Jimmy Wanjigi who is eyeing to take on Orange Democratic Movement, ODM party leader Raila Odinga during ODM presidential nomination was today caught red handed lying to a handful of people during a rally. In a video posted on his Twitter handle, Wanjigi was caught bragging that he was among the leading people who took Raila Odinga at Uhuru Park in 2018 and made him take an oath as the People's President.
It's worth mentioning that Musalia Mudavadi would have his political career bloom under ODM Leader Raila Odinga's reign. When ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi was going through political cold after losing to Moses Akaranga in 2002, Mr Odinga offered him a helping hand. In 2007, yet again, Raila's ODM rescued Musalia Mudavadi from political cold and this was followed by Raila choosing Mudavadi as his running mate while at Kasarani.
Deputy President Dr William Ruto addressing members of the press conference. (Photo courtesy). Kenyans have mocked the Deputy President Dr William Ruto, after claiming that his opponents are ganging up against him in order to block him from winning presidency next year. Speaking in Mombasa during his campaign rally as quoted by TV47, Ruto claimed that the opposition team led by the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga, One Kenya Alliance and President Uhuru Kenyatta have ganged up in order to block him from winning the top seat next year.
Kirinyaga governor, Ann Waiguru, stormed media houses and social media revealing the most popular presidential candidate in Mt. Kenya region. Many presidential candidates including Ruto, Raila and OKA principals are considered to be the main horses in the much anticipated 2022 election. According to Waiguru, William Samoei Ruto is the most popular and most loved presidential candidate in Mt.
Kenyans are eagerly waiting to see who will finally get a chance to succeed the retiring incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta. Many have termed it as a two horse race between Deputy President Dr William Samoei Arap Ruto and the Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amolo Odinga. Not forgetting that the One Kenya Alliance leaders have also shown their interests in the country's top seat.
2022 general elections are getting heated and there is no going back. DP William Ruto and Hon. Raila Odinga have decided to campaign ahead of 2022. OKA Leaders are among those in the race but they are rarely seen. Kalonzo Musyoka suffered defeat during recent by-elections and DP Ruto's close ally Oscar Sudi advised him to join DP William Ruto or Raila.
Professor Makau Mutua is one of the highly respected lawyer in the country and across the boarders. He has been playing an important role in the Kenyan law society and once was involved in the race of the top seat of judiciary but his efforts was fruitless. Currently, Mutua is the vice president of the American Society of International Law and also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and also a lecturer at university of Buffalo school of law in USA.
Raila Odinga is currently the conversation we have as a country. For the last three years William Ruto has been the only one campaigning. This made him famous across the country. Raila has come back stronger than most people expected. He is using tactics which are giving Ruto a run for his money.
Campaigns for the next general election have intensified all over the country. Presidential contenders are busy popularizing their bids all over the country. The leaders have been holding mega rallies and meeting various delegations for consultative discussions. Today ODM presidential hopeful Jimmy Wanjingi said that the party will form the next government.
One Kenya Alliance principal Kalonzo Musyoka has been very keen on succeeding president Uhuru Kenyatta. Kalozo has stated categorically not once nor twice that he won't support any politician ahead of next year general election. Kalonzo hope to use the One Kenya umbrella to statehouse. However the former vice president has today received a huge blow as Machakos county boss ￼Alfred Mutual turned his back on him.
One Kenya Alliance(OKA) has been warned after the claims on what they are planning to do in Raila camp ahead of next General Elections. According to the Star, OKA has no plans to be on the ballot and their main mission is to stop ODM party leader Raila Odinga from entering the Statehouse come 2022.
The deputy president Allies has attacked the One Kenya Alliance Principals as they ask the leaders to either back up Raila Amollo Odinga or the deputy president William Samoei Ruto. The deputy president allies leaked that the the list of two leaders to watch over the 2022 polls is the former prime minister Raila Odinga and the deputy president William Ruto as they added that the 2022 presidential race is between the duo and the rest are just flower girls who can' t win the upcoming election.
Professor Makau Mutua has created a controversial topic in his twitter handle which has brought different feelings from people. He claimed that he does not think that any of OKA members will find their way to the state house nor son of Sugoi, by which he meant DP Ruto, come 2022 elections.
Bungoma residents are asking Ford Kenya party leader and Bungoma senator Moses Wetang’ula to seek One Kenya Alliance (OKA) presidential endorsement saying that he has a vast experience in leadership and should also be given a chance. Led by Phillip Wekesa an activist for citizen for governance noted that Wetang’ula who one time served as Foreign affair minister from 2008-2010, minister for trade 2012-2013 and now the Ford Kenya party boss is an experienced leader who should concentrate on national politics.
Photo: Raila Odinga with Makau Mutua in a Past event. (Image credit/ The Standard) USA based Kenyan scholar and a lawyer— Makau Mutua has once again speculated who president Kenyatta's successor will be. The lawyer has been a staunch supporter of Raila Odinga since 2013, and on several occasions hasn't shied away from revealing it to the public.
The temperatures are too high the fearless Kapseret MP Oscar Sudi finally claims that there are only two horses to take the presidential seat. Speaking in Kericho Friday October 15, he claimed that Raila Odinga and William Ruto are the major key politicians who will take the presidential seat.
According to Oscar Sudi there is no Chance for OKA principals winning against William Ruto or Raila Odinga. Seems like President Uhuru Kenyatta have been pushing for the unity of OKA team and Raila but all of them denies the claim. One Kenya Alliance (OKA) leaders field that they have their own presidential candidate come 2022.
2022 general election has greatly gained more momentum,as many aspirants are transversing across the country drumming for more support to their camps. Deputy Ruto and former prime minister Raila Odinga have been at loggerheads battling for their last breathe to succeed his Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta. Apparently professor Makau Mutua has again delivered a shocker message to One Kenya Alliance (OKA) alliance principals and Deputy Ruto's camp alleging they won't make it to be the fifth president's.
Kapseret member of parliament, has encouraged the leaders of the One Kenya Alliance (OKA) to join the camp of Deputy President William Ruto or former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.Kalonzo Musyoka (Wiper Democratic Movement), Musalia Mudavadi (Amani National Congress), Gideon Moi (KANU), and Moses Wetangula (OKA) are the members of OKA (Ford Kenya).
The 2022 race have attracted many key political bigwigs who are warming up to receive the baton from Kenyatta. The race seems to be very tight between the two horses, Odinga and Deputy Ruto. The two appear to be the frontrunners in the forthcoming race as they roaming the country selling thier political agendas.