Comedian and radio presenter Felix Odhiambo Odiwuor aka Jalang’o was awarded life membership by the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).
Jalong'o officially joined ODM on Thursday, July 15 and was awarded life membership in a ceremony presided over by party Secretary General Edwin Sifuna.
"Comedian and radio presenter Felix Odhiambo Odiwuor aka Jalang’o today officially joined the biggest political movement in the country. He was handed the Life Membership certificate by SG Edwin Sifuna," ODM said in a statement.
Jalang'o together with Lawyer Steve Ogola and former Gor Mahia Treasurer Sally Bolo among others have shown interest in the Langata parliamentary seat seeking to unseat current MP Nixon Korir in 2022.
"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,” Jalang'o said in a previous interview with a local TV station.
The party also presented Life Membership Certificates to Maurice Juma Okumu and Francis Aganda at its headquarters in Lavington.