Former Inooro FM radio presenter Waithira Muithirania who recently declared her interest in the Kandara parliamentary seat ahead of the expected resignation of incumbent member of parliament Alice Wahome has heightened her political overtures and charm offensive tours ahead of an impending by election. The vocal political leader has since joined Ruto’s United Democratic Alliance Party (UDA) after ditching Jubilee Party.
Waithira Muithirania Renowned journalist, Waithira Muithirania, has expressed interest to vie for the parliamentary seat in Kandara constituency following the nomination of Alice Wahome to the cabinet. Alice was nominated by president William Ruto to be the CS for Water. The former Inooro FM radio presenter vied for the Murang'a woman representative sest on a Jubilee party ticket but she was floored by Betty Njeri Maina of UDA.
The United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party is currently holding nominations in Kandara constituency where 15 candidates are seeking to replace Alice Wahome. Wahome had won for a third term during the August polls but was appointed by president William Ruto to be the cabinet secretary in charge of water, leaving the Kandara seat vacant.
Waithira Muithirania Campaigning Campaigns are on a higher gear in Kandara constituency following the nomination of Alice Wahome to the cabinet. Alice Wahome was nominated by president William Ruto to be the Cabinet Secretary for Water and if approved by parliament, Kandara constituency will be one of the places where a by-election will be held.
Former Murang'a ODM Senatorial aspirant Hon Pius Kinuthia has revealed that popular radio presenter Hon Waithira Muithirania was given a crucial advice before vying for the Kandara Constituency by-election on UDA Party ticket. His statement comes after she (Muithirania) resoundingly lost the UDA by-election ticket yesterday.
Inooro FM presenter Jeff Kuria has reacted after Waithira Muithirania declared that she will be vying for the Kandara parliamentary seat. Photo courtesy: Jeff Kuria at Inooro FM studios Kuria has encouraged her to go for the seat which was previously held by Alice Wahome who was appointed by President William Ruto in the Cabinet.
Kandara constituency is one of the places that will hold a by-election following the nomination and approval of Alice Wahome as the cabinet secretary for water. Wahome was elected to serve the constituency for a third consecutive term before her appointment. She was elected on a UDA party ticket.
Waithira Muithirania has urged her people to get used to seeing her in yellow. She says that it is not just about the dressing but also in her heart. Muuthirania has already notified of her intentions to run for the Kandara parliamentary seat, this is after sitting lawmaker Alice Wahome was appointed to a cabinet position.
The phrase "Waithira Muithirania" Waithira Muithirania, a renowned journalist, has expressed interest in running for the Kandara constituency seat following Alice Wahome's appointment to the cabinet. President William Ruto nominated Alice to be the CS for Water. The former Inooro FM radio host stood for the seat of Murang'a woman representative on a Jubilee party ticket, but was defeated by UDA's Betty Njeri Maina.
Following Alice Wahome's appointment to the cabinet, renowned journalist Waithira Muithirania declared her intention to run for the parliamentary seat in the Kandara constituency. President William Ruto proposed Alice as the CS for Water and therefore left the seat vacant. On a Jubilee party ticket, the former Inooro FM radio host competed for the Murang'a woman representative seat, but Betty Njeri Maina of the UDA defeated her.
As a direct result of Alice Wahome's nomination to the government, campaigning in the Kandara seat has reached a new level of intensity. Kandara constituency will be one of the areas where a by-election would be conducted if Alice Wahome's nomination to be the Cabinet Secretary for Water is accepted by parliament.
The women representative quest has attracted powerful politicians who are in the battle to succeed honorable Sabina Chege. Honorable Sabina Chege and Waithira have been fronted as the top of women aspirants after several opinion poll revealing their influence and and how majority of kenyans rallies behind them. In the latest survey conducted by TIFA on whom Muranga residents will vote for as the next women representative of Muranga Kenya, Waithira emerged the winner in the race followed by Kibinda with a landslide.