Kanu party has suffered a major blow after a Member of County Assembly, Elijah Kasheusheu aka Ozil split from the party and joined the Ruto-led United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party. Mr Kasheusheu has been a close ally to Gideon Moi. The MCA was welcomed to UDA by Deputy President William Ruto, at his Karen residence accompanied by four Members of Parliament from his country, West Pokot.
Wilson Sossion's leadership in the Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT), where he served as secretary general, had a significant impact on Kenyan education. He has long been a member of the union and has occasionally gotten into issue with their employer, TSC, as a result of his comments and demands.
The Orange Democratic Movement party has started to arrange itself toward the 2022 general election as they seek to take over the presidency from the current regime of Uhuru Kenyatta issuing fresh details to the West Pokot county aspirants ahead of the 2022 polls. In the 2022 presidential election, Raila Odinga of ODM, William Ruto of UDA, Gideon Moi, Mukisa Kituyi, Musalia Mudavadi, and Alfred Mutua will be competing for the top country's seat.
A famous blogger allied to Ruto's TangaTanga wing, G.K Malema, has shared unbelievable photos of a dormitory in one school in Pokot North constituency, west Pokot County. According to Malema, the name of that school is Too Sikirio secondary school. The school seems to lack basic requirements like bed and quality beddings, also the dormitory seems to be incomplete and has urged the area MP to assist the school.
Wilson Sossion was born in 1969 to Domoita from Pokot County, from Tulin clan. They moved from Tarta to Bomet in a early 1970s. He is an Egerton University Graduate. He trained in agriculture. He joined the Kenya National Union of Teachers in 2013 During the strike that paralyzed learning in 2015, a payslip purported to be Sossion’s was circulated online in what was seen as a move to discredit him. According to its content, Sossion gross salary was kes940,000 and whittled down to a net pay kes663,608 after
In Kenya, there are deputy governors who are always making headlines for different reasons while others haven't been heard of since they were sworn in to take office as deputy governors'. Here is a list of three deputy governors who have been a talk of town recently:
West Pokot County Governor Hon Prof John Lonyangapuo on Tuesday evening met a deligation at his home for a high profile meeting on matters of benefit to the people pf West Pokot. (Photo, Courtesy) The County Boss has revealed details of his meeting with the deligation from the North Rift Water Works who paid him an inaugural visit led by the Chairman David Chakwemo.
Trans-nzoia county is found in the former Rift valley province, Kenya. It boarders west Pokot County and Bungoma county. Kitale is the town of Trans-nzoia county. Trans-nzoia county is the leadership of Governor Patrick Khaemba. Trans-nzoia county is a cosmopolitan society. Trans nzoia public service board invites qualified candidates to fill the following positions in the county public service below: Trans nzoia county public service board has announced position of county Attorney/ Chief legal officer (1) post,
A 51 year old woman in Kitoyo village, West Pokot County as brought neighbors to stand still. The neighbours got an alert and found the woman helpless in a pool of blood at her house. Although there are not yet enough investigation to the matter, sources have confirmed that the late Chepotula Chemworan had send her children and grandchildren who were at the compound to go to the shop before she committed suicide.
The political dynamics in the country ahead of the upcoming 2022 General election is continuing to shift significantly with leaders eyeing elective positions taking to the grassroots to mobilize support.
West Pokot County has become the first county assembly to pass the Building Bridges Initiative constitutional amendment Bill barely hours after Busia County assembly does making it the fifth county assembly to do so. According to West Pokot County assembly speaker, all the MCAs in the assembly unanimously passed the bill with no opposition. Governor John Paul Lonyangapuo was present during the proceedings and voting. West Pokot County is considered to be KANUs political backyard as the majority of the county
(photo makutano stadium) One of the promises made by the Jubilee government as part of their elections manifestos in 2013 was infrastructure development which, they said, was to cut across all sectors. One notable promise which the the Uhuru-Ruto duo have been on fire for failing to implement was the pledge to construct and upgrade to international standards thirteen stadiums scattered across the country. Seven years down the road, we do a case study of Makutano Stadium in West Pokot County, one of the stadiums
Today has been a busy day for the second in command, the deputy president visited west Pokot County where the residents welcomed him in heroic manner.He took goodies to West Pokot and and launched various projects. Deputy President rubished the statements of COTU secretary general, Francis Atwoli on the coming general election.
Deputy President William Ruto has earlier today kicked of his weekend itinerary at Sigor village in West Pokot County where he is set to address the residents. The Deputy President has been hosted by the area MP in a fundraiser for the community self help groups in bid to popularise UDA party in the region which for many years is under KANU dominance.
The deputy president Dr. William Ruto has today landed in Mosul, Kapenguria west sub count in west Pokot County where he is expected to launch various development projects, preside over an Harambe fundraiser for the Bodaboda operators in the region. As seen in various photos shared through social media platforms, the second in command has made a Triumphant entry in Pokot where he has been received by a jubilant gathering who both Doned the United Democratic Movement party attires.
The Kapenguria prisons cell which is currently under the national museum after it was officially opened in 1993. It is found in Kapenguria town in West Pokot County. It was a prison where the most influential Kenyan freedom fighters were detained by the colonial government. It was during the struggle for Independence when a state of emergency was declared. The prison has now been preserved by the national museum to be used as the history of the country. It is now frequently rehabilitated in order to preserve
A 51-year-old woman committed suicide in Kitoyo area in West Pokot County under unclear circumstances. The incident left residents in shock after finding the remains of the deceased behind her house lying in a pool of blood. The deceased identified as Ripongura Chepotula Chemworan a mother of 7 is reportedly said to have sent her children to a shopping centre on Wednesday evening and was left home alone.
It was great moment for people in Sigori , west Pokot County as they interacted with the deputy president.The president visited west Pokot County with goodies which so residents welcoming him as a king , chanting hustler slogan. The deputy president surprised students at Paroo secondary where he presented a school bus and inspected various learning activities.
The deputy president of the republic of Kenya William Ruto has started his West Pokot county tour.He inspected learning facilities and presented a school bus to Paroo Secondary School in Sigor. Speaking to the public deputy president William Ruto expressed his gratitude towards the communities that are embracing peace as they abandon retrogressive activities such as cattle rustling and engaging in business and agriculture adding that it was the best way to go.
On Wednesday February 24, the former prime minister held meeting with the leaders from west Pokot County.The leaders were led by Speaker Catherine Mukenyang.