shows that 50.6% Of Kenyans would vote for the Deputy President William Ruto, 45.3% of Kenyans would vote for the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga. Ruto has given Raila a 5.3% margin. The Roots Party presidential candidate George Wajackoyah would receive 1.6%, David Waihiga would get 0.1% only.
The Infotrak has produced its latest opinion poll in the gubernatorial race in the western region of Kenya. The Counties that lie in this region include Kakamega county , Busia County, Trans Nzoia county, Vihiga County , among others. The named above have their opinion poll results as shown in the picture below.
Martha Karua is the Azimio La Umoja colaition running mate and has sold Raila Odinga in in all counties in the central Kenya region. Honourable Martha seemed to have gained momentum in campaigning for Raila Odinga where so far it seems well with her. However, there seems to be having some counties in central Kenya region where she is having a headache and sleepless night a head of the my h awaited August polls. This is deue to the influence of the deputy president Dr William Ruto in these counties. One of the
In Kenya there are five counties which have less registered voters than some Constituencies. These counties in the 2010 Constitution were accorded the County status without considering the population or number of registered voters. Despite having such lower population and registered voter than some populated constituencies, these counties get more than 3 billion shillings for developments purposes. These counties are, Marsabit (164,864 votes), Tana River (137,661 votes), Samburu (98,081), Isiolo 86,143 votes)
Photo for News reporting Royal media stations are traversing the counties interviewing the candidates who are aspiring to become the county bosses. Today was the Nakuru county candidates' turn and Citizen TV's Wahiga Mwaura and Mashirima Kapombe were on site and ready to interview the candidates. During the interview, Wahiga repeatedly referred to Nakuru County as Kiambu county and Mashirima kept correcting and reminding him that they are in Nakuru county and not Kiambu county.
Siaya County is one of the counties in the former Nyanza Province in the southwest part of Kenya. It is bordered by Busia County, Kakamega County, Vihiga County, Kisumu County to the southeast, Siaya county is also known as the Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Hon Raila Odinga backyard and home county.
Governor H.E Dr FCPA Wycliffe Oparanya has officially opened the new Governor's office at Pan Paper area in Lugari sub county that will serve residents of the Northern part of the county. The governor also commissioned the Lumakanda-Mwamba road in the sub county that was tarmacked by the county. Dr Oparanya said that he decided to construct the governor's office in the sub county so as to cushion residents of Lugari and Likuyani sub counties from expenses they incurred while travelling long distance to seek
Coming from Kisumu where he commissioned several projects upon landing there yesterday on August 1st, President Uhuru Kenyatta has arrived at the Kakamega State Lodge in Kakamega County to preside over the issuance of Charters to new Universities in the Country. President Uhuru who is on a working tour of the Western Kenya region for a series of public engagements will be issuing Charters to the Universities which comprise of four Public Universities and four Private Universities.
Ruto's UDA party has heavily invaded initially Jubilee party stronghold and is likely to draw majority of political seats and votes ahead of the August general elections. The UDA party has entrusted very strong and powerful candidates in all of the Mt Kenya counties have have also received a huge boost considering their political parties, with the ground accepting their agendas they are now likely to emerge winners in their respective counties.
This list of consist of five largest counties by area size. They occupy more than 40 percent of Kenyans total land. Ironically the total number of registered voters within these counties sum to about 955,000 votes; a mere fraction of 22 million votes in IEBC register. 1.Turkana county- Land 77,000 Km2
Politics has reached to it peak and all the aspiring candidate have shown their effort of campaign to the places reach in vote since a huge number places them ahead of their competitors. For instance, the top presidential candidates Raila Odinga of Azimio la Umoja-One kenya alliance and Dr William Ruto of Kenya Kwanza coalition have been seen regularly visiting counties believed to have a good number of voters. The counties are believed that they can determine the winner just because of their number. Some of
With just four days to this years general elections, the battle for 12 key counties us still on with either the Kenyan Kwanza presidential candidate and the current deputy president William Ruto and Azimio La Umoja flag bearer Raila Odinga being the key contenders. Of the 47 counties in the country IPSOS has identified 12 counties that will prove crucial in this years elections.
Governor H.E Dr FCPA Wycliffe Oparanya has assented to seven Bills into law to further realize the objects and principles of devolved governments as espoused in Articles 174 and 175 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010. The Bills the Governor assented into law today at the County Chambers include are;
Cleophas Malalah the gubernatorial candidate of Kakamega County today was campaigning to with UDA as team reloaded. That's is the leader of ANC Musalia Mudavadi was present in Kakamega County. He endorsed Cleophas Malalah as the governor and Dr Boni Khalwale as the senator of Kakamega County.
Mandera County is the northeastern-most county in Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Mandera. The county is bordered by Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the east and Wajir County to the southwest. According to the 2019 census, the county has a population of 1,200,890 and an area of 25,939.8 square kilometres.
Laikipia woman rep Cate Waruguru alias daughter of Zion has finally spoken and she has now changed tune on UDA candidates in Laikipia. Speaking at a political function in Likipia County, she has urged the residents of the county to vote for whoever candidate they want from any coalition whether Kenya Kwanza or Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance.