On Sunday 2nd of October 2022, President William Ruto visited one of Raila Odinga’s bedroom, Homa Bay, a place that is known to be like the heart of ODM party.
The area’s governor Gladys Wanga however did not attend the church service but she instead send a sweet message to the head of state.
In a statement, Wanga extended a warm welcome to the Head of State noting that she was unable to participate since she was away on official duties.
“I wish to extend a warm welcome to the President on behalf of the great people of Homa Bay and request him to feel at home.
“I’m however out of the county on official duty and will therefore be unable to join HE for the church service and have communicated the same to His Excellency.
“The people of Homa Bay have a culture of great hospitality and will warmly receive The President as he visits to pray with us,” her statement read.
However, Homa Bay Town Member of Parliament Peter Kaluma did not attend the event despite formal invite, blamed it on the communication from the office of the president.
“Just got information that President William Ruto will be in Homa Bay today. Welcome. I’m unable to be with you due to lack of means.
“Let there be better coordination in future so that the MP whose Constituency you’re visiting has information and is available to receive you,” Kaluma stated. More