Possible reason why Hellen Obado, wife to Migori governor Okoth Obado is refusing to vie on her husband's PDP party has now come out. Mrs Obado is seeking the Migori Woman Representative seat in the approaching elections, but has shunned PDP to vie as an independent.
Caren*, from Kibra constituency's Katwekera district, has been in mental torment since her husband married a second wife, whom he felt would bear him a baby boy. We met her at the Polycom Development Project (PDP) in Kibra's Olympic neighborhood. She was in the middle of a group therapy session for women and girls who had been victims of gender-based abuse.
DP Ruto is one of the front-runners for the presidential elections in August, and as a result, he is looking for help to shore up his political base ahead of the bruising elections. The Star reports that DP Ruto will travel to the Gusii region next week to meet with regional leaders and receive an economic blueprint.
Raila and Ruto are locked in a two-horse race to succeed President Uhuru as the general election for 2022 approaches. Before the August elections, Governor Okoth Obado of Migori has made his political intentions clear. Despite the fact that elections are approaching, the governor, who used to be a close ally of the Deputy president, appears to be taking a different approach.
Migori Governor Zachary Okoth Obado has been on the Spotlight for the last three years after ditching the ODM party and due to his on going case where he has been linked with the murder of Sharon Otieno.After partying ways with ODM party Leader Raila Odinga, Obado has severally been spotted with the deputy president William Ruto.He has welcomed Ruto in Migori county more than two times where he drummed up support for him.
Migori senate aspirant Ochillo Ayacko has been dealt by a major blow after sitting governor Okoth Obado opted to support DAP Kenya's John Dache Pesa.Pesa is the former member of parliamentary for Migori before it was split to both Suna East and West. Okoth Obado was first elected on a PDP ticket in 2013 but went on to retain the seat on an ODM ticket in 2017.He however went back to ODM after frequent fights with ODM party leadership.Many thought that Obado would front a candidate on his PDP party, but instead opted to support another candidate.His party PDP has not fielded any candidate.
Migori governor Okoth Obado is associated with the People's Democratic Party (PDP).He has taken a back seat,sort of in the 2022 politics even though he was being touted to run for Uriri constituency seat.Most of his allies have however shunned the PDP outfit and instead sought for elective office on other parties.That,including his own wife.
NIGERIA: PDP Disqualify The Two Presidential Aspirants; Atiku, Seraki, Wike Daily Post Nigeria On Friday, April 29, 2022, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of Nigeria dismissed two of its 17 presidential candidates. The party will punish the two hopefuls 40 million Naira apiece for paying for the expression of interest and nomination papers.
As a result, the Governor of Migori was honored. Okoth Obado has a clear direction ahead of the August election. As the election approached, the governor, who had been very close to the Deputy President, appeared to be choosing another political approach. The ODM governor made it clear in his speech on local radio that his new party, the People's Democratic Party (PDP), would no longer work with the United Democratic Alliance Party of Deputy President William Ruto (UDA).
Caren* from Katwekera area in Kibra constituency has been going through mental anguish after her husband married a second wife – who he believed would bear him a baby boy. We met her at the Polycom Development Project (PDP) in Kibra's Olympic neighborhood. She was in the middle of a group therapy session for women and girls who had been victims of gender-based abuse.
PDP Disqualifies Two Aspirants. Photo: Daily Post Nigeria. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of the republic of Nigeria, on Friday 29th April 2022, disqualified the two of its 17 presidential aspirants. Following their disqualification, the two aspirants would each receive a fine 40 million Naira from the party for the amount they paid for the expression of interest and nomination forms.
Things have taken an intriguing turn in Migori County, after the county's First Lady Hellen Obado's revelation regarding her political ambitions. Confirming her interest in the position of county woman representative, Obado announced Friday that she is running. Her husband's People's Democratic Party will not be her primary election vehicle, however, in an intriguing turn of events (PDP).
Migori county Governor Okoth Obado has for another time caused mixed reactions following his statement against the ODM party in Migori. While addressing hundreds of mourners who gathered at a burial event in Uriri constituency, migori county, the controversial Governor said his PDP Party is well prepared to face ODM in various elective seats in the region come August 9 general elections.
Dp Ruto is a man on a mission and he is determined to clinch the Presidency. At first his party clearly stated that it was not willing to go into coalition with other parties. Kenyan politics are region and tribal based, and this made the DP to bow to pressure and accepted both ANC and Ford Kenya to join him.
2022 august general election is just barely four months from now and political leaders who are eying elective seats are busy traversing the country in a bid to woo more supporters to their camps. Omingo Magara, a former Member of Parliament from South Mugirango, has dropped his governorship ambition for Kisii County and will instead run for the Senate position.
As the date for the upcoming general election fast approaches, two grand coalitions are taking shape. One led by ODM Leader Raila Odinga (Azimio) and another one led by the deputy president William Ruto (Kenya Kwanza). Of the two powerful Coalitions, Azimio la Umoja has the largest following in terms of parties.
Omingo Magara, a former Member of Parliament from South Mugirango, has dropped his governorship ambition for Kisii County and will instead run for the Senate position. The former congressman, who switched from the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) to Jubilee, said he decided after consulting his family, friends, and supporters.
Several politicians in Kisii county who were close allies to Ruto have defected the United Democratic Alliance Party (UDA) to join Azimio La Umoja. According to them, they have always find it difficult in popularizing themselves in Kisii county under Ruto's party as it is considered that Kisii is one of Raila's home ground.
On January 23, 2022, deputy president William Ruto got a huge boost after the ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi and his Ford Kenya counterpart Moses Wetang'ula announced their willingness to partner with him ahead of August 9, elections. The two were backed by their parties to join Ruto's camp.
Magara made the pronouncement during a meeting with grassroots leaders from Kisii town. The former MP noted that he resigned over the lack of democracy in UDA and had opted to go back to the People Democratic Party (PDP) led by Migori Governor Okoth Obado. He had earlier indicated that he was considering changing political allegiance over what he termed as being undermined by his colleagues.