Among those expected to be in the list of the first casualties include Nyakach MP Aduma Owuor, Mbita MP Millie Odhiambo, Ndhiwa MP Augustino Neto, Kasipul MP Oyugi Magwanga, Peter Kaluma of Homa-Bay Town and Omondi Anyanga of Nyatike.
Vihiga county residents are demanding immediate release of the ODM taskforce report which probed the role of the ODM members of Vihiga county assembly with claims of misappropriation of money through scandals perpetuated by the Vihiga county executive.
Barely a month after Uhuru Kenyatta signed a legislation allowing mergers of political parties and protecting those that change parties, the country has begun witnessing mass defections of elected leaders dissatisfied with their sponsoring parties.
The big question Kenyans are asking is why Migori town and its environs has been in the news over deaths as a result of love triangles. Last week, residents were treated to drama at an estate in Migori town when a wife found her husband with another woman in his house.
The rate at which cases of sodomy, incest and rape are rising is worrying. Issues of rape, defilement, sodomy among other ills used to be rare in learning institutions especially in primary and secondary schools.
The feuds bedevilling Njuri Ncheke Council of Elders caucus will never end soon if the current squabbles are anything to go by.
Already, politics has taken centre stage within the council ahead of next year’s polls. A camp allied to Governor Peter Munya has sworn to back him against Senator Kiraitu Murungi who is shifting from the senate to county politics.
Since its establishment 53 years ago, the OAU Charter which spells out non-interference has not been amended or reviewed in order to streamline it’s charter in order to meet the challenges that now face African states. The AU charter review committee has not formulated substantive amendments to mitigate internal conflicts which led to genocide in Rwanda, Boko Haram in Nigeria, Chad, conflict, Somali, Bukina Fasso or Somali.
Motivation for change of name varies from one situation to another. In my opinion, change of name should, at all times, be for the good of the recipient of the new name. Identity has been cited as the driving force behind change of some names. Religious organisations have had their names changed for reasons best known to selves.
Similarly, these places where students are burning dormitories share the name ‘school’ with Alliance or Mangu just because they have classrooms and blackboards. Most are mere juvenile care centres only different from babycare centres because of the age. Others are but fattening centres where adolescent where adolescents simply go to grow up at.
Raila, Mudavadi and Karua, who of late have been secretly burning mid-night oil working on a possible Super Alliance Coalition could use the opportunity to hold meetings that would see a single opposition presidential candidate to face off with President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2017.