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Wangamati Responds To Reports That He's Seeking To Succeed Wetang'ula As Senator Of Bungoma

With Bungoma County residents set to head to the polls again to elect their Senator following Moses Wetang'ula's resignation and success in vying for the National Assembly Speaker position, there have been reports that the outgoing Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wangamati is seeking to succeed him. The rumours seem to have caught the attention of the former Governor because come today on September 11th, he chose to subtly address them.

  8 months ago ago
Wangamati Responds To Reports That He's Seeking To Succeed Wetang'ula As Senator Of Bungoma

POLITICS

"Stop Any Withdrawals" Lusaka Orders Wangamati Staff As He Prepares To Take Over Power After Win

Speaking from the Mabanga KMTC in Bungoma's Kabuchai constituency which was the county tallying center after being declared by the IEBC as the winner of the Bungoma Governor race, the former Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka ordered the county staff in the finance department to stop any withdrawal of county funds until his administration has taken over.

  9 months ago ago

POLITICS

Governor Wangamati Concedes Defeat in Tight Bungoma Race as Lusaka Makes Comeback to Office

Incumbent Bungoma County governor Wycliffe Wangamati has conceded defeat to senate speaker Ken Lusaka paving way for a new yet familiar beginning for the county where Lusaka who was the pioneer governor elected in 2013, will be back to office for a last term. In his emotion triggering concession speech, Wangamati acknowledged his respect for the decision of the people to elect Lusaka saying he has nothing else but to respect.

  9 months ago ago
Governor Wangamati Concedes Defeat in Tight Bungoma Race as Lusaka Makes Comeback to Office

POLITICS

Governor Now Vows to go After Gachagua's Millions in 123M Medical Supplies Tender Scam

Incumbent governor of Bungoma county Wycliffe Wangamati has promised to recover millions of shillings paid to the deputy president William Ruto's running mate and Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua by his predecessor former speaker and Governor Kenneth Lusaka. Speaking in a campaign rally, Wangamati stated that he is determined to bring back Government funds lost to graft during Kenneth Lusaka's tenure.

  10 months ago ago
Governor Now Vows to go After Gachagua's Millions in 123M Medical Supplies Tender Scam

POLITICS

Bungoma Crowd Shouts Back at CS Wamalwa After What He Said About Ruto as He Popularized Raila's Bid

Cs Wamalwa, accompanied by Bungoma Governor, Wangamati among other leaders held a successful rally in the Musakasa area, Siboti Ward, Bumula Sub-county, Bungoma county. Where they continued to rally residents to support Azimio movement candidates in the polls. Raising to the occasion, Cs Wamalwa stired the crowd to shout back at him.

  10 months ago ago
Bungoma Crowd Shouts Back at CS Wamalwa After What He Said About Ruto as He Popularized Raila's Bid

POLITICS

"You Act Like you Support Ruto But You Lie to Him, Stop The Games" Raila Ally Told

Bungoma Senator Moses Wetangula has warned Governor Wycliffe Wangamati together with Hon. Wafula wamunyinyi for allegedly lying in public and also visiting Dp William Ruto in His Karen Home to promise their loyalty to Him, but later arrange meetings to destroy UDA in Western and even planning demonstrations to prevent UDA popularity.

  10 months ago ago

POLITICS

Ken Lusaka Issues The Outgoing Governor With A List Of Demands Hours After Being Declared Governor

Ken Lusaka the speaker of the Senate is the governor elect of Bungoma county.This is after defeating the incumbent governor Wangamati.Earlier on Ken Lusaka lost his gubernatorial bid in 2017 to Wangamati. Wangamati was vying on the new created party which is linked to Eugene Wamalwa the DAP-K while Ken Lusaka was vying on Ford Kenya ticket under Kenya Kwanza after he ditched Jubilee party.

  9 months ago ago
Ken Lusaka Issues The Outgoing Governor With A List Of Demands Hours After Being Declared Governor

EDUCATION

It's A Scandalous Report, Bungoma Ex-governor Responds to Gov Ken Lusaka Over Sh19M Bursary Scandal

A mega scandal running into hundreds of millions of shillings is brewing in Bungoma County. An Audit Task Force unearthed wanton pilferage in which Ksh19 million was paid to ‘ghost students’ by the previous administration. The audit carried out on 46 out 522 benefiting schools lifted the lid on alleged irregular dealings.

  6 months ago ago
It's A Scandalous Report, Bungoma Ex-governor Responds to Gov Ken Lusaka Over Sh19M Bursary Scandal

POLITICS

Opinion: Wangamati could lose his seat in August poll

Bungoma county governor Hon. Wycliffe Wangamati is struggling to defend his seat and serve his people for the second term and the final term in office. With two candidates have shown their thirst to unseat him. The race is between the former governor Hon. Ken Lusaka and currently the the speaker of Upper house (Senate), he has made a comeback to county leadership and he is ready to complete his projects he started during his first term that's 2013 upto 2017.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Wangamati could lose his seat in August poll

POLITICS

Governor Fails to Show up As Utepeni Debate Takes Shape At Kibabii University Hosted By Citizen TV

Residents of Bungoma have castigated Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati for failing to show up for a debate on Citizen TV. The residents, armed with hundreds of questions, were shocked to see Wangamati missing from the panelists. "The Governor has disrespected us, we cannot come here to seek accountability and he is no where to be seen."

  10 months ago ago
Governor Fails to Show up As Utepeni Debate Takes Shape At Kibabii University Hosted By Citizen TV

POLITICS

" My Queen " Popular Azimio Governor Publicly Flaunts Wife In A Sweet Morning Message

Whoever finds a wife finds an good thing and obtains favor from the Lord, the scriptures say. Vocal Azimio la Umoja Governor has flaunted his wife in a sweet morning message leaving netizens wowed. Through his official facebook account, Governor Wycliffe Wangamati of Bungoma county posted photos of him and his wife as he referred to her as her queen.

  10 months ago ago

POLITICS

Lusaka: Wangamati Did A Good Job, I Appreciate Him And Will Complete His Projects In Bungoma

Before getting to his office and commencing his work after being sworn in last month, the Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka in the Company of his Deputy held a prayer service at the Governor's office premises in Bungoma town today on September 26th for the cleansing of the premises and blessing of their offices.

  8 months ago ago
Lusaka: Wangamati Did A Good Job, I Appreciate Him And Will Complete His Projects In Bungoma

POLITICS

Final Results Of The Winner Of Bungoma County Gubernatorial Race

Bungoma gubernatorial race had two horses which were the speaker of the senate Ken Lusaka and governor Wickliffe Wangamati. Lusaka was seeking the seat on Ford Kenya party while Wangamati was on Dap-K ticket. Lusaka was after winning the seat he lost to Wangamati in 2017. From the results of the race, Ken Lusaka has defeated Wangamati on Ford Kenya ticket.

  9 months ago ago
Final Results Of The Winner Of Bungoma County Gubernatorial Race

POLITICS

Two Raila Allies Who Risk Losing to Kenya Kwanza Candidates- Opinion

As we go to the poll, there are only two political coalitions we currently have in the country. These coalitions are Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance led by Raila Odinga and Kenya kwanza Alliance led by William Ruto. The two coalitions have fielded candidates across the country.

  10 months ago ago
Two Raila Allies Who Risk Losing to Kenya Kwanza Candidates- Opinion

POLITICS

COMEBACK: Eight Governors Who Have Reclaimed Their Gubernatorial Seats In August 9,2022 Elections.

Several governors have emerged winners in the August 9, 2022 General elections. This is after they lost in 2017, but they have risen from their political ashes to reclaim their gubernatorial seats in this election. 1) KENNETH LUSAKA In Bungoma,Kenneth Lusaka was reelected into office as the Governor of Bungoma County.

  9 months ago ago
COMEBACK: Eight Governors Who Have Reclaimed Their Gubernatorial Seats In August 9,2022 Elections.

POLITICS

Gubernatorial Candidates Who Have Already Conceded Defeat In The Ongoing General Elections

Independent electoral and boundaries commission chairman Wafula Chebukati said that results for members of Parliament and members of county assembly would be declared in the constituency level. However the results for senators and governors are supposed to be announced at county level. We saw some of the members of Parliament conceding defeat even before the results were publicly announced.

  9 months ago ago
Gubernatorial Candidates Who Have Already Conceded Defeat In The Ongoing General Elections

POLITICS

Mt Elgon Crowd goes Wild after Wetangula said about Their Allies Who are Backing Raila

Kenya Kwanza principal Moses Wetangula has today fired at Deputy president William Ruto's allies who are allegedly backing Azimio One Kenya alliance. Wetangula, while speaking in Bungoma, said that ODM leader Raila Odinga's allies who are publicly know includes Wafula Wamunyinyi and governor Wycliffe Wangamati.

  10 months ago ago
Mt Elgon Crowd goes Wild after Wetangula said about Their Allies Who are Backing Raila

POLITICS

Wangamati Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Speaker Kenneth Lusaka

The incubent Governor of Bungoma County Honorable Wycliffe Wangamati us said to have conceded the race and has in turn congratulated Speaker Of the Senate Kenneth Lusaka as the winner of the Bungoma Gubernatorial race. This happens at a time when the results are still pending and have not been officially announced by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission.

  9 months ago ago
Wangamati Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Speaker Kenneth Lusaka

POLITICS

Bungoma Governor Wangamati Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Ken Lusaka

Photo Of Wangamati And Ken Lusaka The Bungoma County governor, honourable Wycliffe Wangamati has conceded defeat after failing to be reelected for the second term.Honourable Wangamati was vying for the gubernatorial seat under the DAP-K party.He was defeated by Ken Lusaka,the Senate speaker who was vying under Ford Kenya party.

  9 months ago ago
Bungoma Governor Wangamati Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Ken Lusaka

POLITICS

"Stop political witch hunt" former governor Wangamati slams Bungoma Governor Lusaka over allegations

New governors were sworn in just recently after the eight August general election. We have been seeing great work among them as each one of them have been trying to cope with hard economic times and make their counties better places to live in. The council of governors was also unveiled where Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru was elected the council of governors chairperson.

  6 months ago ago