Musalia Mudavadi's Amani National Congress party has been suffering from numerous defections immediately after the former Deputy Prime Minister announced his intention to work with Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Ruto. Similarly, some political leaders allied to Moses Wetangulas Ford Kenya party have also ditched the party when Wetangula joined the Hustler Nation.
The President of the republic of Kenya HE Uhuru Kenyatta today held a meeting with Western Kenya leaders who paid him a courtesy visit at State House, Nairobi. The leaders who included Defence Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa and Governors Wycliffe Oparanya (Kakamega), Wycliffe Wangamati (Bungoma), Wilbur Ottichillo (Vihiga) and Sospeter Ojaamong (Busia) thanked the President for the various development projects which they said had transformed the lives and wellbeing of the people of Western Kenya. The president
Finer Details Of Uhuru's Meeting With Western Leaders at State House Revealed, Mudavadi Has No Chance
President Uhuru Kenyatta held a meeting with a section of Western Kenya leaders at State House, Nairobi, in what is viewed as a move to counter the earthquake coalition launched on Sunday by the Amani National Congress (ANC) leader, Musalia Mudavadi. The President hosted leaders from Western Kenya, on Tuesday, January 25, in a move that is largely seen as a way to counter Deputy president William Ruto influence in the region.
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday held a meeting with a cross-section ot Western Kenya leaders who paid him a courtesy visit at State House, Nairobi. The Head of State assured the leaders, drawn from the five Western Kenya Counties of of Kakamega, Bungoma, Busia, Trans-Nzoia and Vihiga, of the Government's commitment to ensure all ongoing development projects in the populous region are completed as scheduled.
Bungoma county is one of the four counties found in Western region and the county is dominated by the Bukusu community followed by the Saboat. Politically, Bungoma county is a stronghold of Senator Moses Masika Wetang'ula and his Ford Kenya party. In recent times, Deputy President William Ruto with his UDA party has been making inroads in the county to win more members but Wetang'ula remains the kingpin of the county. As we approach the August general elections, the race to dethrone the incumbent governor Wycliffe
Bungoma County Boss Hon Wyclife Kisiero Wangamati. He has boldly revealed Ken Lusaka's role in DP Ruto's Tangatanga Brigade. Speaking to Bukusu Elders led by Allan Odinga at the Rian Grounds. Wangamati stated that Speaker Kenneth Musangi Lusaka has been mobilising youths in Webuye Town and other parts of Bungoma, distributing UDA T-shirts and giving Ksh 350, so that they can register as Voters.
Wycliffe Wangamati, the governor of Bungoma county, has officially left Ford Kenya and joined the Azimio la Umoja movement led by ODM leader Raila Odinga. Governor Wangamati was one of the Ford Kenya party members who wanted Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetang'ula to step down and Kanduyi MP Wafula Wamunyinyi to take over as party leader.
Governor Wangamati today met residents of Chesikaki and Cheptais at Cheptais Centre where he highlighted his record of 4 years. He noted how despite numerous challenges, including endless court cases and a dysfunctional County Assembly, he had faithfully worked for the people of Bungoma. Of note are scholarships to needy kids, robust improvement in health services, improved road networks and massive investments in the coffee sector as some of his major scores and reason for re-election.
Bungoma governor Wycliffe Wangamati has finally revealed his preferred presidential candidate in August polls after been linked to deputy president William Ruto led UDA party. Speaking today during a press briefing of all Governors allied to Azimio La Umoja movement, governor Wycliffe Wangamati publicly announced to support Raila Odinga presidential bid under Azimio La Umoja.
PHOTO| Prof. Ngome receives Zachariah Barasa into UDA. Zachariah is vying for governor Bungoma politics is threatening to spill out of control with the whirlwinds associated with the entry of Deputy Governor Prof. Ngome Kibanani into the senatorial contest and his enlistment into the United Democratic Alliance (UDA).
ROADS CECM Collins Mukhongo yesterday skipped a key meeting called by his boss Governor Wycliffe Wangamati. An incensed Wangamati had called a meeting of all officials in the road ministry to whip them to order after lack of loyalty. It is reported Wangamati is mad at the slow pace of roads projects among them his flagship project dual carriage which he says it has consumed 800M and is not even 50% to completion.
Bungoma County is a vast county found in the western part of Kenya under the leadership of the current governor Hon. Wycliffe Wangamati who has been in power since 2017. The incumbent replaced the now Senate Speaker Hon. Ken Lusaka and Wangamati is accused of not working for the people as he had promised. Disgruntled Bungoma residents have vowed to teach Wangamati a lesson by voting him out and voting in his rivals something that is giving the incumbent governor sleepless nights. The governor is now rushing
Governor Wangamati, the leader of the Orange Democratic Movement Party in Bungoma County, put the church's charity and goodwill to the test on Saturday. This comes after church Bishop Wawire stunned the congregation by leading the church in fundraising for the Governor's August campaigns. According to a video posted on YouTube, Bungoma county governor Honorable Wangamati attended a church service in Bungoma.
Bungoma Governor Wyclifffe Wangamati has today paid a visit to the family of the late Mzee Meshack Wasilwa who was laid to rest yesterday and clarified through a Facebook post why he chose to skip the burial despite him being the father to his close friend Lawyer Henry Mahakara. “I have condoled with the family of the late Mzee Meshack Wasilwa, the father to my friend Wakili Mahakara at their home in Mwira village, Bumula Sub County,” the post read.
Ndivisi ward MCA Martin Wanyonyi Pepela alias Investor has lashed at the office of Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wangamati for alleged mistreatment of Deputy Governor Prof Charles Kibanani Ngome. Webuye East Mp aspirant Martin Wanyonyi Pepela(left) with his Luandanyi counterpart Tony Khaoya Barasa when they addressed Journalists at Bungoma county Assembly, source files.
Governor Wycliffe Wangamati today held a one-on-one meeting with more than 2,000 stakeholders from across the County at his Ndengelwa home. In a one-of-a-kind session, Governor took time listening to their views, soaking in accolades on what he has delivered so far and what else he needs to do to transform Bungoma.
Governor Wangamati today tasted the generosity of the church when Bishop James Wawire, the presiding preacher at the requiem mass of Apostle Peter Murunga, led other Bishops in fundraising for the Governor. The move followed a request by Apostle Murunga's daughter to the church to play a role in Governor Wangamati's leadership including helping facilitate his movement as he serves the people of God.
ODM leader, Bungoma county governor honorable Wangamati today has tested the generosity and kindness of the of the church. This happens after church Bishop Wawire surprisingly led the church in fundraising for the governor to help him in the campaigns. In a video posted by a writer in his you tube channel.
Raila Amolo Odinga is a man whose political might across the political terrain can't be rubbed off at this moment when Kenya is headed to another general election as per the stipulation and dictates of the supreme law of the land-the Constitution. With just about seven months to the polls,Raila is continuing to reap big as his newly-formed Azimio La Umoja Movement is continuing to attract political bigwigs drawn from different parts of the country.
It was joy, hapiness, gratitude after Bungoma girl gets fee funding from well-wishers. Diana Nyokabi was set to repeat class 8 at Bungoma D.E.B Primary after failing to raise the fee threshold of Ksh. 53,554. The girl was earlier removed from the county scholarship beneficiary program on grounds that the family wasn't needy.