The Orange Democratic Movement party is the current strongest party in Kenya because it has existed over the years since 2005 until now under party leader Raila Odinga, two deputy party leaders and Mombasa and Kakamega governors, Ali Hassan Joho and Wycliffe Oparanya respectively. Today political supremo Raila Amollo Odinga took his Azimio La Umoja program to Mombasa county to meet the coast dignitaries from five counties including host county Mombasa, Kilifi, Kwale, Lamu and Tana River.
Fresh details now indicate that the claims being made about tycoon Jimmy Wanjigi helping the ODM party financially are baseless and falsehoods. The business mogul, an ally of ODM leader Raila Odinga, has for some time now been seen as one of the people bankrolling the political outfit, especially during presidential elections.
Kakamega governor Wycliffe Oparanya, also the deputy party leader Of the Orange Democratic Movement, has completely changed tune on the presidency and it can be concluded that he has shelved his ambition in favour of his mentor and political boss Raila Odinga. The second term governor is no longer interested in the presidency and does not want to deputise his boss in 2022.
ODM leader Raila Odinga ( Photo Courtesy) As the President Uhuru Kenyatta succession race gains momentum ahead of the next general election, ODM leader Raila Odinga is hoping that he gets his political game plan right this time round in a bid to springboard his State House ambitions.
Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya is a Kenyan politician serving as the incumbent governor of Kakamega County .He was born on 25th March 1956 in Butere,Western Kenya. Oparanya was previously Minister of State for Planning, National Development and Vision 2030 in the government of President Mwai Kibaki. Wycliffe Oparanya is one of those who have embraced polygamy.
Deputy president William Ruto is known as an intelligent crowd mover due to his political jokes which leave gatherings requesting for more from him. During a rally in ODM deputy party leader Wycliffe Oparanya's county,Ruto brought Kakamega town to a standstill after commanding a huge crowd on his arrival.
Raila Odinga is among the top leaders who got presidential ambition come next election to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta. The former prime minister ,and the ODM leader has been vying for the topbseat for almost 5 times and has fail to succeed. Now 2022 general election is approaching and according to me ,this would be a tough political journey for Raila Odinga ,Major reasons being this ;
Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga in a previous meeting (Photo Courtesy) The race to State House is set to be so stiff in the upcoming General elections as top political bigwigs are set to battle off in the ballot as Kenyans will decide their next president.
Businessman and presidential aspirant Jimmy Wanjigi has now vowed to revisit Migori County despite being pelted by goons. Jimmy has on Friday evening claimed that the people of Migori have interest in what he wants to say. The Billionaire has taken war to Raila's doorsteps after he has revealed to tour other counties in Nyanza.
Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha has told parents CBC was well-researched before its implementation.Magoha said time to discuss merits and demerits of the new curriculum is long gone. "Why should someone who is well-educated claim the CBC did not go through parliament yet the document stuck there for six months?"
The four-day Nyanza visit through financial specialist Jimi Wanjigi and his journey to turn into the ODM party official competitor in 2022 is taking steps to part the Raila Odinga–drove outfit. Most recent expressions and activities seem to have shocked Mr Odinga's partners, with ODM agent party pioneer Wycliffe Oparanya and public administrator John Mbadi currently blaming him for running an unlawful equal party activity.
The famous business Man from Mt Kenya Jimmy Wanjigi has decided to fight with Raila Odinga for Odm Party tickets in the upcoming general election. He joins others like Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya and Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho who have also shown interest for the ticket. However, Jimmy Wanjigi has said that competing with Raila Odinga for Odm Party ticket is the a clear way of showing democracy.Jimmy Wanjigi feels thst Odm is democratic party and has clearly stated that he will challenge Raila Odinga for the party ticket.
The ODM party leader Raila Odinga has on Monday set new conditions before he makes the final announcement on his presidential bid. Speaking during Azimio La Umoja in Kajiado County as part of his continued engagement with various communities, the former Prime Minister has now made it clear that he'll only declare his Presidency after confirming that his voters have been registered for ID's and voter's cards.
Photo|Courtesy The Kakamega County Governor Wycliffe Oparanya, who is also the deputy party boss of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has changed his position on running for President. It may be assumed that he has placed his ambitions on hold in favor of his boss and political master Raila Odinga.
At the grassroot and county politics,the gubernatorial seat is the most contested one. This year,some of the popular governors are serving their last term. This list includes;Ali Hassan Joho (Mombasa), Zacharia Okoth Obado(Migori), Wycliffe Oparanya (Kakamega), Kivutha Kibwana (Makueni), Alfred Mutua (Machakos), Cyprian Awiti(Homabay) and Cornel Rasange(Siaya)
The orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga was toady accampanied by several leaders to Kiambu county where he signed currently addressing the residents. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the orange democratic movement party leader Hon Raila Odinga was welcomed like a king in the region as he look for mount Kenya votes.
Today, Wednesday 15th Sept 2021, Orange Democratic Movement party leader and the former prime minister right Hon. Raila Amolo has stormed President Uhuru Kenyatta's backyard in Kiambu county, where he has taken his charm offensive to drum up more support for his 2022 presidential bid as well as popularize his Orange Democratic Movement party.
Kakamega senator Cleophas Malala a member of Amani National Congress (ANC) in an interview at radio citizen claimed that presidential candidates William Ruto and Raila Odinga were not fit to hold office. Deputy president William Ruto taking oath of office in 2013 (photo courtesy) The youthful senator alleged that Raila Odinga and deputy president William Ruto were very bitter and should not be given the chance to sit on presidential throne.
Kakamega governor Wycliffe Oparanya, also the deputy party leader Of the Orange Democratic Movement, has seriously changed tune on the presidency and it can be concluded that he has put his ambition in favour of his mentor and political leader Raila Odinga. The governor is no longer interested in the presidency bid and does not want to deputise his Raila Odinga come next year general elections.
Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka on Tuesday told the Church not to view politicians as “top of the range sinners,” as debate continues to rage on pulpit politicking.Mr Musyoka said all, including political leaders, who go to church should be treated the same. Mr Musyoka was reacting to the recent move by the Anglican Church of Kenya to bar politicians from addressing the congregation in the sanctuary.