At least 30 governor Monday January 17 endorsed ODM leader Raila Odinga as the Azimio la Umoja movement (ALUM) flagbearer.
The endorsement will see Odinga run for president in the August general election this year.
The governors met in Naivasha for deliberations before endorsing their ALUM candidate.
The governors said they made the decision since Odinga will protect Counties as the “father of devolution.”
Machakos County governor Kivutha Kibwana who led the delegation also shelved his ambition for President.
Kibwana said residents of Makueni gave him the not to support ALUM.
At Payuka.Co.Ke, we have combined the list of governors who were present for you.
Kivutha Kibwana – Governor Makueni County
Charity Ngilu – Governor Kitui Couny
James Ongwae – Governor Kisii County
Hassan Joho – Governor Mombasa County
Cyprian Awiti – Governor Homa-bay County
Lee Kinyanjui – Governor Nakuru County
Martin Wambora – Governor Embu County
Ambetsa Oparanya – Governor Kakamega
Ndiritu Muriithi – Governor Laikipia
Wilber Otichilo – Governor Vihiga
Joseph Ole Lenku – Governor Kajiado
Francis Kimemia – Governor Nyandarua
Mohammed Kuti – Governor Isiolo
James Nyoro – Governor Kiambu
Patrick Khaemba – Governor Trans Nzoia
Anyang’ Nyong’o -Governor Kisumu
Alex Tolgos – Governor Elgeyo Marakwet
Mohamed Ali – Governor Marsabit
Anne Kananu – Governor Nairobi
Sospeter Ojaamong – Governor Busia
Granton Samboja – Governor Taita Taveta
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