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Michael Kijana Wamalwa

Date of Birth: 25/11/1944
Place of Birth: Bungoma County, Kenya
Died: 23/08/2003


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Linking in the Luo

The main opposition parties, Mwai Kibaki's Democratic Party, Michael Kijana Wamalwa's Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-Kenya and Charity N'gilu's Social Democratic Party, boycotted the debate, insisting that an open constitutional reform process should include civic groups as well as political leaders...


Ethnic straitjackets

With Odinga's NDP and Michael Kijana Wamalwa's Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-Kenya now in alliance with Moi, the most credible anti-government grouping is Kibaki's DP...


Up with Biwott

However, the Luhya members of the opposition Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-Kenya, led by Michael Wamalwa Kijana, favour an alliance with Moi...


Before the storm

But Moi’s triumph was due to three opposition parties - Raila Odinga’s National Development Party (22 seats),Michael Wamalwa Kijana’s Ford-K (18) and George Moseti Anyona’s Kenya Social Congress (one seat)...


Seriously, though

Then as the horror unfolded, compassion and civic duty took over, producing some unexpected political events: • In a rare show of unity, Moi drove to the bomb site on the day after the massacre with his opponent, Democratic Party leader Mwai Kibaki, the Social Democratic Party’s Charity Ngilu and KANU allies, Raila Odinga of National Development Party and Michael Wamalwa Kijana of the Forum for Democracy-Kenya...


Hugging the opposition

Moi touts the merits of ‘partnership’ between his ruling KANU and three small opposition parties with ethnic bases in western Kenya: Raila Odinga’s NDP (22 of the 222 members of Parliament), Michael Kijana Wamalwa’s Ford- Kenya (18 seats) and George Moseti Anyona’s Kenya Social Congress (one MP, Anyona)...


Moi's last lap

The prospects of an opposition vice-president are negligible, although Mark arap Too managed to persuade three opposition luminaries - Raila Odinga (Luo, National Development Party), Michael Wamalwa Kijana (Bukusu, Forum for the Restoration of Democracy-Kenya), and Charity K...


Close shave

Support for the other presidential candidates reflected the narrowness of their ethnic bases: Raila Odinga for the National Development Party (NDP), among the Luo; Michael Wamalwa Kijana for the Forum for Democracy- Kenya, Bukusu; Charity K...


The voting business

Ngilu of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Mwai Kibaki, leader of the Democratic Party (DP), Michael Wamalwa Kijana of Ford-Kenya and Raila Odinga of the National Development Party...


A sudden conversion

The opposition delegates to the IPPG included MPs who either had prior KANU contacts or were disenchanted with the NCEC: Martin Shikuku (Ford-Asili), Achieng Oneko (Ford- Kenya), Kennedy Kiliku, Martha Karua and Kiraitu Murungi (Democratic Party) and Kijana Wamalwa...


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