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Malala Pulls Big as UDA Holds First NGC at Bomas



Sep 30, 2023
President William Ruto (in full yellow) is flunked by Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua (second right) and UDA Secretary-General Senator Cleophas Malala during the UDA's NGC Meeting held at the Bomas of Kenya on Friday 29th September, 2023. PHOTO/UDA

The Bomas of Kenya was abuzz with political energy today as the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) held its first National Governing Council (NGC) meeting since the appointment of Cleophas Malala as the party’s Secretary-General three months ago.

The outcome of the meeting has reaffirmed Malala’s influence and commitment to the party.

Cleophas Malala, the former Kakamega Senator, walked into the NGC meeting as a pivotal figure in the UDA hierarchy and emerged as an even bigger one.

The meeting was seen as a test of his leadership, with reports of internal plots to oust him from the position. However, those efforts proved futile as Malala came out stronger than ever.

In his address during the NGC meeting, UDA Party Leader, President William Ruto, praised Malala for his dedication and contributions to the party’s growth.

President Ruto highlighted that Malala’s efforts have been instrumental in elevating UDA to new heights. He emphasized that the UDA leadership is fully committed to supporting all endeavors that will firmly establish the party as a national force for the foreseeable future.

Despite rumors of sabotage attempts by a few party members, Malala displayed unwavering leadership throughout the NGC meeting. His resilience and ability to steer the event to a successful conclusion earned him accolades and admiration from party members and supporters across the nation.

Cleophas Malala has emerged as the UDA party’s newest star and a beloved figure among its members. His track record of attracting prominent political figures to the party, such as former Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wangamati, has solidified his position as a political force to be reckoned with.

Wangamati’s recent entry into UDA has brought significant gains for the party, further strengthening its presence and influence in Bungoma and beyond.

Malala’s ability to persuade influential leaders to join UDA demonstrates his political acumen and strategic vision.

As the sun set on the Bomas of Kenya on Friday, it was evident that Cleophas Malala had not only retained his position as UDA’s Secretary-General but had also cemented his role as a pivotal figure in the party’s quest for national prominence.

The NGC meeting marked another milestone in UDA’s journey, with Malala at the forefront, steering the party towards greater horizons.



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