List Of KUPPET Officials Contesting For Political Seats In 2022 General Elections
|KUPPET Official||Current Position||Political seat|
|Omboko Milemba||KUPPET National Chairman||Emuhaya constituency MP|
|Ronald Tonui||KUPPET Assistant National Treasurer||Bomet Central Constituency MP|
|Ms Catherine Wambilyanga,||KUPPET national secretary gender||woman rep Bungoma County|
|Akelo Misori||KUPPET Secretary General||Homabay county governor|
|Mr Edward Obwocha||national secretary secondary representative- KUPPET||Kitutu Masaba constituency MP|
|Julius Korir||National vice chairman KUPPET||Soy Constituency MP|
|Sammy Chelang’at||National Secretary Tertiary representative- KUPPET||Baringo North Constituency MP|
|Wicks Njenga||National Treasurer KUPPET||Kabete Constituency MP|
|Zablon Awange||Kisumu county KUPPET executive secretary||Kisumu central MP|
|Augustine Luketelo||Busia county KUPPET executive secretary||Bumula constituency|
|Justus Kimeu||Makueni county KUPPET executive secretary||Machakos senatorial seat|
|Paul Rotich||Nandi county KUPPET executive secretary|
|Mary Rotich||Kericho county KUPPET executive secretary||Kericho county woman representative|
Currently, Kuppet has the highest number of politicians who are doubling up as national office union officials and members of Parliament.
National Chairman Omboko Milemba is the MP for Emuhaya. Assistant National Treasurer Ronald Tonui is the MP for Bomet Central Constituency, while the national secretary gender, Ms Catherine Wambilyanga, is the woman rep Bungoma County. Mr Tonui is a two term MP.
the push for Kuppet officials to seek elective positions in the General Election will enable them to serve teachers better and also get an opportunity to serve their communities.
The three Kuppet officials being in Parliament has helped teachers more than they could have if they were not MPs, he added. For instance, he said, Mr Milemba has been at the forefront in championing allocation of more funds to the teaching fraternity.
While the Kuppet Constitution does not bar union officials from contesting for political elective posts, critics have accused the officials of neglecting their duties in the union to enter into politics.
List Of knut Officials Contesting For Political Seats In 2022 General Elections
|Lucy Machuki||Gucha executive secretary||Kisii Representative positions|
|Mildred Ogogo||Siaya Woman Representative||Siaya Woman Representative positions|
|Cornel Ojuok||Homa Bay Executive-secretary||MCA|
|Eliud Ombori||Rachuonyo Executive-secretary||MCA|
|Ndung’u J||executive-secretary Nyandarua North||MCA|
|John Njata||Muranga South executive-secretary||MCA|
|Julius Taitumu||Nyambene executive-secretary||MP|
|Kasimba Ngui||Yatta executive-secretary||MP|