Kenyans will be going to the ballot to vote new leaders in the next 10 months. Every general election in the country usually has six elective positions. Presidential, gubernatorial, senatorial, women' s representative, member of parliament, and member of county assembly are among these positions.
Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka. Photo/Facebook Bungoma County Deputy Governor (DG) Professor Charles Kibanani Ngome has urged Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka to be ready for a thrashing during next year's gubernatorial elections. Lusaka who served as Bungoma County's first governor from 2013 to 2017, has declared his bid for the gubernatorial seat, currently being held by Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati (WWW).
Governor Wangamati with Julius Court. Photo/Facebook Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati (WWW) on Tuesday hosted rare guests in the frame of United Kingdom (UK) Deputy High Commissioner Julius Court and Devolution Cabinet Secretary (CS) Eugene Ludovic Wamalwa. The two, among other dignitaries were in Bungoma for bilateral talks at the Governor's office.
Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati is a Kenyan national and politician currently serving as the second Governor of Bungoma on a Ford Kenya ticket. Wangamati came to power after defeating Kenneth Lusaka in the 2017 election. The former Governor Kenneth Makelo Lusaka was affiliated to the ruling Jubilee Coalition. He is now serving as the Senate Speaker.
Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati has shocked the residents of Western Kenya by ignoring Presidential candidates from Bungoma, Kakamega, Vihiga, Busia and Trans Nzoia. Governor Wycliffe Wangamati with his team at a funeral, source files. Speaking during the burial of former business mogul Mwereri, Wangamati said Mudavadi, Wetangula, Oparanya and Mukhisa Kituyi are very light candidates and their influence across the country is negligible.
According to the Kenyan constitution, general elections are held after every five years. There are six elective posts during the general elections which include; Presidency, Gubernatorial seat, Senatorial seat, Member of Parliament, Women Representative and Member of County Assembly. In Bungoma county, the Gubernatorial seat was first held by the current Senate Speaker Hon.
Dr Ademola with Governor Wangamati. Photo/Oliver Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati on Wednesday broke into a hearty laughter, orchestrated by a United Nations (UN) official. The first term County boss hosted representatives of various organisations among them Safaricom, Flying Doctors Society Africa and the United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA), before holding a joint press conference at his office.
Bungoma county governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati had yesterday dismissed One Kenya Alliance (OKA) as a non-entity, saying the 2022 Presidential race is between Deputy President Dr.William Ruto and the former Prime Minister who is also ODM Party leader,Raila Odinga. He was speaking during the requiem mass of the respected businessman in Bungoma Allan Waihumbu Njuguna aka Mwereri in Musikoma ,Kanduyi Constituency.
Governor Wangamati speaking to students at Cardinal Otunga girls. Photo/Facebook Over the last one month, Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati (WWW) has visited various high schools in the Country in order to meet students who are in school courtesy of the governor's scholarship initiative. He has visited students at Alliance, Kenya High School in Nairobi and Marand High School in Siaya County.
For one year now, Ford Kenya party has had wrangles over party leadership leading to formation of two splinter groups, one supporting Senator Wetangula and the other supporting Mp Wafula Wamunyinyi.Bungoma senator Moses Wetangula, he says nobody will remove him from party leadership, source files.
Bungoma county governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati has today urged farmers in Ndalu Ward to diversify their farming to improve livelihoods and boost household nutrition in the county. He was speaking in Tongaren where he kicked-off a 20-day Ukulima Mashinani initiative -a one -one-one engagement meetings and training sessions with 45,000 farmers a cross he county.
[Photo courtesy] Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati was born and bred in Kanduyi constituency in Bungoma county.He attended Kanduyi DEB and St Mary's Kibabii before proceeding to Musingu High School in Shisele location, Kakamega County.
Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati has declared that he does not fear anybody in the coming general election citing that his track record will get him back to office.Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati, he now dares anybody who wants to be Governor of Bungoma that it will not be a walk in the park, source files.
Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati has commissioned mass NHIF registration for the most vulnerable people in Bungoma county. NHIF Biometric expert explains the process to Governor Wangamati, source files. Speaking during the launch at Ndengelwa dispensary, Wangamati said transformation of Health services is part of his main agenda.
Bungoma governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati's 2022 reelection bid has received a major boost after a number of minority Members of County Assembly (MCAs) particularly those from Jubilee vowed to unite with the majority of their colleagues and support him. While at a function in Bungoma on Friday, Wangamati revealed that a good number of MCAs had resolved to rally behind his political and development agenda.
Bungoma county has been mentioned among counties that misused COVID 19 funds but the extent of misuse had not been made public till Senate Speaker Kenneth Makelo Lusaka talked about it.Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati, he is among the Governors whose counties have been put on spot on questionable COVID fund expenditure, source files.
It has been a norm that the haves are the ones to donate food to the have nots but here in Bungoma, the case seems to have changed for bodaboda operators of Bungoma County.
Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati has led county medical staff in rolling out of newly imported Coronavirus vaccine.Governor Wangamati registers at Bungoma Hospital before he receives COVID vaccination, one must give consent before being injected, source files.
The Second Governor of Bungoma county, Hon Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati have left many people shading tears of joy after he visited one of the residents of his county for a financial support.
Bungoma county governor Wycliffe Wafula Wangamati may soon be facing rough things as his relationship with the Members of the County Assembly turns sour each passing day.A lot of misunderstandings between the governor and the county MCAs have been experienced which poses a great doubt for the governor's future career.