Kiagu ward residents will go back to polling stations to elect their new member of county assembly after the death if their MCA early this year. Various candidates have been campaigning in the ward. Today Kiagu Jubilee delegates defected to UDA party which is associated with deputy president William Ruto.
In 2019, Meru senator Mithika Linturi was a household name after his bedroom secrets were laid bare by the then-wife and former chief of staff at the office of Deputy President Marianne Keitany in a nasty divorce case. The divorce case brought the once unknown Meru Senator into the limelight and his bad luck with women.
United Democratic Alliance affiliated to Deputy President William Ruto has yet again received great news as a section of a delegation of supporters have defected the ruling party, Jubilee, joining the hustler nation. This has happened in kiagu Ward, Meru ahead of the upcoming by-election in the region where there's expected battle between president Uhuru's Jubilee and DP Ruto's UDA.
Mithika Linturi is one of the most known Deputy President William Ruto's allies. He is a popular person because he is always vocal and extremely controversial. The senator is one of the few leaders in the country who have faced arrests many times and still, he has more than enough court cases hanging over his head.
A schism in the vote- rich Mt Kenya area between the dominant west and their east counterparts has shaken Deputy President William Ruto' s camp in its search for a running mate in the 2022 State House election. And, similar to the feud in President Uhuru Kenyatta' s camp, those from Mt Kenya east in the DP' s camp say that while they agree that Mt Kenya has the best chance of producing the DP' s running mate, that person should come from their side of the mountain, arguing that they had supported their west counterparts for far too long.
Meru senator Mithika Linturi and CS Peter Munya are set to face off in Kiagu ward by-election. Photo courtesy Linturi, who is a staunch supporter of William Ruto, is supporting UDA candidate Simon Kiambi. Munya, through PNU, is supporting Jubilee candidate Samson Kirimania. Mr Munya is known to be a political nemesis of DP William Ruto and has been supporting the handshake whereas Linturi is a fierce critic of the handshake.
Kenyans Takes Another Opinion Poll Between Ruto, Raila Among Other Aspirant, Results Are Interesting
Courtesy Many Kenyans still believe that UDA alleged Party leader William Ruto is most popular politician and candidate in the country ahead of next year election, a new opinion poll suggest. The race is already heating up, with among among those interested for the top seat amid attempt to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta being One Kenya Alliance Principal, Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Mudavadi, Gideon Moi, ODM leader Raila Odinga and UDA associate William Ruto.
In Summary. - Deputy President William Samoe Ruto continues to win hearts ahead of the 2022 polls. - He was forced to make a stop at Makutano in Meru County by an elated crowd. The Deputy President William Samoe Ruto today started his day at a thanksgiving service at the A.I.P.C.A, St. Lorent Angaine Church - Timau, Buuri constituency in Meru County - led by Archbishop Samson Muthuri.
Meru Senator Hon Mithika Linturi has lectured Odm Party Secretary General Edwin Sifuna for his request to Raila Odinga. Sifuna alleged that life is too short and asked Odm Party leader to ensure that the government has removed the curfew. He also asked Odinga to ensure that he lower the prices of bear like chrome.
Hon. Mithika Linturi has hinted through his official tweeter page in response to the One Kenya alliance meeting with the Mt. Kenya tycoons. Mithika Linturi hinted that the Mt Kenya billionaires foundation cannot claim to be speaking for the 7 million plus voters in their region.
Deputy President William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party has marshalled myriad support from President Uhuru Kenyatta's Mt Kenya region ahead of 2022 general election. Having bagged more than half of legislators from Central region, Deputy President has now rolled up his political sleeves to counter his key opponents (ODM party leader Raila and ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi) by shaping the hustler nation's Bottom-Up reggae into their respective strongholds.
The race for 2022 Presidential election is gearing up more interestingly with top political leaders campaigning across the country in a bid to popularize themselves. DP Ruto who started early campaigns especially in President Uhuru Kenyatta's backyard is seen as the frontrunner for 2022 race. ODM Party Leader, Raila Odinga has started climbing the Mountain and is slowly gaining support of the voters.
The Chairman of the Parliamentary Accounts Committee, James Opiyo Wandayi has initiated an anti-corruption Bill in Parliament that if passed may deal the greatest blow on Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Ruto's allies. Ugunja MP, James Opiyo Wandayi. The Bill which was first proposed in 2012 seeks to amend Chapter 6 of the Constitution on Integrity and Accountability of public servants.
Big Boost For UDA as Their Dominance In Meru Is Proven With Welcoming Of Jubilee Delegates To Their Party
Strengthening the political backyards by top political bigwigs is usually an essential factor which will enhance their dominance and boost their chances of winning. The United Democratic Alliance party linked to Deputy President William Ruto is doing all they can to ensure that they dominate in all regions of the country.
With Kiagu Ward By-election getting nearer and nearer, political parties who have candidates running for seats are very busy campaigning for their candidate. Jubilee party candidate Samson Kinyua will be battling for the hotly contested seat with the United Democratic Alliance candidate Ngaruni. And now, Meru Senator Hon Mithika Linturi today has welcome a host of grassroots leaders who has defected from the Jubilee party and Join the UDA party ahead of next week's Thursday mini poll.
The by-elections in Kiagu Ward, in Meru Country, are facing stiff competition from the two popular parties, the Jubilee Party, and United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party. From Jubilee party has already nominated Samson Kirimania and the UDA party has Simon Kiambi. The by-elections seem to be a playground for the two kingpins from the region, the current Cabinet Secretary for agriculture, Hon Peter Munya, and the current senator for Meru county, Hon Mithika Linturi.
There have been different views from Kenyans on who will be the next president.However,this depends on different parameters such as the number of votes within the candidate's strongholds and the general support one has across the country.Political analysts are convinced that next race will be between Raila Odinga and DP Ruto.The OKA principals are still not yet decided on who will be the flag bearer.Meaning,some of them would still be swallowed by the big two teams.
Meru Senator Mithika Linturi had the following to say about the Daily Nation Newspaper. Linturi posed a question of whether tycoons were the one's to cast votes for the 7m Kenyan voters. He said that that the people were the one's who decide on who they vote for.
The united democratic alliance party allied to deputy president William Ruto has left out names of prominent politicians in its leadership team. Deputy president William Ruto is expected to use the party in the next general elections as a presidential candidate in his bid to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta.In the new formation of the party,a list of thirty one of were appointed in different positions.
Independent Election and Boundary Commission postponed Kiaga ward by-election until further notice after Milton Mwenda of Chama Cha Kazi (CCK) party linked to Moses Kuria challenge disaliqulification. Kiaga ward in Meru seat fell vacant in May after the dismissed of late Eunice Karegi,who succumbed to caner.