According to the statement shared by the strong supporter of the deputy president William Ruto ally Dennish Itumbi, he stated that the ally of the deputy president William Samoei Ruto is currently leading in the both by-elections conducted at Kiagu and Mahoo ward. The counting is currently underway as the deputy president William Samoei Ruto candidate tops the both list with over 100 votes.
Source: NTV Kenya This is a long awaited day for Mahoo ward (Taita Taveta County) residents as they are going to get their ward representative by the end of the day. This is after their MCA Ronald Sagurani died early this year. The seat is highly contested as Daniel Kimuyu from united Democratic alliance party UDA is battling with Fundi Banton from jubilee who is also endorsed by ODM party leader.
The United Democratic Alliance Party which is associated with deputy president William Arap Samoi Ruto has today made a grand entry in Mohoro ward. The UDA party has been gaining ground despite being about eight years old. The party has managed to recruit more leaders and members from the well-known camps.
A week after the Mahoo Ward MCA, Hon Ronald Sagurani who was the leader of minority in the Taita Taveta County Assembly succumbing while on treatment at a Mombasa hospital, his body will be laid to rest today on August 24th and a funeral ceremony that'll precede that burial is currently underway at his home.
Tangatanga top blogger and the self proclaimed spokesman Dennis Itumbi has released a video on his official social media platforms of how celebrations followed after the United Democratic Alliance party candidate Simon Kiambi was declared winner of the highly contested Kiagu Ward by election. Itumbi who was keenly following the election and updating on the provisional results has released the video showing people dancing to a popular Kikuyu song.
Jubilee Breaks Silence on Mahoo Ward By-election Win, Sends Special Message to Hon Shaban & Residents
Jubilee party candidate Donald Fundi won the Mahoo Ward seat in Taita Taveta after garnering 1,609 votes in by-election; UDA's Daniel Mutuku second with 1,358 votes. (Photo, Courtesy) Jubilee party has broken silence on the Mahoo Ward by-election win, sending a special message to Hin Naomi Shaban and residents of Taita Taveta County.
Dr. William Ruto this morning continued with open defiance of his boss, by calling the Uhuru-Raila initiated Building Bridges Initiative a "dangerous constitutional change". Ruto who was speaking at the burial of Mahoo Ward MCA Ronald Habel Saburani in Taita Tavetta County appeared to address himself to the president following an interview on Citizen television on Monday night.
Tents allegedly dismantled by police as burial for Mahoo Ward MCA disrupted. Photo/Courtesy William Ruto’s troubles with Uhuru Kenyatta have gone from bad to worse just a day after the president dared him to resign from government if he was dissatisfied with his leadership. On Tuesday morning, the DP was preparing to attend the burial of Mahoo Ward MCA Hanel Sagurani.
A day after President Uhuru Kenyatta daring Deputy President William Ruto to resign from office and allow those who are ready to support his agenda for this country to move forward, the DP himself has come out to speak his mind and answer the President with regards to that challenge.
The embattled deputy president William Ruto has today hit back at president Uhuru's resigning allegations, after yesterday's interview that saw him get accused of spreading hatred about the government. During the burial service of Mahoo Ward Member of county Assembly Robald Hanel Sagurani In Taita Taveta county, the second in command has replied to his boss, saying that the Building Bridges initiative report was dangerous for Kenya.
Police have disrupted Mahoo Ward MCA Ronald Hanel Sagurani's funeral service dismantling tents and chasing away mourners.Deputy president William Samoei Ruto was scheduled to attend the funeral. Kenyans on twitter have condemned the act terming it as unnecessary and that they should atleast respect the dead this is after famous blogger allied to the deputy president Dennis Itumbi tweeted about the issue.
Residents of Mahoo Ward in Taveta sub county Taita Taveta will be going to a by-election following the death of the Member of county assembly earlier this year. Photo courtesy Mahoo MCA Ronald Sagurani succumbed to Covid-19 and the region will hold a by-election on 16 December this year.
Video: Defiant Ruto Attends Burial Event of Popular MCA, Even Though Police Had Allegedly Stopped it
Few hours ago, the police had reportedly stopped the burial ceremony of Mahoo Ward MCA Hanel Sagurani who died few days ago. Photos circulated online showed the chairs,tents being on the ground with no people on the sight of the event. But now the unbowed Deputy President William Ruto has landed in Mahoo,Taita Taveta county,where he is expected to attend the burial ceremony of Sagurani.
“Poleni Familia" DP Ruto Emotionally Mourn Mahoo Ward MCA, Apologizes To Family After Police Did This
A terrible incident occurred in Mahoo ward on Tuesday morning, when police disrupted a burial service for Ronald Sagurani, who died on Tuesday last week while undergoing treatment at Pandya Hospital in Mombasa. The cops had disrupted the funeral by tearing down tents and ejecting people. Various leaders, including His Excellency William Samoei Ruto and Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro, were present during the ceremony.
The deputy president William Ruto was today at Mahoo Ward MCA Ronald Hanel Sagurani. While addressing the mourners he took a swipe on his boss president Uhuru Kenyatta. He asserted that his journey and mission to empower ordinary Kenyans would not be stopped by any one. The leader has accused those in powerful positions of trying to abuse and misuse millions of Kenyans.
Police this morning have disrupted a burial service of Mahoo Ward Member of County Assembly Hon Ronald Hanel Sagurani chasing away mourners and dismantling tents. Dp William Ruto was scheduled to attend the burial. According to Dennis Itumbi's, " just because Dp Ruto was headed to a burial in Taiga.
On Tuesday, August 24th the Deputy President, William Samoei Ruto woke up to his busy routine.He held a meeting with Makueni County's leaders before travelling to Taita Taveta County. photo courtesy. The late Ronald Haniel Sagurani, Member of County Assembly of Mahoo Ward and Minority party leader will be laid to rest on this day.He died barely a week ago and leaders eulogized him including the President.
Deputy president William Ruto has fired an angry response to president Uhuru Kenyatta after he dared him to quit if he is dissatisfied with how the government is being run. The deputy president was speaking on Tuesday, 24 during a burial service held for Mahoo Ward MCA Ronald Sagurani in Taita Taveta county.
A few hours ago, police reportedly stopped a funeral service for Mahoo Ward MCA Ward Hanel Sagurani who died a few days ago. Pictures circulated online showed chairs, tents on the ground and no one was seen at the event. But now the undefeated Deputy President William Ruto has arrived in Mahoo, Taita Taveta region, where he is expected to attend a Sagurani funeral.
Police officers on Tuesday, August 24,2021 disrupted the burial service for Mahoo Ward MCA Ronald Sagurani in Taita Taveta after mourners flouted Covid-19 protocols. Following a directive by the government through the Ministry of Health, only family members and close relatives are allowed during social gatherings such as burials.