Even after yesterday's landmark ruling by the 5 judges of the High Court that ruled the BBI amendment bill unconstitutional, a great rift caused by the bill remains visible within the ODM party fraternity.The document had caused havoc within the party following different views by the party's leaders,and has now resulted into sharp divisions that has seen legislators from Siaya County divided into two factions comparable to Jubilee's Tangatanga and the Kieleweke.
The political differences between ODM leader Raila Odinga and Siaya Senator James Orengo together with his national assembly counterpart Otiende Amollo over the BBI constitutional amendment bill have been settled.The three leaders were brought together by Kakamega Governor H.E Wycliffe Oparanya who is said to have spent sleepless nights engaging both sides to compromise on their hardline stances.Oparanya's efforts bore fruits when the ODM leader invited the two leaders to his residence at Karen today for the truce.
It is not a secret that there is trouble inside the Orange Democratic movement (ODM) party paradise as two camps have openly come forward, one camp is led by Siaya senator James Orengo, Rarieda constituency member of parliament Otiende Amollo among other politicians.On the other hand, Junet Mohamed, John Mbadi and Opiyo Wandayi seem to be pulling in the opposite direction.
What is happening in the country currently has left everyone staggering not knowing who to listen or follow.The Judiciary has ones again proved to President Uhuru Kenyatta that nobody is above the law.The 2022 presidential race is a nightmare in Raila's camp as he faces stiff competition.
As the cold war within the Orange Democratic Movement party Intensifies, Ugunja constituency member of Parliament Hon Opiyo Wandayi has today revealed the root of the problem and stated why.According to him, party members doubting and questioning Raila Odinga's political moves has been the main cause of the wrangles within the party.
The fallout between the former prime minister Raila Amolo Odinga and the Senior Counsel and senator James Orengo seems not to be ending soon if the alleged reason for the same is anything to go by.Speculation has it that the recent political differences between the two are as a result of Orengo's ambition to run for Siaya county gubernatorial seat in the coming general election, which according to the sources , is against Raila's wish.
The Member of Parliament for Ugunja Hon.Opiyo Wandayi has left people talking after asking the Siaya senator James Orengo to vote for the BBI bill when time for voting in the Senate will come.This is after senator Orengo has expressed his reservations on the bill currently the way it is since he has urged the house to make some amendments before it proceeds to the referendum.
Today ODM MP Opiyo Wandayi has dared Senate minority Leader Senior Counsel James Orengo to vote against the Building Bridges initiative And Face the consequences He argues that the most important thing for them And people of Nyanza is to support Former Prime minister Raila Odinga and No one else.
ODM MPs have dared Siaya Senator James Orengo to turn against party leader Raila Odinga and face the consequences.Orengo questioned the authenticity of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) bill and creation of 70 new constituencies.Speaking at a press conference on Saturday, May 8, Ugunja MP Opiyo Wandayi challenged Orengo to vote against the BBI bill at the Senate.
The Member of Parliament for Ugunja Hon.Opiyo Wandayi has left numerous individuals stunned subsequent to asking the Senator James Orengo to dare vote against the BBI charge the Senate will cast a ballot.This is after congressperson Orengo punched holes in the bill at present for what it's worth.
The Siaya senator James Orengo has broken silence on the ongoing wangles withing the orange house.This is after Orengo was spotted saying that he can not be politically intimidated on the floor of the Senate.There has been pressure coming from different members of the opposition party ODM asking the senator not to try and oppose the BBI bill.
It is not a secret anymore that the building Bridges Initiative Bill is dividing ODM party.Few days back, Siaya senator James Orengo, and Rarieda Member of Parliament Otiende Amollo came out to oppose the bill saying that, it should be amended before it reaches the reaches the referendum stage.
Ugunja Member of Parliament, Honourable Opiyo Wandayi, has anticipated what will happen to the Siaya Senator James Aggrey Bob Orengo.Rumours are that Senator Orengo is on a Political mission to Defect from the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party and Join DP Ruto's Political Camp.
There are no two ways about the Constitutional (Amendment) Bill, 2020, when it lands in the Senate for voting next week, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Senators have been told.The push for constitutional changes is co-led by ODM leader Raila Odinga, a section of whose allies, led by Siaya Senator James Orengo, want the bill amended.
James Orengo (L) and William Ruto (R).Siaya County senator James Orengo has been taking on DP William Ruto and his TangaTanga group for a very long period of time.He has been dropping bombshells in their camp but at the moment, things have changed.
Ugunja Member of Parliament, Honourable Opiyo Wandayi, has finally revealed why they will not allow Senator James Aggrey Orengo and the Rarieda Member of Parliament, Otiende Amollo to disrupt and divide the ODM Political Camp.He went insisting that Raila Odinga is the final answer within their Political Camp, and they have no choice but follow the directions.
Led by Opiyo Wandayi, ODM Senators who are expected to cast their votes this week have been issued a stun warning.Informing them not to try and go against the party by voting against the BBI document.They say this is tantamount to disrespecting the party and its leadership who are in support of the proposals.
Ungunja constituency member of parliament Jame Opiyo Wandayi appeared to take a swipe at his compatriot James Orengo by stating that ODD members have no option but adhere to the directive issued by the party leader Raila Odinga.Wandayi, who was adressing the media in Siaya county said that his county and the entire Nyanza region is satisfied by the benefits that the Building Bridges Initiative bill is bringing to them.
Orange Democratic Movement MP Opiyo Wandayi from Ugunja Constituency alongside his counterpart from Bondo Gideon Ochanda yesterday warned the Senate's minority leader James Orengo against opposing the BBI bill once the house takes their vote this week.The duo claimed that the ODM party was in line with the bill and every member of the party must vote according to what the party's leadership and more so the party leader Raila Odinga had advised.
What hasn't James Orengo seen in life?That was an early tweet from Hon Caleb kositany.He added BBI con game is coming to an end soon and said that when that happens tears will flow.During the campaign MP Opiyo Wandayi the warned the minority leader senate James Orengo and said; "Just try and vote NO for the BBI Bill in senate, you will face the music."