Honorable Suleiman Shahbal has received a harsh reception from Mombasa residents. This happens as ODM party leader Raila Odinga and ODM allies had attended a call to unity convention in Mombasa County. Suleiman Shahbal declared that he is eyeing for 2022 gubernatorial seat in Mombasa. In a video posted by a writer.
As we approach the 2022 general elections, many people have already shown thier interests in various elective posts such presidential, gubernatorial and senatorial posts. In Mombasa county, some people started to show their interests of succeeding the current county boss Ali Hassan Joho who is serving his last term.
Over time, Raila Odinga and his ODM party have been losing their past glory in the coastal region where they used to be the controller of this region's politics. It all started in the year 2018 when some ODM allies lead by Aisha jumwa ditched the party for DP Ruto's camp.
Senior Counsel Ahmednasir Abdullahi. [Source/AA] Arsenal FC is one of English Premier League (EPL) clubs that enjoy huge following in Kenya and has fans across economic, social and political divides. Renowned lawyer Ahmednasir Abdullahi, former Mombasa governor aspirant Suleiman Shahbal, journalist Fredrick Muitiriri are some prominent Kenyans who support the Gunners.
As the term of current governor Hassan Joho comes to an end, the race to succeed him have began in earnest. Several candidates have shown their intrest in the seat. They have been traversing different constituencies and meeting delegations from far and wide. The candidates include: Businessman Suleiman Shahbal,Mvita legislator Abdulswamad Nassir, Kisauni Member of parliament Ali Mbogo, former senator Hassan Omar and deputy governor William Kingi.
For the past few month Kenyans have lost prominent leaders. However, it is a stage every human being has to pass through in life. It is indeed painful and sad as legendary politician, former Likoni Member of Parliament Khalif Salim Mwavumo who served between 1992 and 1997 has passed on.
It is believed Francis Atwoli is one of the richest tycoons in the country, who own homes in more than three counties. The Central Organization of Trade Unions (COTU) boss Atwoli spend his holiday in the coast region, where he had an opportunity to attend a rally together with Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), Raila Odinga.
Former Likoni member of Parliament, Khalif Mwavuno, has passed on this morning. Mwavumo's demise was announced by Mombasa businessman, Suleiman Shahbal, who hailed the politician as a father figure who showed him through the ropes. "I have, with deep sorrow and profound sadness received news of the death of Mzee Salim Mwavumo, the leader of Likoni Wamiji Council of Elders," Shahbal stated.
As the 2022 general elections draws near, some politicians are seeking for re-election, while those who will be completing their second constitutional terms will be either retiring from active politics or seek to be elected so as to serve in other political positions. The Mombasa County Gubernatorial race will be an interesting one since the current Governor Ali Hassan Joho is currently serving his second and final term.
In Kenya Mombasa Gubernatorial is one the most expensive contested seat after Nairobi.Besides that it will be the most fiercely contested seat since it will involve both opponents of fresh blood. Amongst candidates who have clearly expressed their interests for the top county seat are member of parliament for Mvita constituency hon Nassir Abdulswamad, Hassan Omar and tycoon Suleiman Shahbal.
The political alignments in the country are taking different shapes as we had towards the 2022 general elections. The Mombasa county gubernatorial aspirant on a Jubilee party ticket Suleiman Shahbal has tendered his resignation from the party. Through a letter posted by Soy Member of Parliament Caleb Kositany on Twitter, Shabal expressed his wishes to be expunged as a jubilee party member from the register.
Kenyans are yet again mourning after waking up to another sombre mood as Former Likoni Member of Parliament, Khalif Salim Mwavumo, has died. Photo|courtesy Mwavumo's demise was announced by Mombasa businessman, Suleiman Shahbal, who hailed the politician as a father figure who showed him through the ropes.
According to news hitting the airwaves, former Parliamentarian Khalif Mwavuno is no more. Mwavumo passed on at his home in Kizingo, Mombasa County, on Monday morning. The deceased served as Likoni MP between 1992-1997 after winning the seat on a Ford Kenya party ticket. Mombasa businessman Suleiman Shahbal mourned the deceased terming him the leader of Likoni Elders and saying he was like a father to him.
Businessman Suleiman Shahbal, who is planning to run for governor of Mombasa next year, has not yet officially joined the ODM Party, it has been revealed. Mr Shahbal, who has been organizing numerous rallies in various parts of Mombasa in preparation for the upcoming elections, had left the Jubilee Party a few months ago and announced he would join the ODM.
The issue of a bloated workforce at the Mombasa County has emerged again as the race to succeed Governor Hassan Joho gains momentum. The issue almost disintegrated Joho’s first administration. Aspirants for the seat, Suleiman Shahbal and Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir clashed over the issue, with the former blaming poor services in the county on lazy or compromised employees.
The former legislator died in the morning of Monday, August 30. Mwavumo's demise was announced by Mombasa businessman, Suleiman Shahbal, who hailed the politician as a father figure who showed him through the ropes. "I have, with deep sorrow and profound sadness received news of the death of Mzee Salim Mwavumo, the leader of Likoni Wamiji Council of Elders," Shahbal stated.
The county government of Likoni have been left in deep agony, pain and emotional moments after the demise of their former member of Parliament who is reported to have made his last breath in the morning of Monday. Mwavumo's demise was announced by Mombasa businessman, Suleiman Shahbal, who hailed the politician as a father figure who showed him through the ropes.
Today the former Prime minister and the ODM party leader Raila Odinga visits Ndakaini , Ndakaini in Muranga where he met with multisectoral leaders including Politicians , Businessespeople ,media industry among others. SK Macharia of Royal media services is the host and also the leaders from mt.kenya ,Ukambani and coast including Muranga Governor Mwangi was Iria and Alfred mutua ,Hon.Peter Kenneth, Maina Kamanda ,Hon .
The previous lawmaker kicked the bucket in the first part of the day of Monday, August 30. Mwavumo's destruction was reported by Mombasa financial specialist, Suleiman Shahbal, who hailed the legislator as a mentor who gave him through the general tour. former Likoni MP Khalif Mwavumo (left) close by financial specialist Suleiman Shahbal.
Mombasa gubernatorial seat is one of the most fiercely contested position like no any other and it is rendered as one of the most expensive race after Nairobi. Amongst those who have expressed their bid for the gubenatorial position are; Businessman Suleiman Shahbal,Mvita mp Nassir Abdulswamad and former senator Hassan Omar.