Photo: Ngatia Greets Raila Being the county's capital, East Africa's diplomatic and commercial Centre, insiders say the president and ODM's Raila Odinga have developed special attention for the county (NMA) due to its particular significance. The deputy speaker of Nairobi's county assembly honourable John Kamangu has shed some light on some of the agreements between Raila and Uhuru concerning the gubernatorial race.
Westlands MP Tim Wanyonyi has claimed he will not stand down for any candidate who is targeting the seat of Nairobi governor under the Azimio La Umoja movement. Wanyonyi said a clique of people "cannot sit in a room and decide that there are those who should put their ambitions aside."
ODM Nairobi gubernatorial aspirant Tim Wanyonyi is a popular face among Kenyans. Always in a wheelchair, the Westlands MP has stolen the hearts of many. Wanyonyi evoked emotions after sharing a picture of himself without a wheelchair. Taking to the comment section, Kenyans showered him with praises for his endurance and not being held down by the tragedy that cost his legs.
Pressure Mounts on Wanyonyi as City Mcas Calls him to step down from Nairobi race in Favor of Ngatia
Westlands MP Tim Wanyonyi is now under pressure to reconsider his Nairobi gubernatorial bid in favor of defending his current position in the August 9 election. His bid was delt a major blow after 63 out of the 85 elected MCAs on Wednesday endorsed Richard Ngatia as their preferred Azimio La Umoja candidate for Nairobi.
With just seven months to the 2022, August General Election, political temperatures continue to increase in the country. Political leaders are putting everything in place to lure the voters to vote for them. Today the Westland Member of Parliament Honerable Timothy Wanyonyi, has had an opportunity to host a closed door meeting with 100 clergy men from Luhya community in Nairobi.
Nairobi County governor Ann Kananu Mwenda who resumed the office of Nairobi county government as deputy governor after being appointed by the former Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi sonko on 15th January 2021 , She severed as substantive deputy governor untill when the county assembly of Nairobi impeached the governor sonko .
The Kenya National Chambers of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) boss Richard Ngatia has gotten a major boost in his gubernatorial aspirations after been endorsed by Kangemi residents. The businessman who is seeking to be the fourth Nairobi governor has been meeting with different groups in Nairobi, ahead of his much anticipated campaign launch.
If elections were held today, Jubilee senator Sakaja would have a comfortable win of up to 30%, according to Tifa, an independent opinion polling firm. He would be closely followed by Passaris and Tim Wanyonyi, a westlands member of parliament who recently declared his candidacy for the nation's top seat.
Several have quit their professions now eyeing the August 9 election polls as candidates. Law Society of Kenya president Nelson Havi has officially joined Deputy President William Ruto-associated party, United Democratic Alliance.Havi was received by the DP at his Karen residence. This comes a few weeks after the LSK president announced that he would vie for the Westlands parliamentary seat in 2022.
Soft-spoken Nairobi senator Johnson Sakaja is undoubtedly a man at crossroads and whose political clamour and relevance in competitive City politics is at stake given his current modus operandi where he has consistently showed inclination to the ANC party and Mudavadi's presidency despite the party having little say in city politics.
Barely two months after Hon. Wetangula Timothy Wanyonyi otherwise known as Tim Wanyonyi launched his 2022 Nairobi gubernatorial bid, a number of other contenders for the same seat have come forth directly and indirectly to spread what is now confirmed to be rumors that the Westlands Member of Parliament opted to back down and quit the race.
Nairobi Governor Anne Kananu has escalated temperatures of the 2022 City gubernatorial race after declaring that she will be out to defend her position. Kananu was sworn in on 16th November 2021 as the third Governor and and first female Governor of Nairobi county, replacing Mike Sonko who was impeached.
Nairobi county is currently under the leadership of governor Anne Kananu Mwendwa who is the third county boss after Dr Evans Kidero and Mike Sonko. Nairobi gubernatorial race is shaping up following the latest move taken by Dr Agnes Kagure who is eyeing the county's top seat ahead of the August polls.
The race to succeed Governor Anne Kananu has intensified with more politicians and technocrats declaring their interest in the seat. Photo courtesy (past campaign) Those who have so far declared interest in the governor’s seat are Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja, Westlands MP Tim Wanyonyi, Bishop Margaret Wanjiru and Kenya Chamber of Commerce chairperson Richard Ngatia.
Today's events in Western Kenya were characterised by drama and defections. In Azimio la Umoja event several ANC people defected to the movement. Being led by Ayub Savula and several MCAs. In Mumias complex Cleophas Malala hosted William Ruto attended the event. Here are some notable changes to be expected.
I Will Deal With Kanjos, Kagure Promises To Send Kanjos Back To Training If Elected Nairobi Governor
Businesswoman Agnes Kagure has declared her candidacy for the governorship of Nairobi. Entrepreneur considering the candidacy of Raila Odinga's Azimio la Umoja movement joins Senator Johnson Sakaja, Westlands MP Tim Wanyonyi and Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Richard Ngatia in battle for the seat .
The much anticipated Bukhungu II Declaration has lived up to its billing when more than a half of sitting legislators in the Western Kenya region turned out in support of Raila Amollo Odinga's Azimio agenda. Earlier claims by those supporting a parallel event that was being hosted at Mumias Complex that Raila will be addressing an empty stadium came to naught.
The heart of Kenya lies in Nairobi city county. This is because it's the capital city of the country. The county has been facing a controversial time since the removal of governor Mike Sonko who was impeached. The gubernatorial seat come next generai election has pulled a number of candidates.
List Of Top Politicians Eyeing Nairobi County Gubernatorial Seat. The Nairobi County Gubernatorial race is one of the races that will be hotly contested by various politicians who will run for the seat and oflate, politicians in the county have been preparing for the race with recently s businesswoman cum philanthropist Agnes Kagure launching her candidature.
The orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga today held a meeting in Kakamega County at Bukhungu Stadium where several leaders accompanied him. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the leaders who accompanied him agreed to work with him in the next general election.