Early reports had indicated that the Wiper party led by Kalonzo Musyoka had cleared former Nairobi County governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko to vie for the Mombasa County gubernatorial seat in a bid to succeed Ali Hassan Joho. This news was received with mixed reactions from Kenyans in particular those from the Coastal region who expressed their dissatisfaction in the clearing of Sonko to run for the top Mombasa seat.
Kivutha Kibwana, the Makueni County Governor, has urged Wiper Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka to embrace inclusivity within the Azimio-OKA Coalition. Kibwana said that all parties that support ODM leader Raila Odinga should be allowed to campaign for him. "Kalonzo's philosophy should be inclusive, not three-legged... winning elections is a mathematical exercise.
Jitters in Azimio as Parties Reveal What Raila, Uhuru Are Planning in Secrecy Without Involving Them
Azimio in Jacaranda grounds. Different parties in Azimio la Umoja movement are now at loggerheads with the top leadership in the coalition over several issues that were allegedly kept away from them when signing the coalition pact. According to a local daily, more than 20 parties were asked to sign the pact but none was allowed to read the contents.
Five disagreements are threatening to undermine the Azimio la Umoja pact, with some parties objecting to the document naming Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga as the coalition's presidential flagbearer. And now as per the reports,over 20 parties that signed a deal to join Azimio,have issued fresh demands to Raila and President Uhuru Kenyatta.They claimed that they have not seen the documents.
The more things change as far as Wiper Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka's August political ambitions is concerned, the more they remain the same. Few hours after it emerged that IEBC had 'disqualified' Kalonzo's bid to contest for the presidency in August, over claims that the party did not submit the 48,000 signatures in a Microsoft sheet as required for all presidential candidates, the party has written a protest letter over Kalonzo's exclusion from the shortlisted aspirants ahead of the last round of nominations clearance.
Dishonesty Threatens to Break Azimio as 20 Coalition Parties Do Not Know the Contents of Deal Signed
Photo: Courtesy Disputes now threaten to break the Azimio la Umoja coalition as member parties are now protesting to be told the truth. It has emerged that most parties do not understand the contents of the documents they signed when Raila Odinga was being unveiled as their presidential candidate.
While political commentators and onlookers speculate about Kalonzo Musyoka's next political move, the Wiper party leader was tending to his household issues at his Yatta farm in Machakos County. As he enjoys his brief sabbatical break, as he described it on Monday when announcing his decision to break ties with the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition party and declare his presidential bid on a Wiper party ticket, speculation abounds about whether his name will appear on the ballot paper in the State House election on August 9th.
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been permitted to run for the governorship of Mombasa, according to Wiper Party Secretary General Shakila Abdalla. Ms Abdalla claimed that the party led by Kalonzo Musyoka had awarded Kisauni MP Ali Mbogo a direct ticket to the seat. Mr Mbogo was presented with the certificate at the party's National Delegates Congress in the Bomas of Kenya, she said.
The political season is officially opened in the county with presidential race being the hot race as Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga and United Democratic Alliance party leader William Ruto seen as top contenders.After president Uhuru Kenyatta endorsed Raila as his preferred Successor the rumors has been going around that handshake is the cause of everything alleging Raila is the decision maker being accused of increased food prices not knowing it's a global challenge.
As we head to the much anticipated August 9 General Election, politics of supremacy has dominated the atmosphere. Politicians from various parts of the country continue to switch camps to position themselves ahead of the election. Today, news broke out that former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been cleared by the Wiper Party to vie for the Mombasa gubernatorial seat.
Wiper Party Denies Claims That Mike Sonko Was Cleared To Run For Mombasa Governor Seat. The Wiper Democratic Movement has denied claims that have been doing rounds on social media that the former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko was cleared by the party to run for the Mombasa County Governor seat.
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has today joined Wiper Democratic Movement Party as a life member. Sonko relinquished his position as Jubilee party member early this month. Sonko was received by the party leader, Kalonzo Musyoka as an Azimio member at the party headquarters. Several leaders praised Sonko for accepting to work with the winning team.
The next general election which is planned to happen on August this year is now taking another shape as leaders being looking for tickets. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the former Nairobi governor was allegedly said to have been cleared to contest for the seat of governor in Mombasa county.
The next general election which is planned to happen on August this year is now taking another shape as leaders start looking for nomination tickets which will enable them to contest for various seats. According to reports which was shared on the social media platforms, it was allegedly said that the wiper party has given the former Nairobi governor Hon Mike Sonko a direct ticket.
The Wiper Democratic Party has handed Kalonzo Musyoka the authority to strike pre-election coalition talks with other stakeholders ahead of the August 9 elections. Shakila Abdalla, the party's secretary-general, stated on Tuesday, February 8 that the party leader will meet with like-minded coalitions and individuals.
Wiper Party Secretary General Shakila Abdalla ( Photo Courtesy) At the time Wiper Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka finds himself at the centre of Azimio la Umoja political storm, some powerful forces have been accused of being behind the former Vice President's indecisiveness. Whereas Makueni senator Mutula Kilonzo Jr, Makueni MP Dan Maanzo, Matungulu MP Stephen Mule and Kitui Senator Enoch Wambua, have been accused of "misleading" the former Vice President for their selfish political gain, Wiper party Secretary General Shakila Abdalla has not escaped the wrath of the Azimio la Umoja supporters.
Five disagreements are jeopardizing the Azimio la Umoja agreement, with some parties objecting to the document naming Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga as the coalition's presidential flagbearer. According to a report which has been established by the Nation, many of the more than 20 political parties who signed the entire document, including the entire Wiper political party of his Exellency Dr. Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka Cry Fall, as they were not given a chance to see the contents of the documentation.
On Friday 25 2022, the former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko has ditched the jubilee party and joined a new political but controversial to the expectations of many Kenyans. Mike Sonko served as Nairobi governor after Evan's Kidero. He was impeached from office after he was proved guilty of corruption.
Source at the regestra office say it would be impossible for two People two run for president under Azimio as kalonzo has not officially Left the coalition two months after signing up, through its Secretary General Shakila Abdalla’s signature.Registrar’s office insisting on due process being followed by any party opting out of a coalition.
In Summary. - Former Nairobi County Governor Hon Mike Sonko has entered politics again. - He was received by the Wiper party boss Kalonzo Musioka. - By default, Sonko supports the Azimio Team since Kalonzo is a pro-Azimio supporter. The former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko sonko has officially re-entered politics aftern months of being silence and behind the scene.