Race To Succeed Wetang’ula Hots Up As Political And Communication Strategist Declares Interest For Senator-Ship


As the country gears up for a general election in August this year,  a Youthful leader cum political Analyst in has declared his interest in unseating Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula.

Advice Mundalo, a Communication Expert cum Mulembe Youth Movement National Chairman called on other aspirants including the incumbent to brace for the toughest campaign.

The Political science & Communication graduate has previously worked with Kenyatta University TV, KTN News, KBC and is currently a leading communication consultant, a leadership trainer & Manager for a leading real estate firm in Nairobi.

He stated that the county needs a paradigm shift because the county leadership have led up that moment when youths should take up leadership positions.

“As a youth leader  am throwing myself into the ring, and offering my candidature to be Bungoma senator in 2022.  Wetang’ula has announced to go for Presidency hence the seat should not be left unoccupied, am the alternative leader with a progressive mindset to take the county to the next level” he said.

Mundalo who hails from Misikhu ward in Webuye West constituency highlighted that he will prioritize education, Youth employment, health care and the Talent & Sports industry among the key areas he will focus most.

“Joblessness is hurting majority educated youths, healthcare is wanting in the county, it is worrying that the business of funeral services continues to thrive in the county,  education system has been neglected while talent Industry has been forgotten with no proper funding going to this industry that feeds thousands of youth., I will prioritize such areas if elected,” he said.

He said that he will focus in boosting the talent industry through performing arts and sports.

“I will invest more and equip our health sector so that our people would not waste their resources and time travelling far and wide looking for such services,” said the communication and political Strategist.

Addressing the press in Bumgoma town on Tuesday, Mundalo who has played key roles in helping youths through sports tournaments, Performing Arts & Career Mentorship Expos  states that it is time Youths ventured into politics to help shape the country and avoid sitting on the fence and complaining.

The leadership trainer and a graduate of the International Republican Institute (IRI) also pointed out that youths are very energetic and if elected they will help steer the country economically since they harbour the zeal, energy & goodwill to deliver.

The young politician when is also the spokesperson of the Kenya Youth Alliance that took keen interest in the BBI called on youths to take up the leadership positions with a wealth of experience, renewed energies and with better connections.

The Youthful Leader is also known to be  great friend to Former KFCB CEO Dr. Ezekiel Mutua. Mundalo  urged Bungoma voters to turn out in large numbers and vote for him come August.

So far Advice Mundalo and Bungoma County deputy governor Prof.Charles Ngome have announced their bids to unseat Wetang’ula in the coming elections.

Ngome has announced to vie for the county seat on Deputy President’s United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party. 

We are yet to confirm on which party Mundalo will be running but word has it that he is an executive in the management of the National Reconstruction Alliance, one of the newest political parties certified by the ORPP.

While Jacob Machacha a Webuye based businessman Jacob Machacha might vie on independent ticket.

Ambassador to DR.Congo George Masafu is to go for the seat on ODM while Kanduyi Mp Wafula Wamunyinyi the party leader of DAP-K is also allegedly set to announce to face Wetang’ula. 


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