Transnzoia county continues to register different reactions days after RC Natembeya unveiled his running mate at DAP-K headquarters graced by the DAP-K party leader Hon Eugene Wamalwa. Transnzoia residents were flabbergasted with the former Rift Valley police boss choice of unknown Deputy Governor who is unpopular and not known even from the Sabaot community.
Transnzoia county most inhabited by two major tribes in Kenya which are Luhya and Kalenjins. Kenya Kwanza rallied the county fwe weeks ago preaching their manifesto to the residents and one of the person vying to be the governor of Transnzoia the former Rift Valley regional commander Gorge Natembeya continued expressing his displeasure in supporting Kenya Kwanza alliance leader William Ruto.
The Transnzoia county top gubernatorial hopeful Dr Chris Wamalwa bid to succeed governor Patrick Khaemba has received major boost days after the Kenya Kwanza Economic Block forum in the county where the Kiminini legislator received endorsement from all the Kenya Kwanza Alliance principals and other leaders. His perceived close opponent George Natembeya has suffered a major set back hours after naming his running mate madam Philemon who is a banker.
Transnzoia county top gubernatorial hopeful and Kiminini legislator Dr Chris Wamalwa has today intensified his meet the people Mashinani Interactions tour by interacting with the people Top Suwerwa in Chepsiro/Kiptoror ward and Yuya area in Kaplamai ward, Cherangany constituency. Addressing thousands of residents drawn from the larger Cherangany constituency during his Mashinani Interaction tour, the Incoming Transnzoia county governor Hon Dr Chris Wamalwa promised to ensure equitable distribution of resources to all regions without discrimination.
Transnzoia county gubernatorial succession politics has taken a new twist with the entrance of money bags Philemon Samoei a retired army and Bishop Jimmy Nduruchi who ran for Bungoma governorship on ANC during the 2017 general elections. This now brings to a total of five gubernatorial candidates including Dorcas Njenga, former RC George Natembeya, Kiminini MP Hon Chris Wamalwa who has defeated all odds to remain at the top of the quest to succeed governor Patrick Khaemba.
Police officers from TransNzoia are currently investigating an incident that happened today in the morning after the lifeless body of a 00 year old woman is reported to have been found Dumped beside the road. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the deceased whose name is yet to be disclosed was allegedly found dead by one of the residents who immediately alerted others.
Yesterday in a meeting with the Nandi community elders held at Dr Chris Wamalwa campaign center in Milimani estate, the elders who affirmed the community's support towards the Kiminini legislator gubernatorial bid endorsed retired teacher Bethwel Kirior to deputize Hon Wamalwa. According to reports, the top Transnzoia county hopeful was in a dilemma to choose a Deputy from a massive list if over thirty applicants which included former Transnzoia county speaker and Saboti MCA Hon David Kapoloman, Ambassador Maggut, Mwalimu Kirior among other leaders.
Drama ensued at a village in Transnzoia after some irate mob mercilessly beat up cops minutes after touring a famous changaa den. According to the DCI, the officers toured Mulati's homestead with an aim of arresting his wife when all hell broke loose. It has emerged that the lady after spotting the officer raised an alarm, locals and drunkards from the area came to her rescue immediately
Former prime minister Raila Odinga has already landed in Transnzoia county to grace the burial ceremony of ODM board of trustees member Nyakuru in the county. The former prime minister will later in the evening lead a series of Azimio movement rallies in the county. He will make stop overs at Kwanza and Gidea markets before addressing a mega rally at Kimimini primary school grounds.
Deputy president William Ruto has been exposed by the Transnzoia residents who reportedly claims that Deputy president William Ruto has corrupted their minds and he's conning them. Whereas they can clearly see that UDA party belongs to the Kalenjin community. In a video posted by a writer in his you tube channel, one of the Transnzoia residents claims that Dp Ruto party is conning them and corrupted their minds.
The Nandi Eminent Elders (Kaburwo) drawn from five Sub-counties of Trans Nzoia County have paid a courtesy call to Hon Dr Chrisantus Wamalwa Wakhungu, CBS at his Milimani Campaign Centre in Kitale. They discussed matters of importance aimed at propelling Transnzoia County to prosperity, equality, agricultural empowerment and not on the path of tribal lines.
The family of the late prominent Uasin Gishu politician and businessman Mzee Jackson Kibor has agreed to consider his youngest widow who had earlier cried foul. Less than a month after the burial of Mzee Kibor, his last wife Eunita Kibor complained that Mzee Kibor's elder children had plotted a plan to disinherit her and chase her out of her matrimonial home.
UDA is currently holding nomination for its 5000 aspirants who are all ready to fly the UDA flag in the upcoming general elections. The ongoing exercise is currently being held in various polling stations across the country with the support of security organs. However, one aspirant from Transnzoia County caught my attention.
In the morning hours, the DCI reported an unlikely event in which officers of the law were fiercely attacked by drunkards and villagers. According to reports, a raid had been conducted to root out culprits manufacturing and selling illegal brews. Unknown to the police, their attempt to bring law and order would result in their attack leaving several officers with life-threatening injuries.
Raila Odinga's popularity in western Kenya has generally dropped owing to the fact that the western leaders have vowed to support the deputy president William Ruto. Western is composed of 5 counties namely: Busia, Bungoma, Kakamega, Transnzoia, and Vihiga. Today our focus is Bungoma.
Ford Kenya Secretary General and Kiminini legislator Dr Chris Wamalwa has once again proved that he is the defacto candidate to beat on the Transnzoia county gubernatorial quest following his grassroot intensified support consolidation. The Incoming Transnzoia county governor Chris Wamalwa is on record as a flashy and flamboyant politician having mounted flashy and colourful campaigns that has seen Transnzoia politics taken a notch higher.
With the arrival of money bags, the politics of governor succession in Transnzoia county has taken a new turn. Philemon Samoei, a veteran army officer, and Bishop Jimmy Nduruchi, an ANC candidate for Bungoma governorship in 2017. There are now five gubernatorial contenders, including Dorcas Njenga, former RC George Natembeya, and Kiminini MP Hon Chris Wamalwa, who has defied the odds to remain at the top of the race to succeed Governor Patrick Khaemba.
Veteran politician Noah Wekesa appointed as the chair of Azimio panel to select Raila's running mate
Today the seven- member panel appointed to select Raila's running mate under Azimio- One Kenya Alliance met today for their first meeting in Nairobi. All members of the committee attended the meeting. The advisory panel was appointed on Tuesday last week to advise former prime minister Raila Odinga in selecting his best running mate in the forthcoming elections.
Today the former prime minister Raila Odinga embarks on his political rallies to popularize his presidential bid on a Azimio La Umoja movement ticket. Mr. Odinga will today camp in Transnzoia county for a series of political engagements. He will first attend a burial ceremony in the county and then address several stop overs in the county.
It's a season of rains in Kenya where most parts of the country are currently receiving the Rainfall. This is based on the reports issued by the Kenya Meteorological Department on their Official website meteo.go.ke. The Latest five days weather Outlook shared by the department has it that showers and thunderstorms shall be experienced in the counties of Siaya, Kisumu, Homabay, Migori, Kisii, Nyamira, Transnzoia, Baringo, Uasin Gishu, Elgeyo-Marakwet, Nandi, Nakuru,Narok, Kericho, Bomet, Kakamega, Vihiga, Bungoma, Busia and West Pokot.