Barely hours after former US President Barack Obama visited Kogelo, Siaya, Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria was among the first politicians who took to social media to criticise.
“Why are they stopping even those who have brought a bull to Obama? We want Obama to go with it to the United States,” an agitated youth told Capital FM News.
Siaya Governor Cornel Rasanga refused to undergo security screening at Kogelo, where former US President Barack Obama is expected to inaugurate a project.
Kogelo explodes with joy as Obama returns to father’s village: Nyang’oma Kogelo village in Siaya County has come to life as villagers await the arrival of their son, former US President Barack Obama who jets into the country on Sunday.
Hotels in Kisumu County are recording high number of guests ahead of President Barack Obama’s visit this weekend.According to Deputy Governor Mathew Owili, most hotels in the lakeside city are already fully booked.
On any other day during the Fifa World Cup fiesta, K’Ogelo, a Siaya village in football-crazy western Kenya, would be abuzz with pundits, wagers, and the occasional tiffs between supporters of rival teams.
Residents have appealed to the US embassy to schedule a visit for President Barrack Obama at his ancestral home in Kogelo, Siaya when he visits Kenya next month.Governor Cornel Rasanga said he has talked with US Ambassador Robert Godec…