Women in Kenya's political arena has been in the centre centre of discussions while approaching the August 2022 General elections. A number of women have been tipped as favourites to win top seats across the country. Azimio la Umoja even has a woman running mate, and going by the latest polls, she is favourite to become Kenya's first Woman Deputy President.
The 2022 general elections is just around the corner and prominent politicians such as ODM Nominated MP Wilson Sossion are leaving no stone unturned so that they avoid writing a conceding letter to their bitter rivals such as lawyer Hillary Sigei and Senator Christopher Langat.In that regard, honorable Wilson Sossion managed to pull a mammoth crowd while interacting with locals of Ndanai Market in Sotik Constituency, Bomet County.
Samuel Poghisio is one of the most dedicated, education and decorated leaders in the country. Although he doesn't speak much like other politicians especially senators, Poghisio has been key in making critical decisions in the Senate that have been helping the Nation. Today, Samuel Poghisio spoke again in the Senate but this time, it was not business as usual as sad moment hit the nation as Samuel Poghisio mourned the death of Uganda Speaker Jacob Oulanya.
The political amendment bill that was tabled before the Senate House today was voted unanimously by pro-handshake Senators beating DP William Ruto's legislatures in the house. The political bill was also voted unanimously by pro-handshake MPs in the National Assembly also beating William Ruto's legislatures in the House.
Homabay Senator Moses Otiende Kajwang speaking during parliment proceedings in Senate.Homabay Senator Moses Kajwang, has revealed out the sector in which the Kenya government has terribly failed to deliver on.Speaking during the impeachment motion for the Wajir County Governor Ambassador Mohammed Abdi in the Senate today, Senator Kajwang said that National government and all the other 47 counties have all failed to deliver on the health sector in the country.
Samuel Poghisio.Senate Majority leader Samuel Poghisio has been doing a great work since replacing Elgeyo Marakwet senator Kipchumba Murkomen as the majority leader in the Senate House.
Irungu Kang'ata (L) and Uhuru Kenyatta (R). Just some few months ago, Irungu Kang'ata was one of the main men of President Uhuru Kenyatta.He was the majority whip of the Senate House and did everything possible in order to protect the Head of State and his Jubilee party before things changed completely.
UDA allied Senator honorable Samson Cherargei of Nandi has delivered bad news to handshake leaders informing them on what would happen tomorrow in Parliament. The Senate House are expected tomorrow to debate on the political parties amendment bill that seeks to push political parties to form coalitions six months before the general election.
Kenyans were proud to have some of government operations devolved to grassroots as per 2010 consitution.Some citizens expected that devolution would solve some of their problems.However devolution has faced numerous challenges.One of the challenge is mismanagement of public funds.Today senate house scheduled dates for summoning of the forty seven governors across the country.
Just as expected, there were plenty of dramas in the Senate House when it came to the debate of the BBI Bill.Many members came out broadly to pull the strings on their side but things turned even worse when Kakamega County senator Cleophas Malala rose up to speak.
The Senate House oversees all county government operations. The county assemblies also plays a crucial role of oversight. The county MCAs oversee, evaluate and frame policies which governs county government operations. The county assemblies are chaired by county assembly speakers. The Senate speaker chairs all county assembly speakers.
When news broke out that Jubilee party vice chairman David Murathe had been dragged into the big money KEMSA corruption scandal, many people reacted.One of those who reacted was Elgeyo Marakwet senator Kipchumba Murkomen.Through his official twitter account, Kipchumba Murkomen claimed that he was surprised to learn that there are some Kenyans who didn't know that Murathe is a father of corruption in the country.
Senate House speaker honorable Ken Lusaka has spoken amid viral claims that he has ditched the Jubilee party for the Ford Kenya party. According to news and reports making round on social media today, it claimed that Lusaka ditched Jubilee for Ford Kenya today. However, Ken Lusaka has dismissed the claims saying he is in Jubilee to stay.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has been facing plenty of challenges in his leadership.Corruption has been on the rise thus making many people to criticize him and his government.Many people have been calling for tough measures to be put on place for the corrupt people but so far, nothing serious has been done.
Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen, was among the Senators who appeared before the Senate House to discuss the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Report, and agree on a final Conclusion.Kipchumba Murkomen is a very close ally to Deputy President William Samoei, and he is opposing the Bill.
Uhuru Kenyatta (L) and Raila Odinga (R).Since their famous handshake, President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga have been working and staying together like brothers.They dropped all their differences between them and their camps and they resolved in working for the people, preaching peace and unity among other things.
Former prime minister Raila Odinga is one of the principal of handshake.Building bridges initiative came as a result of his handshake with president Uhuru Kenyatta.Raila Odinga has been rallying Kenyans and legislators to support the bill.Today the senate house passed the BBI consitutional amendment bill overwhelmely.
Just as expected, there were plenty of loyalty, betrayals, celebrations and all sorts of dramas as the Senate House voted for the BBI Bill.At the end of the day, the YES side emerged victorious with more than 50 votes against only 11 attained by the NO side.
Political temperatures are already high in the country.Things have been tough as many leaders race against time to stabilize themselves ahead of the coming general election.In the Senate House, things have even been worse.That is because people have been seeing plenty of dramas in the House.
The political ambitions among political leaders are now coming out clearly.Kenyans can now see the leaders that stand with them and those that stand for themselves.Otiende Amollo is a leader that stands with people abd section of Tangatanga supporters are calling him to join the Hustler narrative after being sacrificed.