Aspirant causes stir, receives standing ovation at Orange House

A Migori County MCA aspirant on Wednesday caused a stir at Orange House and attracted a standing ovation from leaders and ODM party supporters.

Dr Geoffrey Ochieng’ had presented his nomination papers for Oruba-Ragana ward in Migori County ahead of the party primaries.

“He has caused an excitement. He is the newest sensation in the country’s politics. He is one foot tall,” ODM director of communication Philip Etale posted on his Facebook page.

He added: “He is a Doctor by Profession. His name is Dr Geoffrey Ochieng’, an MCA aspirant in Migori County.”

Mr Etale said Dr Ochieng’ visited ODM headquarters with a lot of excitement and anxiety.

“He attracted big crowds who just came to see him. And he received a standing ovation shortly after submitting his application forms to the National Elections Board,” said Mr Etale.

The ODM official said: “He is up to the task and ready to take on his able opponents.”

Oruba-Ragana ward is in Suna West Constituency, Migori County.

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