Kisii Senator Sam Ongeri has told Deputy President William Ruto's Kenya Kwanza Alliance, that they should not celebrate the 'small winnings,' reported in Nyanza Region, and more so in both Kisii and Nyamira Counties. According to Ongeri, the small popularity that the alliance had gained has been attributed to ODM and Azimio's Camp move to first focus on nominations, and that they will be hitting the round next week to undo the KKA's perceived gains.
For some time, the Member of Parliament representing residents of Dagorreti North Constituency honourable Simba Arati and Deputy Governor Joash Maangi have dominated Kisii top seat succession discussions. Kisii Senator and former cabinet secretary for Education during Kibaki's era Sam Ongeri has not been hitting the headlines.
During the International Women's Day, the Kenyan Senate has spent a significant amount of time in a session to acknowledge the role of women in the society. Kisii county Senator Sam Ongeri has moved the house as he gave his speech on the special day. He mentioned about his daughter who was among the engineers that provided technical know how on power transmission by KETRACO.
Aspirants for the Kisii County gubernatorial seat, are in talks to agree on how to conduct their campaigns peacefully.Those affiliated to the ODM party who include Prof Sam Ongeri,Joash Maangi and Simba Arati have agreed to work on a new winning formular to avoid defeat from other parties.
Two Professors from Kisii County have defected from the ODM Party to the little known DAP party.Profesors Sam Ongeri who was received by the party Chsirman Wafula Wamunyinyi, said that he will use the party's ticket to run the Kisii County Gubernatorial seat. "Iam coming as a man of development,peace and to bring unity.
Kisii Senator Prof Sam Ongeri is likely to drop his ambitions of vying the Kisii County's gubernstorial seat in this year.He alleged that governor Ongwae was out to support his opponents for unknown reasons. photo:Sam Ongeri. Speaking at Kisii town Ongeri's supporters revealed that they had sensed that he was being sidelined by the ODM party officials who were trying to short change him withJoaah Maangi or Chris Obure during the party's nomiations.
Deputy President William Ruto's 2010 ordeal at the hands of Raila Odinga has once again resurfaced in London where Raila is currently being interviewed at the historic Chatham House. One of the interviewers challenged the former prime minister to address the deep-seated corruption menace in Kenya's government and one of the strategies he may put into use in case he succeeds president kenyatta come August.
General elections will be done on 9th August this year. Kenyans are already preparing with those aspiring for different seats starting early campaigns. In Kisii County, various prominent politicians have shown interest in the governorship race in a bid to succeed the current governor James Ongwae. Senator Sam Ongeri confirmed a long time ago that he will be on the ballot to contest for the gubernatorial seat.
Residents of Kisii county have decried the bad relationship between the elders and the youth.Led by Johnson Bonuke,they appealed to the traditional and church eldrs to intervene and unite the community. 'If we go on like this,there will be no respect among our people. 'He said photo:Mr.Matundura Araka and Angwenyi Bosire,Abagusii Council of Elders officials.
The stakes are so high in the strongholds of Deputy President William Ruto and Azimio la Umoja flagbearer Raila Odinga that the elimination process is a life or death situation. The fierce fight for party tickets predicted in next month's primaries has prompted some seasoned politicians to devise survival strategies against ingeniously formidable opponents.
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The residents of Kisii county have been cautioned against politicians with double standards.Addresding more than 600 youths in Kisii town,area political activist Mr.Enn Moiruruki,said that his group will stand with politicians who demonstrate unswayable principles "We are tired of poitical cheats who champion their interest at the expense of voters,'said Moirurukiphoto:Residents.
Kisii Senator Prof. Sam Ongeri ( Photo Courtesy) There is a growing feeling that Kisii Senator Prof. Sam Ongeri could be on his way out of the Orange Democratic Movement party even as the clock ticks towards the August 9 poll. Prof. Ongeri who is eyeing the Kisii Governor seat if facing stiff competition for the ODM party ticket with Dagoretti North MP Simba Arati seen as the hot favorite to fly the orange party flag.
Newly formed Democratic African Party of Kenya (DAP) has continued to attract many aspiring politicians. At first, only leaders from Western Kenya enrolled but as things stand, even leaders from different regions have started joining more so after DAP joined Azimio la Umoja The latest politician to join DAP is political veteran Sam Ongeri who doubles as the Senator of Kisii County.
DAP Kenya is today playing host to the ODM Senator Sam Ongeri who Ditched Raila for Wamalwa's party. The event happening at a time when the nation is on a serious campaign mood ahead of the August polls which is expected to be a two horse race between Raila and Ruto.
Senator Raila from the ODM 'abandons' Raila in his hour of need. Senator Sam Ongeri of Kisii county has reportedly defected from Raila Odinga's ODM party. According to sources, Ongeri, who was elected on an ODM ticket in 2017, has defected to one of Azimio la Umoja's groups, the DAP-K, led by MP Wamunyinyi and Defense CS Eugene Wamalwa.
Kisii senator Professor Sam Ongeri left ODM to DAP-Kenya in the morning of March 14. In what is termed as a clash of heavyweights in the Gusii region, almost all the gubernatorial candidates have now taken a stand on what party they wish vie on. Last week, Kisii deputy governor also shifted his allegiance from ODM to UDA.
Residents of Nyaribari Masaba Constituency in Kisii county, have detected early foul play in thev ODM Party nomination during this year's National elections.Led by David Mokamba they revelealed that they had learned of a plot to rigged Prof Ongeri out in favour of DG Joash Maangi for the Kisii County gubernatorial seat.photo:Prof.Ongeri.
Kisii Senator Sam Ongeri and former Senator Chris Obure stepped up their campaigns on Wednesday after receiving support from two groups. Over 200 delegates from Bomachoge Chache and Bomachoge Borabu resolved to support Ongeri's governorship bid, while Kisii town businessmen supported Obure's governorship bid. Even though the campaigns have not yet officially begun, aspirants have begun holding town hall meetings in order to replace Governor James Ongwae, who has served his two mandatory terms.
Follow the unexpected passing away of Pwani university female student, friends, family and the entire fraternity and in deep mourning. Kemuma Ongeri Davin ,the late ,was a fourth year student at Pwani university main campus . She was pursuing a course in Bachelor of Science Geography and she was a brilliant hardworking lady.
Kisii Senator Prof. Sam Ongeri has proclaimed his advantage on the Kisii Governor seat in the following General Elections. Ongeri said that he will reveal his desire to change the County whenever chose Governor. Talking during a gathering with ODM delegates from the district, the Senator promised to saddle assets benefited under Devolution, Lake Basin Economic Bloc and improvement accomplices in abundance creation for the province.