BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,15TH JULY,2021-Celebrated media personality Phelix Odiwuor, popularly known as Jalang’o has officially joined the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).
Jalas who has made clear his intentions to vie for the Lang’ata parliamentary seat in 2022 also registered as a life member of the party.
While making the announcement, ODM Secretary General Edwin Sifuna shared pictures of the Kiss 100 presenter putting on the Orange colours.
@ThisIsJalas ako ndani! Wewe una ngoja?Sifuna wrote
The Langata parliamentary seat has attracted interest from many aspirants including ODM leader Raila Odinga’s personal assistant Silas Jakakimba.
Other aspirants seeking to unseat current MP Nixon Korir include Lawyer Steve Ogola and former Gor Mahia Treasure Sally Bolo among others.
However, Jalas has previously exuded confidence that he will sweep his competitors to clinch the seat.
I am going to be the next MP of Langata. Youths change your votes. Come and vote for us to build a new Langata. I am campaigning for myself. I am very serious, I am the next MP of Langata. Mark this day. I don’t go for things I can’t get. And once I have I said it…. start getting used to your future MP,” he said.he said in a previous interview with NTV