Nyeri county is one of the most populated counties in the country and it is mostly dominated by the Agikuyu community. Politically, Nyeri county is a stronghold of the incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta and recently Deputy President William Ruto has been trying to penatrate to the county. As we approach the August general elections, many politicians and other aspirants have already declared their interests to dethrone the incumbent Nyeri county governor Mutahi Kahiga.
As the country nears the Upcoming 2022 general election, it's now evident that the 2022 presidential race has continued to gain momentum with the emergence of another Presidential Candidate from the Mt Kenya region on Sunday. According to the report by People's Daily on Sunday, former President Hon Mwai Kibaki's eldest son (Pictured below with Uhuru and Ruto) has finally declared that he is going to battle it out with DP William Ruto and former Prime Minister Hon Raila Odinga.
The race to unite Mount Kenya region has kicked off despite the more divisions that have continued to play out in public. As per the reports,there would be a Mount Kenya region meeting in Embu on Monday next week. The agenda of the meeting has been reported to be looking for ways to unite the Mount Kenya region,and rally them behind one candidate for 2022 presidency.
Several political parties across the country have backed Raila Odinga Azimio La Umoja ahead of August polls. This parties includes PNU, DAP-K, Jubilee and Maendeleo Chapchap. Today The National Democratic party has joined the list after backing Raila's Azimio La Umoja movement. The party is led by the elder son of the former president Kibaki Mr. Jimmy Kibaki.
Retired president Mwai Kibaki’s son Jimmy Kibaki has officially joined active politics ahead of the much anticipated 2022 General Election. Over the weekend, Jimmy was officially declared the deputy party leader of The New Democrats (TND) party. While confirming Jimmy’s entry into politics, TND party national chairman Thuo Mathenge told the Star that Kibaki’s son will play a key role in the 2022 General Election.
A section of Mt. Kenya leaders met in order to forge the way forward for the region ahead of the 2022 general elections. Moses Kuria said during the Press conference that he is a member of the TangaTanga brigade and he is there to stay. The other leaders confronted him about his remarks but he did not give them any answer.
Major Political Drama As Moses Kuria Storms Out Of Meeting With Karua And Kiunjuri Over Ruto's Links
There was drama yesterday during the meeting seeking the unity of Mt. Kenya ahead of the 2022 General Election. This is after Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria stormed out of the meeting after he was scolded over Deputy President William Ruto’s links. Kuria was holding a meeting with Narc-Kenya leader Martha Karua, TSP leader Mwangi Kiunjuri, and other members of the central unity caucus.
Jimmy Kibaki who is TND deputy party leader, Thuo Mathenge and party officials during past event at Serena Hotel With only 7 months to the 2022 General Election, the New Democrats party is fast rolling out its plans to deliver a free, fair and credible nomination exercise per Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).
Former president Mwai Kibaki's son Jimmy Kibaki has declared interest to join politics in 2022. Although he hasn't declared the position he will contest, Jimmy was on Friday declared the deputy party leader of the New Democrats Party (TND). The party chairman is Nyeri businessman Thuo Mathenge who is said to be eyeing Nyeri's gubernatorial seat in 2022.
A file photo of Jimmy Kibaki standing behind former president Mwai Kibaki and Raila Odinga. Former president Mwai Kibaki's son Jimmy will be running for presidency this coming general elections. This has been confirmed by The New Democratic Party through one of the top officials billionaire businessman Thuo Mathenge.
The race to the state house is becoming more hot after another candidate joins the group of contestants. Jimmy Kibaki who is the eldest son to the former president of Kenya Mwai Kibaki has shown interest in the presidential seat. He is the deputy party leader of the New Democrat Party which will help him vie for president in 2022 general elections.
Former President Mwai Kibaki's eldest son Jimmy Kibaki could be on the ballot in next year's General Elections. Jimmy, who currently is the deputy party leader of The New Democrats (TND), is said to be in the presidential race come August 2022. According to TND party national chairman Thuo Mathenge who spoke to the press on Saturday, October 17, talks to have Jimmy vie were at an advanced stage.
The New Democratic Party leader Billionaire Dr Thuo Mathenge has announced that the eldest son to the former president Mwai Kibaki will run for Presidency this coming year. According to the renown businessman, Jimmy Kibaki has received the blessings of the former Head of State but not much details have been made public.
More politicians have continued to show their interests for the 2022 presidential election thus brushing away the fact that this race will be a two horse race between Deputy President William Ruto versus Raila Odinga The latest Kenyan to declare his bid to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta is Jimmy Kibaki, son of former President Mwai Kibaki.
With less than one year to the elections, presidential hopefuls are decorating there candidature to the top most seat on the land. Currently the presidential race has attracted deputy president William Ruto, ODM leader Rails Odinga and the One Kenya Alliance chiefs. However today the race took another dimension after details emerges of Jimmy Wanji eldest son of former president Mwai Kibaki and who is also the deputy party leader of the New Democrats expected to vie for the presidency in the 2022 general elections.
Jimmy Kibaki , the eldest son of former President Mwai Kibaki and who is the deputy party leader of The New Democrats (TND) is expected to vie for the presidency in the 2022 general election. (Deputy party leader TND Jimmy Kibaki) Billionaire Thuo Mathenge who is the party's national chairman said that a consultative meeting for Jimmy to vie is on an advantaged stage.
Jimmy Kibaki, the eldest son of former President Mwai Kibaki, could be on the ballot in next year's General Elections. Jimmy, who is currently the deputy party leader of The New Democrats (TND), is expected to run for president in August 2022.
Candidates for the presidency are adorning their bids for the highest office in the land. Deputy President William Ruto, ODM leader Rails Odinga, and One Kenya Alliance chiefs are now in the presidential campaign. Today, however, the contest took on a new dimension as news about Jimmy Wanji, the eldest son of former President Mwai Kibaki and the deputy party leader of the New Democrats, emerged.
The retired President Mwai Kibaki's elder son Jimmy Kibaki is set to run for the presidential race in 2022 as per the reports from the TND party where he is the Deputy party leader. Jimmy Kibaki, the businessman, campaigned for his father before the chaotic 2007 polls but has otherwise kept a low profile until last month when he was appointed as the party's deputy leader.
The next year's presidential battle take another tweet with just few months to the election. This time there is a fresh battle for the mountain votes with the involvement of a most powerful politician into the race that is meant to neutral the involvement of William Ruto and Raila Odinga into the race.