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.
Oparanya Reacts To IEBC Accord To Suspend Gubernatorial Poll In Kakamega, Claim It Is a Rigging Plan
Courtesy Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has break his silence minutes after Independent Electoral and Boundary Commission Chairman Wafula Chebukati announces to suspend elections in Counties of Kakamega, Mombasa. Penning to his twitter page Dr Wycliffe Oparanya who also ODM deputy party leader claim the move to have gubernatorial poll in Kakamega County and Mombasa isa scheme to elections rigging.
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."
Hon. Cyrus Jirongo who is eyeing to succeed Governor Wycliffe Oparanya as the Kakamega County boss held a political rally at Lurambi Constituency Mahiakalo Ward today on the 21st of July 2022. Cyrus Jirongo was in the company of other leaders who are also eyeing various leadership seats in the forthcoming August 9th Elections.
It's close to a month remaining for Kenyans to head to the ballot and elect new leaders or give a second chance to the incumbent ones in various counties. Kakamega political kingpin and the incumbent governor Wycliffe Oparanya has welcomed and dubbed former senator of Kakamega County Boni Khalwale as a close friend.
As Deputy President William Ruto is expected to hold a mega rally at the Bukhungu Stadium in the Western region. Azimio allied Western region leaders have attacked DP Ruto disclosing their plans. The team which is led by Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has informed that the move by DP Ruto comes when it's too late and that the region is warming for Raila Odinga's Presidency.
Oparanya and county officials inspecting progress at Bukhungu Preparations for the Azimio la Umoja coalition campaigns in Kakamega on Saturday are in top gear with the event's organisers racing against time to have the podium and the tents in place. ODM deputy Party leader and Kakamega governor Wycliffe Oparanya accompanied by a delegation from the county have already paid a prior visit to the historic grounds to inspect the ongoing works.
Kenyans have reacted after Kakamega governor Wycliffe Oparanya posted this about what he will do as CS treasury. Through his official Facebook page he wrote "Am thinking on how to reorganize the National Budget to capture all promises Rt. Hon Raila Odinga has offered Kenyans when he forms government.,"
August 9th is fast approaching and political leaders across the country have intensified their campaigns to win the hearts of Kenyan voters. The majority of them have escalated their campaigns across the country to outsmart their opponents. A real contest is expected between the two leading coalitions, Azimio la Umoja and the Kenya Kwanza coalition.
Kakamega county is one of the counties having stiff competition in gubernatorial race.The two horses are FCPA Fernandes Barasa who is vying on Azimio ticket led by Raila Odinga as presidential candidate under the support of the current governor Wycliffe Oparanya.On the other hand the current senator Cleophas Malala is vying for gubernatorial seat under Kenya Kwanza ticket led by deputy president William Samoei Ruto.The two leaders met and ate on the same table together with Wyckliffe Oparanya.
With at least one month to election, presidential candidates are on a competitive vote hunting missions across the country. ODM leader Raila Odinga, Deputy president William Ruto and George Wajackoyah are considered the top contestants to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta. Raila rallied Kakamega county on Friday and Saturday drumming support for his bid.
The Kakamega County race to succeed outgoing Governor Wycliffe Oparanya is continuing to gain momentum ahead of the August 9th polls. (Photo, Courtesy) Senator Cleophas Malala is set to present his nomination papers to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to seek the commission's nod to contest for the seat.
Bungoma gubernatorial aspirant and the current governor Wycliffe Wangamati has outdone Moses Wetangula and his entire brigade rally in bungoma county today,earlier Kenya Kwanza was hunting votes for Deputy President William Ruto In Mt Kenya before Wycliffe Wangamati went for vote hunting,Wangamati who was accompanied by Devolution cabinet Secretary Eugene and sirisia member of Parliament John Walukhe stormed Mt Elgon seeking to paint the constituency blue,their commitment was met with commitment from residents who welcomed Wycliffe Wangamati.
The Kakamega county gubernatorial race has automatically changed as the Azimio la Umoja candidate shows the Kenya kwanza Alliance coalition candidate a cloud of dust in the latest Mizani polls. The ODM's candidate Fernandes Barasa is the most popular gubernatorial candidate in Kakamega County commanding the lead with 53.5%.
Military Doctor Opens Fire At A Bodaboda Rider Who Dropped His Daughter Home, Beat Her Up. A bodaboda rider on Thursday evening escaped death by a whisker after a Military doctor who was armed with a glock pistol and 42 rounds of 9mm calibre. This happened in Syokimau in Machakos county.
The race to succeed outgoing Kakamega County Governor Wycliffe Oparanya is gaining momentum with Kenya Kwanza Alliance and Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance as the top contenders for the seat. (Photo, Courtesy) Kakamega County Senator Cleophas Malala is keen to clinch the seat in the August 9th polls and has been conducting campaigns to spearhead his bid.
Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa, today delivered this message to deputy president William Ruto. After Ruto hit back at Eugene Wamalwa over recent slapping remarks made by him(Wamalwa). This happened as CS Wamalwa accompanied by Governor Wycliffe Oparanya attend funeral service of Charles Wangamati, where several Western leaders were in attendance.
ODM Chief Raila Odinga wins big in Bungoma County as leaders from the region team up ready to support his August 9th candidature. Leaders led by Noah Wekesa, Wafula Wamunyinyi and Wycliffe Wangamati have today announced that they will fully support Odinga's journey to State house. The trio has promised to campaign for Azimio La Umoja in the region.
How Raila Odinga Arrived In Mumias Complex To Launch Football Tournament In Honour Of Elijah Lidonde
The August general election is now moving closer as leaders continue with their campaigns across the country. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the Azimio La Umoja presidential candidate Hon Raila Odinga today launched a football tournament in honour of fge AFC Leopard legend Elijah Lidonde.
The campaign to replace outgoing Kakamega County Governor Wycliffe Oparanya is heating up, with Kenya Kwanza Alliance and Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance leading the pack. Senator Cleophas Malala of Kakamega County is hoping to win the seat in the August 9th elections and has been running campaigns to help him do so.