After losing in the presidential race in his last four attempts in the general elections, many people were confident that Raila Odinga would end up winning the top seat in the just concluded general election but worse still, Baba still lost in his 5th stab at presidency. That is a move that left many Kenyans who believed in him in sadness and today, Kenyans were told by a close ally of Raila Odinga known as Philip Etale what may happen to them as a result of snubbing the ODM party leader and voting in William Ruto as the 5th President.
The Only County in Mt Kenya Region Where Azimio Has Beaten Kenya Kwanza in The Number of MCA Seats Won
Despite UDA wave in Mount Kenya region, one of the nine counties has managed to overpower the wave by gifting Azimio la Umoja a majority of Members of County Assembly. A majority of Meru County grassroot aspirants from other parties have successfully proven to be too strong for UDA aspirants despite the party being considered the most popular in the county.
Former National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale was re-elected as Garissa Township Member of Parliament. Duale received 9,905 more votes than Nasir Dolal, the Orange Democratic Movement party's candidate. The candidate for the orange party received 5,972 votes. Abdulahi Mohamed, the candidate for the UPA, placed third with 5,529 votes.
City celebrity preacher one Rev Lucy Natasha alias the Oracle of God led a unique Sunday service at the Empowerment Christian church. During the prayer session, she pleaded with believers to pray the independent electoral commission as they conclude the verification of presidential votes form exercise before the deadline.
Kenya’s veteran opposition politician Raila Odinga and the deputy president, William Ruto, are locked in a tight race for the country’s highest office, according to early results from Tuesday’s election. Odinga has promised quality healthcare for all and social support for the poor, including a £40 monthly stipend for the most vulnerable households.
Fellow Kenyans, In less than 48 hours, we will be presented with another fulfilling and most defining opportunity to make a change; a change that will determine the country’s economic trajectory in the next five years and beyond. The Kenya Kwanza Alliance presents a detailed and sophisticated roadmap to make that change. Kenya Kwanza guarantees a robust economic revival masterpiece that will put money in every citizen’s pocket and in the right place where it ought to be. We have had months of frenzied campaigns.
Azimio coalition which is headed by the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has yet won big in Meru County. The coalition has taken control of the Meru County Assembly. This is after the coalition affiliated to Raila garnered a total of 25 Members of the County Assembly (MCAs).
Hon Mudavadi yesterday on his facebook page made a resounding final submission saying "They will be presented with another fulfilling and most defining opportunity to make a change; a change that will determine the country’s economic trajectory in the next five years and beyond. The Kenya Kwanza Alliance presents a detailed and sophisticated roadmap to make that change.
The Nation Media Group has announced that they have suspended live election coverage in order to reallocate staff to count Forms 34B. NMG claimed in a statement that in addition to reallocating resources to count Forms 34B, they were also required to double-check the information that was made public on Friday.
His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived at Kakamega State Lodge in Kakamega County for a series of public engagements including issuance of Charters to eight universities, half of them public and the rest being private institutions. Kaimosi Friends University (Vihiga County), Alupe University (Busia County), Tom Mboya University (Homa Bay County), and Tharaka University (Tharaka Nithi County) are the public universities that will receive Charters today.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Returning Officers began announcing the results of the Parliamentary elections across the country. Jubilee is among political parties that fielded candidates in various constituencies, in a bid to clinch the majority seats in the National Assembly. Voters in Lamu East constituency have for the first time in history elected a woman MP in the just concluded elections.
Tuesday saw the flotation of the recently constructed MV Uhuru II ship and the commissioning of the Kisumu Shipyard by President Uhuru Kenyatta. In Kisumu, President Kenyatta said that the shipyard will be able to construct, renovate, modify, and repair ships in addition to offering nautical services in the Lake Victoria area. The President applauded the accomplishment and predicted that it would eventually draw direct investments from both domestic and foreign sources, spurring further expansion of the economy
Garissa Township Member of National Assembly and Former National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has been re-elected. The UDA candidate beat his closest rival from Orange Democratic Movement. Photo courtesy Duale garnered 9,905 votes beating Orange Democratic Movement party's candidate Nasir Dolal who came a distance second with 5,972 votes to clinch the Garissa Township seat.
Rodgers Kipembe Mpuru, the party's secretary general, has spoken on Azimio and the elections. The well-known Meru county politician claims on Twitter that Azimio la Umoja made crucial errors that could have cost them the presidency. In case things get more complicated on the Azimio side, he assures the public that he is prepared to inform them of these errors.
William Ruto has sent a special message to all Kenyans. Kenya's William Ruto urged Kenyans to vote for Kenya's Kwanza government. William Ruto sent a message to Kenyans, revealing the following about what his government will do to Kenyans: 1. There will be no more fuliza.
Deputy President William Ruto has spoken out after casting his vote at Sugoi early Tuesday Morning informing his stand on the outcome of the results. DP Ruto has informed that he is very happy to be part of those that have voted and that he is full of confidence that he is going to win this time, even though being his first time running for the Presidency of this country.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has once again revived the debate on Mutumba clothes. According to him, it's clear the Mutumba clothes are not things to be worn by any right thinking human being. It's evident Raila Odinga at some point termed Mutumba, a cloth of the dead people.
The deputy president and Aspiring president under UDA ticket has this morning cast his vote at Kosachei Primary polling station near his Sugoi home. He was among the first peopleto vote here and he attributed this to the commitment that he made to his people during his numerous a trails.
Following the Covid-19 pandemic's repercussions, Kenya has received a staggering sh 118 million to fund its recovery initiatives. The money was given today by the Russian government and is intended to aid in the nation's reconstruction and restoration of its former glory, particularly in the failing health sector.
New Kenyan Political Party National Ordinary People Empowerment (NOPEU) Party under its Secretary General Rodgers Kimpembe has announced that the party will carry out mass registration of members to the party through an official statement. Members of the public complained last month of some parties who registered some members to their parties without an notice.