The race to succeed President Kenyatta, who is currently serving his final term in office, is already at an all-time high, with the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance flag bearer Honorable Raila Amollo Odinga and his Kenya Kwanza Alliance counterpart Honorable William Samoei Ruto appearing to be the front-runners.
Both Odinga and Deputy President William Ruto are thought to have popularized their political parties in many districts of Kenya, making them more popular than other presidential contenders vying for the position, which is expected to be empty in August. When President Kenyatta’s two terms in office come to an end, this is when he will officially step down.
With less than sixty days till the next general election, politicians can still be observed switching from one political party to another, particularly from the Kenya Kwanza Alliance to the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance.
This will help them inherit their selected political posts as MCAs, MPs, Senators, Women Representatives, and Governors in the upcoming general elections.
Raila receives defectors from Ruto’s camp
After fifty coordinators and mobilizers quit the UDA party, Odinga’s Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya Alliance camp reaps large from Ruto’s camp.
According to Nation News, the Laikipia Country Governor Honorable Nderitu Murithi, who is one of Azimio’s important friends, welcomed fifty UDA party coordinators and mobilizers to Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya.
Following the confirmation of four more Machakos County UDA leaders joining the Azimio alliance today and pledging to support leader Wiper Kalonzo, Deputy President William Ruto suffered yet another big defeat in his effort to capture 2 million Ukambabi votes in the lower east.
The region, despite growing political antagonism between Mutua and Muthama. According to an exclusive political report published Saturday afternoon by Nation Media Group, leaders working with Johnson Muthama and other county UDA officials have agreed to cut relations with Ruto and back Kalonzo’s county wiper candidates.