A month after an extensive tour of the region, Deputy President William Ruto is set to visit Marani, Nyaribari Masaba, and Bobasi constituencies in Kisii County tomorrow. Governor James Ongwae, Woman Rep Janet Ongera, Senator Sam Ongeri, and Dagoretti North MP Simba Arati are among Ruto's main political rivals in the region.
Kisii Senator Sam Ongeri announced his candidacy for governor on Friday, claiming he was the best candidate to succeed Governor James Ongwae. Prof. Ongeri, 83, who spoke at his Gesusu home, stated that he has "plenty of experience" as a civil servant, Member of Parliament, and Cabinet minister.
Kisii county Senator Prof Sam Ongeri,has said that he will cling to God in his quest for gubernatorial seat.The senator who spoke at his Gesusus home during a prayer meeting,told off those who called him a pretender. "I believe in God and call upon other politicians to revere him and the church.He reiterated that the church is a holy symbol of the presence God on earth.photo:Senator Ongeri
DP William Ruto during his Kisii County rally in October, 2021/Twitter Deputy President William Ruto will mid this week take his campaigns to Nyanza Region, particularly Kisii County after more than 100 of his supporters ditched United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party for Raila Odinga's Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).
Senator Sam Ongeri of Kisii has launched his candidacy for the Kisii County gubernatorial seat come 2022. The seasoned politician and career medical doctor-pediatrician, who is now 83 years old, said he has committed to devote the rest of his life to improving the well-being of Kisii County citizens.
Agent President William Ruto is mid this week expected to visit Marani in Kisii County days after more than 100 of his principle allies from the district dumped his United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party for the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM). Fourteen days prior, Odinga got north of 100 UDA allies drove by Samuel Omwando who had as of now procured himself a crucial job in Ruto's camp in front of the 2022 General races.
The 2022 General Elections might go down in history as one of the most competitive one in the recent past given how much of a storm it is already kicking in. Picture courtesy. Late President Moi and Kisii County Senator Sam Ongeri. Besides the Presidency of the country which will be at stake, the Gubernatorial Race has become another major seat that many politicians who are both seasoned and new comers are looking for.
Eldoret College Of Professional Studies well known as E.C.P.S fraternity on Monday 15th November 2021 woke up with sad news of the demise of one of its staff member by the name Rita Mong'are. Rita served as the college's finance manager who worked for the institution for a couple of years until her death.
The promulgation of the new Constitution in 2010 led to creation of three more elective posts which include the Senatorial post, Gubernatorial post and the post of the Women Representative. The gubernatorial post is the second most valued post after the presidential post. Many prominent politicians have been the Governorship post in various counties.
Rivalry In ODM Intensifies As Top Leaders Send A Stern Warning To Simba Arati For Bringing Confusion
Rivalry in the Orange Democratic Movement party Kisii region has intensified after top leaders led by governor James Ongwae, senator professor Sam Ongeri, and women representative Janet Ongera sent a warning to a team led Dagoreti south constituency member of parliament Hon. Simba Arati. The team held a meeting at the Kisii agricultural training centre where they discussed Arati's new moves to open parallel party offices without consulting the county's leadership.
Kisii County Senator Prof Sam Ongeri, has asked young politicians from the region to uphold respect during their quest for political power.Speaking at a burial ceremony,Ongeri said that political maturity calls for democracy. He asked those seeking elective posts not to lean their claims on other candidates but instead to package their political ideas well,to attract voters.
We are now less than a year to the next general elections that are scheduled for 9th August 2022. The elections will take place at the six levels of leadership starting with the president, governors, senators, women representatives, members of parliament and members of county assemblies.
Orange Democratic Movement party popularity in the Kisii region has continued growing especially after the party successfully won the Bonchari parliamentary seat that was previously occupied by Jubilee party. With the strategies being put in place by Kisii county governor James Ongwae, senator Professor Sam Ongeri, and women representative Janet Ongera, the party is turning the region orange with new offices being opened and defectors from rival parties recieved.
Kisii Senator Prof. Sam Ongeri addressing mourners at Gesusu in Kisii County on Friday Photo/Rogers Kisii Senator Prof.Sam Ongeri has faulted the decision by the International court of Justice ICJ to alter the boundaries of Kenya's sea boundary with Somalia in the Indian ocean in favour of Somalia. Following an appeal by Somali government at the ICJ, the court ruled in favour of Somalia,in a move which will see Kenya losing a large portion of territory in the Indian Ocean believed to have oil deposits beneath the seabed.
Orange Democratic Movement leaders from Kisii have at some point have betrayed their own CS Matiang'i after failing to agree to unite and changing tune on regional politics as they distance themselves from what they have termed as political selfishness. Kisii County senator Sam Ongeri from People Daily Publication, has accused the Members of Parliament for being dishonest since they have been in leadership for four years now but have started preaching unity just 10 months to elections.
The Kisii County politics are heating up as they gear towards a change of regime in 2022 after the current Governor, James Ongwae, goes home. The Orange Democratic Movement Governor has been at the helm of the county since 2013 and so far has performed excellently according to the data.
Kisii Senator Prof Sam Ongeri, 83, has affirmed his quest to become the next governor of the agricultural county, saying he has resolved to dedicate the remainder of his life to uplifting the wellbeing of the county’s residents. “After years of service, I am sure I could easily have retired into a life of comfort and ease as an elder statesman, or as a beneficiary of any one of the nation’s many generous offerings.
Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga is determined to form the next government after President Uhuru Kenyatta's retirement in 2022. (Photo, Courtesy) Raila has been vocal and has been touring various parts of the country to mobilize support for his bid to form the next government after Jubilee.
The popularity of Orange Democratic Movement party in Kisii County is continueing to grow. This is after the party successfully won the Bonchari parliamentary seat that was previously occupied by Jubilee party. The strategies have been put into place by Kisii county governor James Ongwae, senator Professor Sam Ongeri, and women representative Janet Ongera, the party is turning the region orange with new offices being opened and defectors from rival parties recieved.
Raila Odinga team is charting ways on how the former prime minister can finish first in the 2022 presidential race. The former prime minister is of composure and conviction that he will ascend to Statehouse, however, being a consummate politician, Raila understands the key role effective planning plays in a well-thought-out presidential bid.