Kisumu Senator Fred Outa who has opted not to defend his seat ( Photo Courtesy) He opted not to defend his senator position in order to challenge Kisumu Governor Prof Anyang' Nyong'o come the August 9 general election. However, there is a likelihood that he will not even make it to the ballot.
Kisumu County Governor Professor Anyang' Nyong'o. (Photo courtesy). Professor Anyang' Nyong'o was elected as the governor of the Lakeside City of Kisumu in the 2017 general elections. This was after serving as a senator for a term. He will now be seeking re-election in the forthcoming general polls as he already has a nomination certificate which was handed to him by the ODM Party.
Ahead of the AfriCities Summit set to be held next week in Kisumu County, Governor Peter Anyang' Nyong'o has now been forced to come out clear on the earlier statement made on date 4th of May 2022 about planned relocation of schools located within the City Centre.
Constitutional lawyer and political commentator Ambrose Weda who is among the many luminaries produced by the prestigious Kisumu Boy's High School that is currently under the mercy of County authorities has dared governor Anyang Nyong'o to make real his threats. Weda, an accomplished lawyer par excellence has objected the planned shift of the school to some expensive land in the Kibos sugar belt area.
Despite featuring repeatedly among the best performing governors in Kenya, Prof. Peter Anyang Nyon'go has the humility to thank the residents of Kisumu for unanimously endorsing his candidature to run for a second term. Peter Anyang Nyon'go is a world-renowned academic. Typical of the protocol-oriented academic from Seme, Nyon'go wrote a statement Tuesday morning thanking the people of Kisumu and promising to build on the achievements posted so far.
The Kisumu county is holding the ODM party primaries today and the voting process started very early in the morning. The Gubernatorial race between Hon. Ken Obura and the current Governor Hon. Anyang' Nyong'o is giving the ODM party team sleepless nights after the supporters of Ken Obura staged Demonstrations in Kisumu, after they realized that Obura's name was missing on the ballot and Hon.
Kisumu County Governor Professor Anyang Nyong'o has released a statement on the said relocation of schools sitting at Kisumu's Central Business District. There was a public uproar last week when it was reported that he was planning to move Kisumu Boys High School and Kisumu Girls High School to create space for businesses that are of economic importance.
Kisumu Boys and Kisumu Girls' are some of the renown academic giant schools in Nyanza region and Kisumu County in particular. However, these national schools are currently facing allegations that there location in Kisumu CBD is of no economic value. These allegations have been backed up and fostered by the Kisumu county governor, Prof Anyang Nyong'o who said that, the current location of the two institutions did not align with the plan to make the lakeside city a commercial hub, therefore, should be relocated.
"I Was Misquoted" Governor Nyong'o Speaks On Relocation Of Kisumu Boys And Kisumu Girls From The CBD
Kisumu county governor Professor Peter Anyang' Nyong'o, has broken silence after being blasted over his plans to relocate two giants schools, The Kisumu boys and Kisumu girls from the Central business district. The governor stated that he was misquoted by the local dailies which reported that a decision had been made that the schools must be relocated to Kibos.
Education stakeholders from Kisumu county have come out breathing fire over Kisumu Governor Prof Anyang Nyong'o's attempts to relocate Kisumu boys and Girls from CBD. The two iconic schools that have stood in the Town center occupying a vast piece of land that Anyang sees as a loss of revenue, have produced great men and women over the past years.
Kisumu governor Anyang Nyongo has made it clear he was on his way to demolish Kisumu boys school for according to him, the school adds no value being in the city vicinity. The governor is clear a city must be an economic hub and not a place to establish schools.
Kisumu County Governor Peter Anyang'Nyong'o have taken his issue with Kisumu Boys geographical location to another level as he now made it clear that the century old school must now be removed from the City centre. While addressing media journalists in Nairobi County upon giving his updates on the upcoming 9th Edition of AfriCities Summit set to take place in Kisumu between 17th and 21st May, Ny'ong'o has stood firm on grounds that the school adds no economic value in the City.
Education CS George Magoha has warned against the relocation of Kisumu Boys High School and it´s sister school, Kisumu Girls.The Kisumu County government is mulling over relocating the schools from the city centre to the outskirts of the lakeside city. But Magoha says learners at the twin schools are safe in their current locations.
Kisumu Boys High School and other schools in Kisumu City will be relocated outside of the city center, according to Kisumu Governor Anyang Nyong'o. Prof. Nyong'o claims that despite being located on good land in the middle of the lakefront city, the schools contribute little or no economic benefit.
Professor Anyang' Nyong'o, the governor of Kisumu County, has come out of the woodwork to clarify the plans to relocate schools within the Kisumu CBD. In a statement on his social media pages, the governor blamed a section of journalists for misquoting him.
David Ndii who is economist today replied to his tweeter follower who tweeted that Kibaki was not in his state of mind, he had just had an accident before elections, suffered stroke too, was in & out of hospital. Ndii replied by saying that I was in Kibaki’s house on the morning of his acceptance speech.
The Kisumu governor Ayang Nyongo has announced that Kisumu Boys School which is located at the city of Kisumu must go as it has no value to the county of Kisumu.photo county The has left residents and parents worried has the County boss disclosed what he is planning to the school.
Kisumu County Governor Hon Peter Anyang Nyong'o speaking during a past meeting. Photo courtesy. Kisumu County Governor Prof Peter Anyang Nyong'o, has given out the reason why Kisumu Boys High School must be relocated from the lakeside City, so as to give way for the economic generating projects such as the businesses in the Central Business District (CBD).
All Eyes Set At Raila's Backyard As Divisive Politics Rocks Ahead of Today's And Tomorrow's Big Task
The ODM party is set for party primaries today In Migori county before Kisumu county which is set for tomorrow's poll. The divisive politics hit the region as the Supporters are against gifting the leaders free and direct tickets as they push for they push for their democratic rights to elect their leaders.
The orange democratic movement party is holding it's nominations today in Nyanza region. The exercise waa however marred with unrests in Kisumu. The county is holding the ODM party primaries today and the voting process started very early in the morning. The Gubernatorial race between Hon.