Laikipia governor Nderitu Muriithi and Peter Munya are some of the leaders who are at the forefront campaigning for Raila Odinga in the Mt Kenya region. However it's clear they are facing difficulties given the region seems to have embraced DP Ruto as opposed to this leaders who are backing Odinga.
Laikipia governor Nderitu Muriithi and a host of other governors today met the deputy president William Ruto at his Karen office. A lot of things was discussed and they vowed to move on together discharging the mandate of their offices despite political differences. Here is a video link: https://youtu.be/xaKMaYLwBX4
Laikipia County Governor Nderitu Muriithi has declared that ODM Party leader Raila Odinga is indeed blessed after a heavy downpour shortly after his arrival. Speaking during Raila's Azimio La Umoja Nyeri County edition, the outspoken governor claimed that Kikuyu Culture dictates that if it rains shortly after a visitor comes, then the visitor is a blessing to the hosts.
Deputy President Wiliam Ruto has today told Kenyans that he will continue to cooperate with President Uhuru Kenyatta in his quest to deliver the big 4 agenda and other development projects to the nation, even as 2022 politics continues to gather momentum. Speaking minutes after meeting with several Governors such as Martin Nyaga Wambora, Governor Nderitu Muriithi, Governor Anne Mumbi Waiguru and Kimemia among many others, the second in command has reported that it's now them for Kenyans to receive what they were promised in 2017.
William Ruto at a past event in Narok county ( photo courtesy: google) Deputy president William Ruto hosted governors and senior government officials at his official residence in Karen for consultative meeting. The consultative meeting was the 15th ordinary session of the inter- governmental budget and economic council.
The Speaker of Nyeri County Assembly Honorable John Kaguchia has named one Governor of the Mt. Kenya region who is deceiving the party leader of the Orange Democratic Movement Honorable Raila Amolo Odinga for his self political gain. Speaking during a morning show with Citizen TV this Monday morning, The Nyeri lawmaker disclosed that the Laikipia Governor Honorable Nderitu Muriithi is not talking on behalf of his people because he is very unpopular on the ground.
What Gov Nderitu Muriithi Told DP Ruto Over His Leadership, As He Promised To Do The Following (VIDE
They say nothing happens in Politics out of mere Coincidence, and anything taking place in the field of Politics it is always well arranged to achieve a Certain Political Objective. Laikipia County Governor Honourable Nderitu Muriithi has congratulated Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Ruto over his leadership. Muriithi Confidently said that Ruto has fought in ensuring the leadership of this Country remains firm.
Today has actually been a good day to Deputy President William Ruto. Definitely, he has not been seeing good days like today and for that reason, he must be very happy and praying that he lives to see more of other days like today. That is because the DP was joined in his camp by a very prominent person known as Nelson Havi.
After a string of failed presidential bids dating back to 1997, 2022 may be the best chance for ODM leader Raila Odinga to eventually win the presidency. In a State House campaign that is shaping out to be a duel between Raila and Deputy President William Ruto, Raila appears to have an advantage over his despised opponent.
At some points, Deputy President William Ruto has been calling himself the spectator. He has not been associating himself with many things concerning the government. Instead, he has been claiming that Raila Odinga is the one in government and should be blamed for all the failures in the Jubilee administration.
Kipchumba Murkomen's Elgeyo Marakwet county governor Alex Tolgos is among the powerful personalities attending Raila Odinga's top event in Nyeri. This comes as boost to Raila Odinga since Rift Valley region is perceived to be deputy president William Ruto's backyard as well as political foundation. It is not yet clear if the governor will be fully endorsing Raila Odinga for the presidency at a time when his own senator Kipchumba Murkomen is supporting deputy president William Ruto's presidency.
Today the ODM party leader Raila Amollo Odinga toured Nyandarua County just two days after returning from Dubai.Raila was received like a King as large number of his supporters turned out to welcome him.He held various stopovers in Engineer, Ol Kalou, Haraka town, Njabini and Miharati town.
Laikipia County Governor Nderitu Muriithi has praised Deputy President William Ruto for his leadership on IBEC which is a body that brings together County governments and the national government. The governor spoke when he attended an event chaired by the deputy president at his official Karen residence. According to the governor, members of the press and political commentators thronged the residence because they expected a heated debate between the deputy president and the governors.“The only thing I can do is to congratulate you on your leadership of the council in ensuring we move forward together.” said the leader.
Dramatic Scenes in Nyandarua as Raila is Airlifted in Middle of The Highway After Competing His Tour
The former Prime Minister Raila Odinga was on Saturday airlifted by his helicopter in the middle of an highway after completing his tour in Nyandarua County. It is still not yet clear why the incident happened, as his motorcade was stopped mid way, and he entered the helicopter which took off immediately before the vehicles proceeded with their journey.
The 2022 race is heating up with only nine months left before the final day which will be on August 9th.ODM leader Raila Amollo Odinga has not yet declared if he will vie for the presidential seat but has been helding campaigns in various places.Speaking to his supporters in Nairobi last week Odinga revealed that on 9th December is the day he will declare his bid and give them the right direction on which way to go.
A section of leaders from Mount Kenya Region have stated that the region must produce a deputy president in 2022 since they did not have a presidential candidate despite some of their sons (Jimmy Wanjigi, Justin Muturi, Governor Mwangi Wa Iria among others) announcing their presidential bids.
For a while now, Jubilee's Vice Chairman David Murathe has maintained a low key life in the political space, although insiders have revealed that he is working behind the scenes to deliver Mount Kenya Region to Raila. Murathe few months ago urged Kenyans to brace for a Raila presidency, and it was reported that he was among the masterminds behind Raila's massive tours across the Mt Kenya Region.
Political leaders supporting the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga's presidential bid from Mount Kenya Region have been lobbying for his running mate position. A number of leaders including governors, Cabinet Ministers and former MPs have positioned themselves as Raila's best bet for the deputy post, but according to the Mount Kenya Youth Caucus, the leaders eyeing the position must hold talks and settle o one of them through a consensus.
The former prime minister Raila Odinga has been out of the country for official duties. He attended various meetings at United Arabs Emirates. He represented Africa as it's Africa Union representative on infrastructure. Today the former prime minister has landed in Nyandarua county for a series of political engagements.
MT KENYA BOSSES: ODM leader Raila Odinga with Governors James Nyoro (Kiambu), Lee Kinyanjui (Nakuru), Nderitu Muriithi (Laikipia) and Francis Kimemia (Nyandarua) in Nanyuki on September 27. Mount Kenya governors allied with President Uhuru Kenyatta have accused Deputy President William Ruto of campaigns of abuse and defamation against them.