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Otuoma quits ODM after losing Busia ticket, promises to support Raila - The Star, Kenya

A file photo of ODM leader Raila Odinga with Funyula MP Paul Otuoma at Ufungamano house. /MONICAH MWANGI. Funyula MP Paul Otuoma has ditched ODM, making good his threat of running for Busia governor as an independent candidate. Otuoma ...and more »

Busia repeat nominations to be held in Teso North, South only - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By LABAN WANAMBISI,. The Funyula MP garnered 63,752 votes against incumbent governor Sospeter Ojaamong's 92,358, sparking protests from Otuoma's supporters before he rejected the results. Photo/FILE. NAIROBI,. Kenya Apr 17 – The Orange ...and more »

Otuoma to run as independent if he loses poll - The Star, Kenya

I will vie for Busia governor as an independent candidate if ODM declines to give me the nomination certificate, Paul Otuoma has said. The Funyula MP on Monday addressed rallies at Marenga, Omena beach and Lunyofu in Port Victoria, Budalang'i ...and more »

Ojaamong, Otuoma ratchet up war of words - Daily Nation

Busia gubernatorial aspirants Paul Otuoma and Sospeter Ojaamong were on Monday night engaged in a verbal exchange live on NTV ahead of the scheduled repeat of nominations in two constituencies. Mr Ojaamong is the sitting governor while Dr Otuoma, ...and more »

ODM to repeat elections in two constituencies in Busia - The Standard (press release)

ODM will repeat party nominations in Teso North and South constituencies for the governor's seat. The results of the vote between the incumbent Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and Funyula MP Paul Otuoma were cancelled following massive ...and more »

I'll be on the ballot in Busia gubernatorial race, declares Otuoma - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By LABAN WANAMBISI, BUSIA, Kenya, Apr 19 – Embattled Funyula MP Paul Otuoma has vowed his name will on the ballot in the August 8 General Election to unseat Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong, days after ODM nullified his unprecedented victory in ...and more »

The alleged names behind Ojaamong's controversial win - TUKO.CO.KE

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong claimed he beat Funyula MP Paul Otuoma fair and square during ODM nominations. - The Friday, April 14, ODM nominations turned chaotic as Ojaamong was accused of rigging the election. - ODM NEB nullified results in ...and more »

Raila meets Otuoma and Ojaamong after TEARING into each other over Busia top seat - TUKO.CO.KE

ODM party leader Raila Odinga held a closed door meeting with Sospeter Ojaamong' and Paul Otuoma over the Busia nomination results. - There has been a stand-off between the two leaders after the results were nullified over voter irregularities ...and more »

ODM intervenes to forestall Ojaamong-Otuoma fallout - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By LABAN WANAMBISI, NAIROBI, Kenya Apr 18 – The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Secretary General Agnes Zani has now intervened to resolve a nomination dispute between Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and his competitor Paul Otuoma ...and more »

Elders send warning to Raila following Busia County nomination fiasco - TUKO.CO.KE

Busia elders have warned Opposition leader Raila Odinga against imposing a leader on the electorate. - The elders demanded that the Orange Democratic Movement hands Funyula MP Paul Otuoma the nomination certificate. - ODM announced on Monday ...and more »