Photo courtesy of Former Prime Minister Rt Hon Raila Amollo Odinga and Deputy President Dr William Samoei Ruto. Murang'a County Governor H.E. Mwangi Wa Iria has dropped a mega prediction on the presidential polls slated for the 9th day of August 2022. Mwangi Wa Iria has divulged that the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party Presidential candidate Rt Hon Raila Amollo Odinga is likely to win the August 9th polls.
Mwangi Wa-Iria, the governor of Murang'a, has now publicly identified the person he claims scuttled his presidential ambitions. Before the IEBC put him on the list of people whose candidacies couldn't be approved, the leader was vying for a seat on the Usawa Kwa Wote party ticket.
Murang'a governor Mwangi Wa-Iria has identified the person he believes scuttled his presidential campaign in order to exclude him from taking part in the election. The leader was looking at the crowd on the Usawa Kwa Wote. He was included in the list of those whose bids couldn't be approved by the IEBC.
Presidential seat Aspirant Mwangi Wa Iria, who is the current Murang'a County Governor has maintained his stand to get to vie from the top seat. Mwangi is vying on his Usawa Kwa Wote Party and is determined to get to the ballot despite many Kenyans resorting on a two horse race between Raila and Ruto.
In the following days, Raila Odinga is expected to take over as President Kenyatta's replacement. He could become the next leader of the nation if he puts in enough effort. In order for them to secure the triumph, he has rallied his allies. Sadly, Ruto is not willing to let it go.
Murang'a Governor, Mwangi Wa Iria has reacted to claims of his Usawa Kwa Wote party joining the Azimio La Umoja Movement. The vocal Governor who has taken a different political stand unlike other Governors in the Mount region like Kiraitu Murungi who have endorsed Raila Odinga has dismissed the rumours that his Usawa Kwa Wote party has joined the Azimio camp.
Today Murang'a Governor and also Usawa Kwa Wote party leader Mwangi wa Iria has joined Raila Odinga's Azimio one Kenya Alliance. On addressing the journalist, Wairia said that he chose Raila because of integrity. However he assured his supporters to vote in Raila Odinga and Martha Karua in the coming presidential election.
With a few days to election, presidential aspirants have been cleared to contest in bid to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta. Among those popular candidates vying includes; Raila Odinga (Azimio la Umoja), William Ruto (UDA), Governor Mwangi Wa Iria ( Usawa Kwa Wote Party), George Wajackoya (Roots Party), Ekuru Aukot (Thirdway Alliance), Jimi Wanjigi (Safina Party) Njeru Kathangu (Ford Asili) and David Mwaura Wahiga (Agano Party).
As per the Constitution,a governor just like the president serves for only two terms and leaves office. This will see many governors,who are serving their second term,leave office after the next general elections. Murang'a governor Mwangi Wa Iria will be among those leaving office having served since 2013.
Cat and mouse game between Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati and Usawa Kwa Wote presidential aspirant Mwangi Wa Iria has continued today at the IEBC offices located at Anniversary Towers in Nairobi. (Photo, Courtesy) Drama has been witnessed at the IEBC headquarters after Mwangi Wa Iria supporters attempted to storm Chebukati's office.
UPDATE: Drama as Presidetial Hopeful Mwangi Wa Iria Lines up Vehicles to Block Bomas Entrance & Exit
USAWA Kwa wote presidential hopeful Mwangi Wa Iria was in a stand-off with security officers at Bomas of Kenya on Monday morning, 30th May 2022, after he was barred from accessing the venue to register with IEBC as a candidate in the August poll. (Photo, Courtesy)
Governor Mwangi Wa Iria led Usawa Kwa Wote party scrap off party the nomination fee: " its now free"
To vie for any elective seat on a political party you pay certain party fee. Each political seat has a certain amount of fee. This party fee builds the party and helps it to effectively carry our it's political activities. Today Usawa Kwa Wote party officially scrapped off all nominations fee to all aspirants vying under the new political party.
Mwangi Wa Iria, the governor of Murang'a, has urged Kenyans to join him on Tuesday, June 7, in bringing a petition to the National Assembly and Senate after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) failed to allow him to run for president.
Mura'nga governor Hon Mwangi Wa Iria has dropped his presidential bid in favour of Raila Odinga. The Usawa Kwa Wote party leader heaped praises on Hon Raila Odinga that he was approachable and relatable. "I have offered myself to Raila, for a Cabinet position. A senior position for that matter.
Things seems to be day by day getting tough for the Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka even after presenting the 48,000 signatures to IEBC in order to be cleared to run for Presidency. According to a night report by Citizen TV, Kalonzo's name does not appear in the list of the 16 Candidates cleared by IEBC to proceed to the next stage for verification to run for Presidency.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision has this afternoon been clearing candidates to vie for various seats across the country in the August 9th General Elections. Mwangi Wa Iria of Usawa Kwa Wote party and also the Governor of Murang'a County caused quite the stir when he blocked the entrance to Bomas of Kenya After being denied clearance to run in the August General Elections.
Murathe Names Mt. Kenya Parties Supporting Raila's Bid As He Reacts To A Ruto, Mudavadi Pact (Video)
Jubilee vice Chairman David Murathe. Photo courtesy. Jubilee party vice chairman Hon. David Murathe, has broken silence on Mudavadi's move to team up with deputy president William Ruto, Murathe a great critic of deputy president, wondered why the second in command insists that the Mount Kenya parties must be folded before their respective leaders support his bid.
Independent, Electoral and Boundaries commission cleared 18 presidential candidates and will verify these candidates next week. Some leaders are claiming that the IEBC is going against them by trying to bar them from contesting for the seats. Mwangi wa Iria, Murang’a i leader of Usawa Kwa Wote Party has petitioned the High Court to stop timelines that bar losers in party primaries from joining other parties.
Even though there's a perception that the presidential race is two horse race between Raila Odinga and William Ruto, Usawa Wote party leader is gaining popularity in the mount Kenya region. Whilst Ruto, Mudavadi and Wetangula were in bungoma selling the agenda of the newly formed Kenya Kwanza coalition, Mwangi wa Iria was overseeing the launching of Wachuuzi Sacco.
The drama concerning the hopeful presidential candidate Mwangi wa Iria began when he was excluded on the presidential candidates list on Sunday 29/05/2022. The party leader of Usawa Kwa wote claimed that he had fulfilled all the requirements for the presidential docket on time and the least he expected was him not been cleared among the candidates with presidential seat interest.