PROFILE: Valentine Ogongo, agriculturalists and three time Suna West MP aspirant

Valentine Ogongo

Name: Valentine Diang’a Ogongo, Suna West MP Independent Candidate. Symbol ‘Rock’

Born: 1979, 14 Febuary

Education/Professional Background

  • Nyambeche Primary 86-93
  • St. Peters Abwao 94-95
  • Kokuro Secondary 96-97
  • Egerton University 99-2003
  • 2003- Stoney Athi Flower Company
  • 2004-06 Stancom Tobacco Kenya Limited
  • 2007-2012 Alliance One Tobacco Kenya Limited
  • 2012 Sep joined politics for 2013 general elections as Suna West MP
  • 2013- 2017 Businessman
  • 2017- Suna West MP race
  • 2018-2022 County Executive Agriculture-Migori county govt. Assistant chairperson for Agriculture CECs national caucus
  • 2022- Suna West MP

“I feel I can do better for this constituency that is why still seek voters mandate for the third time, I want transparency especially in procurement which has been opaque. Equally will ensure we have enough public participation and equity in distribution of resources and bursary,” he said.

Ogongo also seeks to have well equiped computer labs, improved infrastrute in primary and secondary schools.

“For the first time I will put up an Incubation center for innovations, talents and marketing of new ideas for youths,” he added.