James Orengo

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James Orengo alisema : "Leo tumeona miujiza hapa, Murkome amemuita Raila Baba, hiyo ni miujiza ," External link

tuko Sunday, January 26, 2020 10:24:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “My Lords the DPP served me with these authorities today and I have not had time to go through them. I am therefore asking for adjournment to enable me prepare myself adequately,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, January 26, 2020 7:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As you are aware that the Division of Revenue forms the basis upon which the two levels of government prepare legal instruments for public expenditure. The National Assembly proceeded to publish, consider and pass an Appropriation Act setting up expenditure for National Government. Therefore, as the counties are headed to a halt sooner rather than later, the national government has continued to operate unobstructed,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Let us adjourn debate for ten minutes so that we agree on the list. Let us not proceed as a divided House. I am persuaded by the views expressed by members,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, January 22, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Let us adjourn debate for ten minutes so that we agree on the list. What is going on could be tantamount to blocking people from expressing their views. Let’s not proceed as a divided House. I am persuaded by the views expressed by members,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "Good leaders are chosen by God. I urge the clergy and Christians to understand we have only one bishop and one church to serve God. If we serve God in truth and good deeds, we will realise development," External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:13:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and a formation of Jubilee, where Uhuru Kenyatta is playing a role,” External link

standardmedia Monday, January 13, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “There are times when revolutions eat their own children, government eats their own people. The government will punish you more than it will punish me,” External link

tuko Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “In another one year, you will be crying in my office for me to come and represent you,” External link

tuko Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We may have to do with this IEBC for purposes of the referendum but make sure it goes after the referendum because, in my view, this IEBC is a criminal enterprise. It really should go,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, January 10, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “It is an egg and chicken question. We may have to do with this IEBC for the purposes of the referendum, but in my view, this IEBC is a criminal enterprise, but because they are going to hold one single election, I think we can live with it,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, January 9, 2020 4:36:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Commission ) : "We need free, accountable and transparent elections. Over the years, problems have come after the elections. That is because the Commission does not carry out a free and fair election in terms of accountability and accuracy," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

James Orengo told : “Some of the recommendations need to go to the people. The referendum should be conducted not later than end of June or July in preparation for the 2022 elections,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 7, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “There is going to be another meeting in Kakamega. This is a national process. In the Friday meeting, the people of Nyanza will come together to develop resolutions to be presented to the BBI committee. This is part of the second phase of the process that involves public participation,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 7, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The second phase will commence actively when the committee is gazetted. The president has not gazetted the renewal of its term,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 7, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We want to see matters that are policy and statutory in nature. The committee needs to start working as early as possible,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We can’t drag this process beyond October because it will be compromised by the election cycle,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, January 3, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The questions raised in the BBI report and the recommendations made are so fundamental that they must be addressed through a populous initiative," External link

standardmedia Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:36:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Central Kenya ) : “I am pleading with Kenyans, we can talk about politics and the constitution. Many countries have made experiments. What the President has come up with is for Kenyans to discuss. Please let us discuss this. Kenya is bigger than all of us,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, December 31, 2019 8:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Building Bridges ) : “The spirit of the Building Bridges Initiative is to reconcile Kenyans and next year we will have a proper debate on BBI,” External link

standardmedia Friday, December 27, 2019 12:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The Senate has not been able to play its role within the constitutional arrangement. We have come to a consensus that you do not need to have the Senate if those powers are not going to be shared with the National Assembly. We either have it or not,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We also suggest that the prime minister position needs to be more empowered, not as weak as proposed in the BBI,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : "This country wants to see Mr Odinga lead it to Canaan through the BBI," External link

nation-ke Sunday, December 22, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Let us give our views on the BBI report based on pertinent issues to make this country better in future,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 20, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The Senator has said it all. The Senate should be empowered and Kenyans should decide,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 20, 2019 5:28:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “Our client has a right to be given opportunity to respond to accusations,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, December 18, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Court Judge ) : “Muteti has made several similar applications before the High Court and were all declined and they have not yet appealed,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, December 18, 2019 1:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued ( about Commission ) : “Standing orders take into consideration provisions of the Constitution. As it is, there is no complaint made to Parliamentary Service Commission or the Speaker that they have breached provisions of the Constitution,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 17, 2019 2:58:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “In the coastal region, issues of absentee landlords are still unresolved and most of the people are landless. All that is in government records,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:12:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : "We only have one person who has this country's best interests at heart. Only Raila Odinga can liberate Kenya from economic, political and social problems facing Kenya owing to his longevity in the battle for multiparty democracy," External link

tuko Saturday, December 7, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

James Orengo insisted : “We didn’t mind the pressure from the diplomats. We had learnt how to handle them since the days of (Raila’s father and founding vice-president) Jaramogi (Oginga Odinga). The handshake only came after a lot of thinking and consultation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, December 5, 2019 4:42:00 PM EAT

James Orengo insisted : “We didn’t mind the pressure from the diplomats. We had learnt how to handle them since the days of (Raila’s father and founding vice-president) Jaramogi (Oginga Odinga). The handshake only came after a lot of thinking and consultation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “Our client has a right to be given an opportunity to respond to accusations,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are being overly conservative, which is not quite right. Even in our law courts, we dress better than the English. In the English Supreme Court, they do not wear the robes and wigs that we wear,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, December 1, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We seek this court's conservatory orders restraining the DCI, DPP and IG from otherwise instituting criminal proceedings against Manduku on the basis of the impugned investigations and recommendations of the DPP and DCI, until this petition is heard and determined,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “An order of stay be and is hereby granted of any criminal charges and proceedings instituted against Manduku during the pendency of this application and petition until it is heard and determined,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “It is only KPA and a few of their staff members including Manduku that have been singled out for investigations by the DPP and DCI leaving out other government institutions involved in the procurement, planning and execution of the said works,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The DPP and DCI have mounted a scurrilous media campaign against Manduku, publicizing the investigations against him and the recommendations to charge him thus denying him the right to be presumed innocent until the contrary is proved,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Today we should not be talking about what divides us but rather what unites the country. The most important thing with the ‘handshake’ is that it put Kenya in one tent — the tent of unity,” “If we get it wrong again, I can’t imagine where we’ll be taking this country to because since independence, we’ve behaved as if this country shall never be in one tent,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, November 28, 2019 10:09:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Gideon Ochanda ) : “Ochanda was the greatest beneficiary in 2013 of the process that he is now dismissing,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 11, 2019 11:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "If you look at the borrowing in Kenya today, 90 percent is being done by the republic. Kenya is approaching the situation that was there in Greece," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 3:47:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "Ruto must declare his stand on the BBI. Those he has lined up to oppose the document must also give us the alternative they're proposing. Let them put their proposal on the table" External link

kenyan-post Sunday, November 3, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "Ruto must declare his stand on the BBI. Those he has lined up to oppose the document must also give us the alternative they're proposing. Let them put their proposal on the table" External link

tuko Sunday, November 3, 2019 8:54:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "You can't pretend to be in government and at the same time oppose its agenda. We want you to declare your stand on the BBI and Mau Forest evictions," External link

standardmedia Sunday, November 3, 2019 12:14:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As you are aware that the Division of Revenue forms the basis upon which the two levels of government prepare legal instruments for public expenditure. The National Assembly proceeded to publish, consider and pass an Appropriation Act setting up expenditure for the National Government. Therefore, as the counties are headed to a halt sooner rather than later, the national government has continued to operate unobstructed,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 8, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Police arrested them with a lot of drama but are now slowing the case by not supplying the documents. This was supposed to be a day of pre-trial which would ensure the case proceeds not only expeditiously but also fairly but the DPP is delaying us,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "Nasa lawyers represented him all the way to the Court of Appeal and got orders to allow him back. And many of us have been in exile... I think that we should stop lamentations and fight it out in the courts," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 23, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "When you normalise and illegality, that is the beginning of impunity. The National Assembly is drunk with its own wine but as the Senate, we should not take their route. This is not the last time they are hearing of this matter," External link

tuko Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "When you normalise and illegality, that is the beginning of impunity. The National Assembly is drunk with its own wine but as the Senate, we should not take their route. This is not the last time they are hearing of this matter," External link

tuko Wednesday, September 18, 2019 9:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As you are aware that the Division of Revenue forms the basis upon which the two levels of government prepare legal instruments for public expenditure. The National Assembly proceeded to publish, consider and pass an Appropriation Act setting up expenditure for National Government. Therefore, as the counties are headed to a halt sooner rather than later, the national government has continued to operate unobstructed,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 5, 2019 4:03:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “We plead to the court that you do not get attracted to the figures on this charge sheet. The amount is contested. There is a whole process in computing and demanding money. The amount is speculative,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 24, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "Its evidently clear that Mr Karanja cannot be put in custody going by his medical condition. We are a state governed by the bill of rights," External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 23, 2019 2:20:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "There is no way a tax dispute of this magnitude could have been concluded when she was summoned," External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 23, 2019 2:20:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : “There are some people hell-bent on talking about 2022 politics and would want to muddy the waters by dragging in anyone. Raila talked about party elections next year and I dare anyone to produce a clip or audio stating otherwise,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 19, 2019 1:03:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “What is clear to us, though, is that ODM will field a candidate in the 2022 polls,” External link

kenyan-post Friday, August 16, 2019 3:42:00 PM EAT

James Orengo wrote : "A more substantive response would be provided in due course," External link

standardmedia Friday, August 16, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders' consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, August 8, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Ekuru Aukot ) : "We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders’ consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, August 7, 2019 12:36:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Senate Speaker ) : “What we are asking the court is to declare that a Speaker of a House of Parliament must first seek the concurrence of a Speaker of the other House as to whether the bill is one that concerns counties before it can be passed into law,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, August 4, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The taxman, in cahoots with the government, is employing a deterrent measure. The government feels betting firms are turning the country into a casino economy; secondly, it is about your behaviour by conducting business as a company with a lot of money,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 31, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Ekuru Aukot ) : "We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders’ consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans," External link

standardmedia Monday, July 29, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders' consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans,” External link

standardmedia Monday, July 29, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Senate Speaker ) : “What we are asking the court is to declare that a Speaker of a House of Parliament must first seek the concurrence of a Speaker of the other House as to whether the bill is one that concerns counties before it can be passed into law,” External link

standardmedia Monday, July 29, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "I am asking Ruto to record a statement about this dams saga. I am ready to help him record the statement and also represent him in court," External link

tuko Saturday, July 27, 2019 8:35:00 PM EAT

James Orengo told : “No one has even seen the Bill itself,” External link

kenyan-post Friday, July 26, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "Treasury is the nerve centre in any activity that takes place in a nation. Rotich sits in Cabinet meetings in order of priority. Uhuru's move to fire him shows he is serious in fighting corruption," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Building Bridges ) : “Punguza Mizigo Bill cannot be amended and was not subjected to the conversation, unlike what Building Bridges Initiative is doing. No one has even seen the Bill itself,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “In writing history, they will talk about Uhuru Kenyatta’s tenure. Ruto will not feature,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo stated : “The Government has become dysfunctional. It is at cross-purposes,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued : “The DP has made his ambitions of 2022 presidency clear, which is making it hard for him to serve the President,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “To bring sense in the management of Government, the President should dismiss and reconstitute the Cabinet,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “A witness can speak for long hours, days or even weeks, and recording accurately is not easy,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued ( about Building Bridges ) : “Punguza Mizigo Bill cannot be amended and was not subjected to conversation, unlike what Building Bridges Initiative is doing. No one has even seen the Bill itself,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders' consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans,” External link

standardmedia Monday, July 22, 2019 6:54:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Ekuru Aukot ) : "We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders’ consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans," External link

standardmedia Sunday, July 21, 2019 12:45:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “If institutions do not work in accordance with the law, anarchy can easily set in. This kind of violation of the Constitution is gross and susceptible to ridicule,” External link

nation-ke Friday, July 19, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Senate Speaker ) : “What we are asking the court is to declare that a Speaker of a House of Parliament must first seek the concurrence of a Speaker of the other House as to whether the bill is one that concerns counties before it can be passed into law,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 19, 2019 12:41:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The Senate is an important institution with legislative budget making a role in the country... there's an enactment of laws which require its input while there are more others in the pipeline that deal with counties, yet they have been left out. It is our view that the court sets it out clear that bills relating to county governments must be in accordance with the law," External link

nation-ke Thursday, July 18, 2019 1:32:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raphael Tuju ) : “There are some people in the Tangatanga movement — if you attack or touch Tuju now or in future, you will have touched all of us. He will not vacate any of the positions he is holding. We will defend him with everything we have,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “He cannot undermine his party leader who already offered an olive branch to my leader. There is currently no wall between us,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 17, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raphael Tuju ) : “As it stands today, Mr Tuju is a very critical player in the governance of this country,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raphael Tuju ) : “There are some people in the Tanga Tanga movement, if you attack or touch Mr Tuju, you have touched all of us,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Secretary General ) : “As the Jubilee Secretary-General, don’t be shaken or distracted. We are with you and the president in the push for a new democratic wave or transition to a government of national unity,” External link

kenya-today Friday, July 12, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Tuju is a very clinical player in the governance of this country as a Cabinet Secretary and Secretary General of the ruling party Jubilee… And those trying to plead that Tuju can go out of the positions he has at the moment, you are not the appointing authorities. So the deputy president must learn not to undermine the head of state,” External link

kenya-today Friday, July 12, 2019 9:16:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “This letter is good evidence to attach to an affidavit to show the National Assembly was not following the law,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, July 12, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The committee that will inquire into matters raised in this petition should direct the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to give death certificates within two weeks. This is the best way to honour the departed. I once again sent my condolences to affected families,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, July 2, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings, our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and a formation of Jubilee where Uhuru Kenyatta is playing a role,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, June 30, 2019 11:32:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “This probably will be one of the most important judicial matters raised in the High Court. The decision made by the Court will contribute greatly to the laws of and jurisprudence of this land,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, June 22, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As a council, we are urging him (Matiang’i) to go for the highest seat in the country. Unfortunately, he has personally not declared interest, but should count on our support if he does,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, June 17, 2019 3:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo added : “You have said categorically that people should forget about 2022 because you want to build this nation to ensure inclusivity, which is becoming a reality,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, June 16, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

James Orengo stated : "I know two of you (Raila and Uhuru) mean well for the country, but it's not enough, you must do it," External link

thestarkenya Saturday, June 15, 2019 7:08:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “How sweet today that you can share this platform. It was difficult even to live in my own town. Now I can sleep,” External link

nation-ke Friday, June 14, 2019 10:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "With my colleague Julije Soweto Aulo we got this for the party. National Treasury has to comply with clear and mandatory judicial orders. Political parties also have enumerated rights under the law. Viva ODM!" External link

kenyan-post Monday, June 10, 2019 1:34:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We appreciate the handshake, but we will not be silent when we see the government openly violating the Constitution,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, June 5, 2019 4:03:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "They should ask where a human face has come from and how it has landed on the notes," External link

allafrica Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:28:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As a lawyer I have to say this, the new notes are unconstitutional because there is the portrait of the Mzee Jomo Kenyatta,” External link

standardmedia Monday, June 3, 2019 12:45:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “They should ask where a human face has come from and how it has landed on the notes,” External link

nation-ke Monday, June 3, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “It is purely to secure the removal of Justice Mwilu from office and has nothing to do with fighting corruption. The charges are a collateral attack on the entire Judiciary and we cannot allow the court to continue,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, June 1, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “It is purely to secure the removal of Justice Mwilu from office and has nothing to do with fighting corruption. The charges are a collateral attack on the entire Judiciary and we cannot allow the court to continue,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, June 1, 2019 12:30:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “The criminals are known, and I am sure by the end of the week they will be known. If there is a con man, then it is known who that is and (Dr) Ruto should not talk about corruption,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “There are those who are running here and there, but they do not even know who their party leaders are. As ODM, our house is in order. They think they are organised but we are way ahead of them,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We hope this is not persecution of Mr Malala because of his demand for a statement by the Interior ministry on the Matungu killings,” External link

nation-ke Monday, May 20, 2019 9:47:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We hope this is not persecution of Mr Malala because of his demand for a statement by the Interior ministry on the Matungu killings,” External link

nation-ke Monday, May 20, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "President Uhuru Kenyatta has three years left before he leaves office. If he does not act now, the graft will find its root even deeper into government structures because we have a busy schedule ahead of us," External link

nation-ke Sunday, May 12, 2019 10:19:00 AM EAT

James Orengo alitangaza : “Baada ya ibada takatifu katika kanisa la Ranga’la, nilijiunga na washiriki wengine kuchangisha pesa zitakazo saidia kulipatia kanisa sura mpya,” External link

tuko Monday, April 29, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “There are no compelling reasons to deny the accused bail. The accused are presumed innocent unless proven guilty,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 29, 2019 7:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "I must say here that these forums are just mere talk shop and this is why most of the recommendations made in the past have not been implemented," External link

kenyastar Friday, April 19, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “A vote for Ochieng is a vote for Ruto,” External link

kenyastar Friday, April 19, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “A vote for Ochieng is a vote for Ruto,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Even before you go into pushing for individual statutes that you want Parliament to pass, I am hoping you can work on having this summit anchored in law,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, April 16, 2019 11:15:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "I must say here that these forums are just mere talk shop and this is why most of the recommendations made in the past have not been implemented," External link

kenyastar Tuesday, April 16, 2019 1:31:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “The question of the Island called Migingo which is in the territory of Kenya is undisputed as part of Kenya. That issues should be resolved and I am advising President Uhuru Kenyatta that the matter should be taken to the ICJ,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 15, 2019 8:34:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The question of the island called Migingo which is in the territory of Kenya is undisputed as part of Kenya,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 15, 2019 1:02:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The question of Migingo being in the territory of Kenya is undisputed; we need to resolve the issue at the International Court of Justice,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, April 14, 2019 3:36:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “The question of the Island called Migingo which is in the territory of Kenya is undisputed as part of Kenya. That issues should be resolved and I am advising President Uhuru Kenyatta that the matter should be taken to the ICJ,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 14, 2019 1:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and formation of Jubilee, where President Kenyatta is playing a role” External link

nation-ke Sunday, April 14, 2019 10:43:00 AM EAT

James Orengo says : “Admission of land grabbing in the Weston Hotel, misleading information on the Sh21 billion dams scandal and many of his contradicting public messages are enough grounds to impeach him,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 11, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The war against corruption cartels must continue and I support the President in his consistency. If we want to move on as a country this is a war we must fight," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 10, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “A vote for Ochieng is a vote for Ruto,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 7, 2019 11:48:00 AM EAT

James Orengo alidai ( about William Ruto ) : “Orodha ni ndefu sana. Na hii sio kuhusu alichohusishwa nacho , lakini pia alichokiri. Kwa mfano hoteli karibu na uwanja wa ndege, ardhi ya Muteshi na sasa mabwawa haya mawili ambako kumekuwapo na madai yaliyoambatanishwa na ushahidi kwamba KSh 21 bilioni zilipotea, lakini (Ruto) anaongelea kuhusu KSh.7 bilioni,” External link

tuko Saturday, April 6, 2019 2:34:00 PM EAT

James Orengo claimed ( about William Ruto ) : “The list is too long. And this is not about what he has been linked to, but what he has also admitted. For example, the hotel next to the airport, the Muteshi land and now these two dams where there has been an allegation supported by facts that KSh 21 billion was lost, but he (Ruto) is talking about KSh.7 billion,” External link

tuko Saturday, April 6, 2019 12:11:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "The war against corruption cartels must continue and I support the President in his consistency. If we want to move on as a country this is a war we must fight," External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

James Orengo says : “Admission of land grabbing in the Weston Hotel, misleading information on the Sh21 billion dams scandal and many of his contradicting public messages are enough grounds to impeach him,” External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We should be talking about other roads, not this one. Remember there is the Siranga to Sega road, which must also be completed. It will be wrong to defy the President’s orders,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 1, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Sunday, March 31, 2019 10:32:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "I am just giving a simple advise to Parliament like I did the other day, that they have the power to send home a Cabinet Secretary who is involved on corruption. We can't sit down and look as a few individuals loot from public coffers. We have the right to stop this and we will stop it" External link

tuko Sunday, March 31, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Sunday, March 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Jacob Zuma ) : "South Africa is the best example on the war against corruption when they turned against their former president Jacob Zuma and he is now an accused person in the court of law," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, March 31, 2019 12:28:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "The other day I was talking to some investor from Mauritius who has build nine dams in the country and he didn't even spend anything next to Sh21 billion for two dams," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, March 31, 2019 12:28:00 PM EAT

James Orengo says : “Admission of land grabbing in the Weston Hotel, misleading information on the Sh21 billion dams scandal and many of his contradicting public messages are enough grounds to impeach him,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, March 31, 2019 10:30:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The war against corruption cartels must continue and I support the President in his consistency. If we want to move on as a country this is a war we must fight," External link

standardmedia Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The list is too long. And this is not about what he has been linked to, but what he has also admitted. For example the hotel next to the airport, the Muteshi land and now these two dams where there has been an allegation supported by facts that Ksh.21 billion was lost but in his knowledge he is talking about Ksh.7 billion,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Raila has got his own mouth and I have my own mouth. When I am speaking on behalf of Raila Odinga which I have done before, I would say as much. I do not know if he shares the same thoughts but when I was saying this I was saying it as James Orengo; I was supported by some members who are not necessarily from ODM, but they are in NASA; what I said is my own views,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo stated : “if the country was ready to deal with grand corruption,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “He (Ruto) is not being investigated because we are not yet prepared to deal with grand corruption. I think he should be investigated,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued ( about The Deputy ) : “The intended charges are preposterous and should be halted as we have prayed for,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 28, 2019 1:47:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Raila has got his own mouth and I have my own mouth. When I am speaking on behalf of Raila Odinga which I have done before, I would say as much. I do not know if he shares the same thoughts but when I was saying this I was saying it as James Orengo; I was supported by some members who are not necessarily from ODM, but they are in NASA; what I said is my own views,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, March 27, 2019 5:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo stated : “I am convinced because of his insubordination; undermining the authority of institutions, established public institutions… there has been direct accusations against the Director of Criminal Investigation (DCI) and Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), yet he is in the government and that war on corruption was not announced by the DPP but the president,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, March 27, 2019 5:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo alisema ( about William Ruto ) : “Yeye (Ruto) hachunguzwi kwa kuwa hatuko tayari kupambana na ufisadi wa gazi za juu. Nafiki ni lazima achunguzwe,” External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 2:43:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : “It is me speaking; Raila has his mouth and I got my mouth When I am speaking on behalf of Raila (which I have done before), I’ll say as much!” External link

kenya-today Wednesday, March 27, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

James Orengo alisema : “Tutashinikiza kuondolewa kwake kwa kuvunja sheria. Kwa mujibu we Katiba hatua za kumng’atua DP sio ngumu kama za kumhukumu mshukiwa we kosa la jinai,” External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “The Director of Public Prosecution having instigated the charges went on a fishing expedition to find dirt on Ms Mwilu hence ended up criminalising a civil matter,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, March 26, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “The Director of Public Prosecutions, having instigated the charges, went on a fishing expedition to find dirt on Ms Mwilu and hence ended up criminalising a civil matter,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:33:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The threshold for the removal of Deputy President on constitutional grounds is much lower than going through a criminal trial or prosecution,” External link

kenyan-post Tuesday, March 26, 2019 5:24:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 5:08:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “I want to repeat here and now that the Senate together with the National Assembly, we want to bring a motion of impeachment to kick out DP Ruto from office,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, March 26, 2019 4:46:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 12:59:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Monday, March 25, 2019 10:07:00 PM EAT

James Orengo stated : "Yesterday he talked with courage and as a head of state. He said that he was not going to excuse anyone who is engaged in corruption. Do not be blackmailed. You must deal with this war against corruption perpendicularly and finish it as quickly as possible. You must, however, begin with corrupt people at the top and not the small people," External link

tuko Monday, March 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “I want to repeat here and now that the Senate together with the National Assembly, we want to bring a motion of impeachment to kick out DP Ruto from office,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, March 25, 2019 3:00:00 PM EAT

James Orengo stated : "Yesterday he talked with courage and as a head of state. He said that he was not going to excuse anyone who is engaged in corruption. Do not be blackmailed. You must deal with this war against corruption perpendicularly and finish it as quickly as possible. You must, however, begin with corrupt people at the top and not the small people," External link

tuko Sunday, March 24, 2019 3:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “It is a matter of fact people are dying of famine and hunger in Turkana,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, March 20, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Otiende Amollo ) : “Just like Otiende has said, if Ruto has found the fire in the kitchen too hot then he better leave the kitchen,” External link

kenya-today Tuesday, March 19, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto should keep off Raila. His careless attacks on Raila are an insult. It shows total disrespect both to Raila and the President,” “Ruto should not talk about Jubilee because he is not the party leader. The party leader is President Kenyatta” External link

kenyastar Monday, March 18, 2019 10:30:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto should keep off Raila. His careless attacks on Raila are an insult. It shows total disrespect both to Raila and the President,” “Ruto should not talk about Jubilee because he is not the party leader. The party leader is President Kenyatta” External link

standardmedia Sunday, March 17, 2019 12:23:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and formation of Jubilee where Uhuru Kenyatta is playing a role,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 15, 2019 2:36:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are very well organised about 2022. ODM as a party will be on the ballot box in one shape or another, I can tell you that. But what I can tell you for purposes of Raila is that he is involved in an exercise that if mixed up with 2022 may work against his politics,” “If Raila was to put his campaign out there and at the same time be involved as an envoy and handshake, all that will not be good for his politics. He is very focused” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are very well organised about 2022. ODM as a party will be on the ballot box in one shape or another, I can tell you that. But what I can tell you for purposes of Raila is that he is involved in an exercise that if mixed up with 2022 may work against his politics,” “If Raila was to put his campaign out there and at the same time be involved as an envoy and handshake, all that will not be good for his politics. He is very focused” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “If there is anything that motivated us to join the handshake is the commitment to fight corruption. Both the DCI and DPP have a lot of energy and they need support and qualified investigators,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "Ruto must record a statement because he is a person of interest. He has the information the police needs. He is not above the law," External link

kenyastar Tuesday, March 12, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto must work with the President. He must assist him not purport to be in charge. Ruto must know he is a mere herdsboy while President Kenyatta is the herdsman. He must therefore assist the President as the captain and not have his own team,” External link

kenyastar Monday, March 11, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “I’m giving a challenge to Ruto to go to the police and make a statement,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, March 11, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto must work with the President. He must assist him not purport to be in charge. Ruto must know he is a mere herdsboy while President Kenyatta is the herdsman. He must therefore assist the President as the captain and not have his own team,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, March 10, 2019 12:47:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : "Let us not ashame our party leader Raila Odinga and elect Chris Karan who has proved to be a loyal, diligent and committed leader for his constituents and the party," External link

nation-ke Saturday, March 9, 2019 10:40:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The road for investigation is leading to one place. The Senate should rise to the occasion and follow evidence which points to a particular top office and individual that perpetuates corruption and immunity by virtue of power enjoyed,” External link

kenyastar Friday, March 8, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT

James Orengo told : “So I would urge Kenyan leaders, including myself, that when your name is called, do not be afraid because that is part and parcel of the process of the fight against corruption,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, March 6, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo déclaré ( about Fred Matiang i ) : “Nous allons marcher sur la ville. Les déclarations de Matiang’i sont du bluff” External link

infosplusgabon Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:41:00 AM EAT

James Orengo dénoncé : "Le fait que les règles du jeu soient modifiées en cours de route est révélateur de l'arrogance de la coalition Jubilee" External link

slateafrique Thursday, September 28, 2017 8:50:00 PM EAT

James Orengo declarou : "não podem ser consideradas infrações menores" External link

dn Friday, September 1, 2017 1:13:00 PM EAT

James Orengo declarou : "não podem ser consideradas infrações menores" External link

cmjornal Wednesday, August 30, 2017 1:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo déclaré : "ne peuvent pas être considérées comme des infractions mineures" External link

arib-info Tuesday, August 29, 2017 11:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo afirmou : "Se eles puderem abrir esses servidores, e nós pudermos obersvá-los, estamos preparados para aceitar o resultado" External link

g1-globo Friday, August 11, 2017 5:35:00 PM EAT



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Moses Kajwang said ( about James Orengo ) : "It is not right for my colleagues to do it. I have had some argument that Senator Orengo and Senator Okong'o Omogeni (Nyamira) did it in the past. One wrong does not make another right...we must all come out and say that we draw clear lines. When you make a decision and ask the people to elect you to the Senate, you know what your specific mandate is going to be," External link

tuko Sunday, December 15, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Gideon Ochanda said ( about James Orengo ) : “There are always no negotiations in Siaya. Only a few leaders usually sit down and announce that it is now Orengo and company,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 11, 2019 11:19:00 PM EAT

Gideon Ochanda said ( about James Orengo ) : “Karan’s loss could have been protest votes against Orengo who has come out to start 2022 campaigns” External link

kenyastar Wednesday, April 10, 2019 1:40:00 AM EAT

Otiende Amollo said ( about James Orengo ) : "A lot of people are blaming James Orengo, and it is misplaced blame. Orengo took his time and resources to lead the campaign in Ugenya and he did it well. However, I agree some of the utterances by some of us who went there may not have been appropriate," External link

tuko Tuesday, April 9, 2019 9:51:00 AM EAT

Oscar Sudi said ( about James Orengo ) : “Orengo started his political journey long before I was born.As we speak there is high level of poverty in Siaya county. These are the consequences of electing leaders who only know how to speak fluent English with no tangible agenda to offer to the electorate,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, April 1, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Oscar Sudi claimed ( about James Orengo ) : "Orengo has been in politics for long before I was even born, he is still in politics, go to his Siaya county today, people are living in abject poverty," External link

tuko Monday, April 1, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “I would say that it is premature to talk about impeaching the DP now, as much as people are discussing his integrity over his opposition to the fight against corruption,” “It is not a mistake for Senator Orengo to express his views, but it should be clear that we have not discussed that matter as a party. People should allow the investigative agencies to do their work,” External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “I would say that it is premature to talk about impeaching the DP now, as much as people are discussing his integrity over his opposition to the fight against corruption,” “It is not a mistake for Senator Orengo to express his views, but it should be clear that we have not discussed that matter as a party. People should allow the investigative agencies to do their work,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, March 28, 2019 3:00:00 PM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “I would say that it is premature to talk about impeaching the DP now, as much as people are discussing his integrity over his opposition to the fight against corruption,” “It is not a mistake for Senator Orengo to express his views, but it should be clear that we have not discussed that matter as a party. People should allow the investigative agencies to do their work,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 28, 2019 1:47:00 AM EAT

Aden Duale alisema ( about James Orengo ) : ''Kulingana na ibara ya 145 ya katiba, shughuli hiyo huweza tu kuanzia bunge la kitaifa ambako Orengo hayupo,'' External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 2:43:00 PM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “It would be premature for anybody to say that we have entered into a political agreement with anybody. Maybe that is Orengo’s wish, which is not bad, but he should not confuse the people that it is the party position,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 15, 2019 2:36:00 AM EAT

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James Orengo alisema : "Leo tumeona miujiza hapa, Murkome amemuita Raila Baba, hiyo ni miujiza ," External link

tuko Sunday, January 26, 2020 10:24:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “My Lords the DPP served me with these authorities today and I have not had time to go through them. I am therefore asking for adjournment to enable me prepare myself adequately,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, January 26, 2020 7:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As you are aware that the Division of Revenue forms the basis upon which the two levels of government prepare legal instruments for public expenditure. The National Assembly proceeded to publish, consider and pass an Appropriation Act setting up expenditure for National Government. Therefore, as the counties are headed to a halt sooner rather than later, the national government has continued to operate unobstructed,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Let us adjourn debate for ten minutes so that we agree on the list. Let us not proceed as a divided House. I am persuaded by the views expressed by members,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, January 22, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Let us adjourn debate for ten minutes so that we agree on the list. What is going on could be tantamount to blocking people from expressing their views. Let’s not proceed as a divided House. I am persuaded by the views expressed by members,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "Good leaders are chosen by God. I urge the clergy and Christians to understand we have only one bishop and one church to serve God. If we serve God in truth and good deeds, we will realise development," External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:13:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and a formation of Jubilee, where Uhuru Kenyatta is playing a role,” External link

standardmedia Monday, January 13, 2020 10:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “There are times when revolutions eat their own children, government eats their own people. The government will punish you more than it will punish me,” External link

tuko Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “In another one year, you will be crying in my office for me to come and represent you,” External link

tuko Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:09:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We may have to do with this IEBC for purposes of the referendum but make sure it goes after the referendum because, in my view, this IEBC is a criminal enterprise. It really should go,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, January 10, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “It is an egg and chicken question. We may have to do with this IEBC for the purposes of the referendum, but in my view, this IEBC is a criminal enterprise, but because they are going to hold one single election, I think we can live with it,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, January 9, 2020 4:36:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Commission ) : "We need free, accountable and transparent elections. Over the years, problems have come after the elections. That is because the Commission does not carry out a free and fair election in terms of accountability and accuracy," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

James Orengo told : “Some of the recommendations need to go to the people. The referendum should be conducted not later than end of June or July in preparation for the 2022 elections,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 7, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “There is going to be another meeting in Kakamega. This is a national process. In the Friday meeting, the people of Nyanza will come together to develop resolutions to be presented to the BBI committee. This is part of the second phase of the process that involves public participation,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 7, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The second phase will commence actively when the committee is gazetted. The president has not gazetted the renewal of its term,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 7, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We want to see matters that are policy and statutory in nature. The committee needs to start working as early as possible,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 6, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We can’t drag this process beyond October because it will be compromised by the election cycle,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, January 3, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The questions raised in the BBI report and the recommendations made are so fundamental that they must be addressed through a populous initiative," External link

standardmedia Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:36:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Central Kenya ) : “I am pleading with Kenyans, we can talk about politics and the constitution. Many countries have made experiments. What the President has come up with is for Kenyans to discuss. Please let us discuss this. Kenya is bigger than all of us,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, December 31, 2019 8:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Building Bridges ) : “The spirit of the Building Bridges Initiative is to reconcile Kenyans and next year we will have a proper debate on BBI,” External link

standardmedia Friday, December 27, 2019 12:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The Senate has not been able to play its role within the constitutional arrangement. We have come to a consensus that you do not need to have the Senate if those powers are not going to be shared with the National Assembly. We either have it or not,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We also suggest that the prime minister position needs to be more empowered, not as weak as proposed in the BBI,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : "This country wants to see Mr Odinga lead it to Canaan through the BBI," External link

nation-ke Sunday, December 22, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Let us give our views on the BBI report based on pertinent issues to make this country better in future,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 20, 2019 11:29:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The Senator has said it all. The Senate should be empowered and Kenyans should decide,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 20, 2019 5:28:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “Our client has a right to be given opportunity to respond to accusations,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, December 18, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Court Judge ) : “Muteti has made several similar applications before the High Court and were all declined and they have not yet appealed,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, December 18, 2019 1:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued ( about Commission ) : “Standing orders take into consideration provisions of the Constitution. As it is, there is no complaint made to Parliamentary Service Commission or the Speaker that they have breached provisions of the Constitution,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 17, 2019 2:58:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “In the coastal region, issues of absentee landlords are still unresolved and most of the people are landless. All that is in government records,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:12:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : "We only have one person who has this country's best interests at heart. Only Raila Odinga can liberate Kenya from economic, political and social problems facing Kenya owing to his longevity in the battle for multiparty democracy," External link

tuko Saturday, December 7, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

James Orengo insisted : “We didn’t mind the pressure from the diplomats. We had learnt how to handle them since the days of (Raila’s father and founding vice-president) Jaramogi (Oginga Odinga). The handshake only came after a lot of thinking and consultation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, December 5, 2019 4:42:00 PM EAT

James Orengo insisted : “We didn’t mind the pressure from the diplomats. We had learnt how to handle them since the days of (Raila’s father and founding vice-president) Jaramogi (Oginga Odinga). The handshake only came after a lot of thinking and consultation,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “Our client has a right to be given an opportunity to respond to accusations,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 3, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are being overly conservative, which is not quite right. Even in our law courts, we dress better than the English. In the English Supreme Court, they do not wear the robes and wigs that we wear,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, December 1, 2019 1:05:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We seek this court's conservatory orders restraining the DCI, DPP and IG from otherwise instituting criminal proceedings against Manduku on the basis of the impugned investigations and recommendations of the DPP and DCI, until this petition is heard and determined,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “An order of stay be and is hereby granted of any criminal charges and proceedings instituted against Manduku during the pendency of this application and petition until it is heard and determined,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “It is only KPA and a few of their staff members including Manduku that have been singled out for investigations by the DPP and DCI leaving out other government institutions involved in the procurement, planning and execution of the said works,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The DPP and DCI have mounted a scurrilous media campaign against Manduku, publicizing the investigations against him and the recommendations to charge him thus denying him the right to be presumed innocent until the contrary is proved,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, November 30, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Today we should not be talking about what divides us but rather what unites the country. The most important thing with the ‘handshake’ is that it put Kenya in one tent — the tent of unity,” “If we get it wrong again, I can’t imagine where we’ll be taking this country to because since independence, we’ve behaved as if this country shall never be in one tent,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, November 28, 2019 10:09:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Gideon Ochanda ) : “Ochanda was the greatest beneficiary in 2013 of the process that he is now dismissing,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 11, 2019 11:19:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "If you look at the borrowing in Kenya today, 90 percent is being done by the republic. Kenya is approaching the situation that was there in Greece," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 3:47:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "Ruto must declare his stand on the BBI. Those he has lined up to oppose the document must also give us the alternative they're proposing. Let them put their proposal on the table" External link

kenyan-post Sunday, November 3, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "Ruto must declare his stand on the BBI. Those he has lined up to oppose the document must also give us the alternative they're proposing. Let them put their proposal on the table" External link

tuko Sunday, November 3, 2019 8:54:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "You can't pretend to be in government and at the same time oppose its agenda. We want you to declare your stand on the BBI and Mau Forest evictions," External link

standardmedia Sunday, November 3, 2019 12:14:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As you are aware that the Division of Revenue forms the basis upon which the two levels of government prepare legal instruments for public expenditure. The National Assembly proceeded to publish, consider and pass an Appropriation Act setting up expenditure for the National Government. Therefore, as the counties are headed to a halt sooner rather than later, the national government has continued to operate unobstructed,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 8, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Police arrested them with a lot of drama but are now slowing the case by not supplying the documents. This was supposed to be a day of pre-trial which would ensure the case proceeds not only expeditiously but also fairly but the DPP is delaying us,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "Nasa lawyers represented him all the way to the Court of Appeal and got orders to allow him back. And many of us have been in exile... I think that we should stop lamentations and fight it out in the courts," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 23, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "When you normalise and illegality, that is the beginning of impunity. The National Assembly is drunk with its own wine but as the Senate, we should not take their route. This is not the last time they are hearing of this matter," External link

tuko Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:02:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "When you normalise and illegality, that is the beginning of impunity. The National Assembly is drunk with its own wine but as the Senate, we should not take their route. This is not the last time they are hearing of this matter," External link

tuko Wednesday, September 18, 2019 9:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As you are aware that the Division of Revenue forms the basis upon which the two levels of government prepare legal instruments for public expenditure. The National Assembly proceeded to publish, consider and pass an Appropriation Act setting up expenditure for National Government. Therefore, as the counties are headed to a halt sooner rather than later, the national government has continued to operate unobstructed,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 5, 2019 4:03:00 PM EAT

James Orengo argued : “We plead to the court that you do not get attracted to the figures on this charge sheet. The amount is contested. There is a whole process in computing and demanding money. The amount is speculative,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 24, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "Its evidently clear that Mr Karanja cannot be put in custody going by his medical condition. We are a state governed by the bill of rights," External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 23, 2019 2:20:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "There is no way a tax dispute of this magnitude could have been concluded when she was summoned," External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 23, 2019 2:20:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : “There are some people hell-bent on talking about 2022 politics and would want to muddy the waters by dragging in anyone. Raila talked about party elections next year and I dare anyone to produce a clip or audio stating otherwise,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 19, 2019 1:03:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “What is clear to us, though, is that ODM will field a candidate in the 2022 polls,” External link

kenyan-post Friday, August 16, 2019 3:42:00 PM EAT

James Orengo wrote : "A more substantive response would be provided in due course," External link

standardmedia Friday, August 16, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders' consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, August 8, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Ekuru Aukot ) : "We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders’ consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, August 7, 2019 12:36:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Senate Speaker ) : “What we are asking the court is to declare that a Speaker of a House of Parliament must first seek the concurrence of a Speaker of the other House as to whether the bill is one that concerns counties before it can be passed into law,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, August 4, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The taxman, in cahoots with the government, is employing a deterrent measure. The government feels betting firms are turning the country into a casino economy; secondly, it is about your behaviour by conducting business as a company with a lot of money,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 31, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Ekuru Aukot ) : "We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders’ consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans," External link

standardmedia Monday, July 29, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders' consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans,” External link

standardmedia Monday, July 29, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Senate Speaker ) : “What we are asking the court is to declare that a Speaker of a House of Parliament must first seek the concurrence of a Speaker of the other House as to whether the bill is one that concerns counties before it can be passed into law,” External link

standardmedia Monday, July 29, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "I am asking Ruto to record a statement about this dams saga. I am ready to help him record the statement and also represent him in court," External link

tuko Saturday, July 27, 2019 8:35:00 PM EAT

James Orengo told : “No one has even seen the Bill itself,” External link

kenyan-post Friday, July 26, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "Treasury is the nerve centre in any activity that takes place in a nation. Rotich sits in Cabinet meetings in order of priority. Uhuru's move to fire him shows he is serious in fighting corruption," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Building Bridges ) : “Punguza Mizigo Bill cannot be amended and was not subjected to the conversation, unlike what Building Bridges Initiative is doing. No one has even seen the Bill itself,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “In writing history, they will talk about Uhuru Kenyatta’s tenure. Ruto will not feature,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo stated : “The Government has become dysfunctional. It is at cross-purposes,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued : “The DP has made his ambitions of 2022 presidency clear, which is making it hard for him to serve the President,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “To bring sense in the management of Government, the President should dismiss and reconstitute the Cabinet,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “A witness can speak for long hours, days or even weeks, and recording accurately is not easy,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued ( about Building Bridges ) : “Punguza Mizigo Bill cannot be amended and was not subjected to conversation, unlike what Building Bridges Initiative is doing. No one has even seen the Bill itself,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders' consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans,” External link

standardmedia Monday, July 22, 2019 6:54:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Ekuru Aukot ) : "We are waiting for the BBI report that has all the issues of the people. The questions in Aukot's proposals have not undergone stakeholders’ consultations. Let us wait for October when we will have the BBI report and thereafter a referendum that will decide on the fate of Kenyans," External link

standardmedia Sunday, July 21, 2019 12:45:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “If institutions do not work in accordance with the law, anarchy can easily set in. This kind of violation of the Constitution is gross and susceptible to ridicule,” External link

nation-ke Friday, July 19, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Senate Speaker ) : “What we are asking the court is to declare that a Speaker of a House of Parliament must first seek the concurrence of a Speaker of the other House as to whether the bill is one that concerns counties before it can be passed into law,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 19, 2019 12:41:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The Senate is an important institution with legislative budget making a role in the country... there's an enactment of laws which require its input while there are more others in the pipeline that deal with counties, yet they have been left out. It is our view that the court sets it out clear that bills relating to county governments must be in accordance with the law," External link

nation-ke Thursday, July 18, 2019 1:32:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raphael Tuju ) : “There are some people in the Tangatanga movement — if you attack or touch Tuju now or in future, you will have touched all of us. He will not vacate any of the positions he is holding. We will defend him with everything we have,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “He cannot undermine his party leader who already offered an olive branch to my leader. There is currently no wall between us,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 17, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raphael Tuju ) : “As it stands today, Mr Tuju is a very critical player in the governance of this country,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raphael Tuju ) : “There are some people in the Tanga Tanga movement, if you attack or touch Mr Tuju, you have touched all of us,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:34:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Secretary General ) : “As the Jubilee Secretary-General, don’t be shaken or distracted. We are with you and the president in the push for a new democratic wave or transition to a government of national unity,” External link

kenya-today Friday, July 12, 2019 11:16:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Tuju is a very clinical player in the governance of this country as a Cabinet Secretary and Secretary General of the ruling party Jubilee… And those trying to plead that Tuju can go out of the positions he has at the moment, you are not the appointing authorities. So the deputy president must learn not to undermine the head of state,” External link

kenya-today Friday, July 12, 2019 9:16:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “This letter is good evidence to attach to an affidavit to show the National Assembly was not following the law,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, July 12, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The committee that will inquire into matters raised in this petition should direct the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to give death certificates within two weeks. This is the best way to honour the departed. I once again sent my condolences to affected families,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, July 2, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings, our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and a formation of Jubilee where Uhuru Kenyatta is playing a role,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, June 30, 2019 11:32:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “This probably will be one of the most important judicial matters raised in the High Court. The decision made by the Court will contribute greatly to the laws of and jurisprudence of this land,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, June 22, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As a council, we are urging him (Matiang’i) to go for the highest seat in the country. Unfortunately, he has personally not declared interest, but should count on our support if he does,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, June 17, 2019 3:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo added : “You have said categorically that people should forget about 2022 because you want to build this nation to ensure inclusivity, which is becoming a reality,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, June 16, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

James Orengo stated : "I know two of you (Raila and Uhuru) mean well for the country, but it's not enough, you must do it," External link

thestarkenya Saturday, June 15, 2019 7:08:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “How sweet today that you can share this platform. It was difficult even to live in my own town. Now I can sleep,” External link

nation-ke Friday, June 14, 2019 10:52:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "With my colleague Julije Soweto Aulo we got this for the party. National Treasury has to comply with clear and mandatory judicial orders. Political parties also have enumerated rights under the law. Viva ODM!" External link

kenyan-post Monday, June 10, 2019 1:34:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We appreciate the handshake, but we will not be silent when we see the government openly violating the Constitution,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, June 5, 2019 4:03:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "They should ask where a human face has come from and how it has landed on the notes," External link

allafrica Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:28:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “As a lawyer I have to say this, the new notes are unconstitutional because there is the portrait of the Mzee Jomo Kenyatta,” External link

standardmedia Monday, June 3, 2019 12:45:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “They should ask where a human face has come from and how it has landed on the notes,” External link

nation-ke Monday, June 3, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “It is purely to secure the removal of Justice Mwilu from office and has nothing to do with fighting corruption. The charges are a collateral attack on the entire Judiciary and we cannot allow the court to continue,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, June 1, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “It is purely to secure the removal of Justice Mwilu from office and has nothing to do with fighting corruption. The charges are a collateral attack on the entire Judiciary and we cannot allow the court to continue,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, June 1, 2019 12:30:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “The criminals are known, and I am sure by the end of the week they will be known. If there is a con man, then it is known who that is and (Dr) Ruto should not talk about corruption,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “There are those who are running here and there, but they do not even know who their party leaders are. As ODM, our house is in order. They think they are organised but we are way ahead of them,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We hope this is not persecution of Mr Malala because of his demand for a statement by the Interior ministry on the Matungu killings,” External link

nation-ke Monday, May 20, 2019 9:47:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We hope this is not persecution of Mr Malala because of his demand for a statement by the Interior ministry on the Matungu killings,” External link

nation-ke Monday, May 20, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "President Uhuru Kenyatta has three years left before he leaves office. If he does not act now, the graft will find its root even deeper into government structures because we have a busy schedule ahead of us," External link

nation-ke Sunday, May 12, 2019 10:19:00 AM EAT

James Orengo alitangaza : “Baada ya ibada takatifu katika kanisa la Ranga’la, nilijiunga na washiriki wengine kuchangisha pesa zitakazo saidia kulipatia kanisa sura mpya,” External link

tuko Monday, April 29, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “There are no compelling reasons to deny the accused bail. The accused are presumed innocent unless proven guilty,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 29, 2019 7:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "I must say here that these forums are just mere talk shop and this is why most of the recommendations made in the past have not been implemented," External link

kenyastar Friday, April 19, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “A vote for Ochieng is a vote for Ruto,” External link

kenyastar Friday, April 19, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “A vote for Ochieng is a vote for Ruto,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Even before you go into pushing for individual statutes that you want Parliament to pass, I am hoping you can work on having this summit anchored in law,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, April 16, 2019 11:15:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "I must say here that these forums are just mere talk shop and this is why most of the recommendations made in the past have not been implemented," External link

kenyastar Tuesday, April 16, 2019 1:31:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “The question of the Island called Migingo which is in the territory of Kenya is undisputed as part of Kenya. That issues should be resolved and I am advising President Uhuru Kenyatta that the matter should be taken to the ICJ,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 15, 2019 8:34:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The question of the island called Migingo which is in the territory of Kenya is undisputed as part of Kenya,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 15, 2019 1:02:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “The question of Migingo being in the territory of Kenya is undisputed; we need to resolve the issue at the International Court of Justice,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, April 14, 2019 3:36:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “The question of the Island called Migingo which is in the territory of Kenya is undisputed as part of Kenya. That issues should be resolved and I am advising President Uhuru Kenyatta that the matter should be taken to the ICJ,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 14, 2019 1:15:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and formation of Jubilee, where President Kenyatta is playing a role” External link

nation-ke Sunday, April 14, 2019 10:43:00 AM EAT

James Orengo says : “Admission of land grabbing in the Weston Hotel, misleading information on the Sh21 billion dams scandal and many of his contradicting public messages are enough grounds to impeach him,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 11, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The war against corruption cartels must continue and I support the President in his consistency. If we want to move on as a country this is a war we must fight," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, April 10, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “A vote for Ochieng is a vote for Ruto,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 7, 2019 11:48:00 AM EAT

James Orengo alidai ( about William Ruto ) : “Orodha ni ndefu sana. Na hii sio kuhusu alichohusishwa nacho , lakini pia alichokiri. Kwa mfano hoteli karibu na uwanja wa ndege, ardhi ya Muteshi na sasa mabwawa haya mawili ambako kumekuwapo na madai yaliyoambatanishwa na ushahidi kwamba KSh 21 bilioni zilipotea, lakini (Ruto) anaongelea kuhusu KSh.7 bilioni,” External link

tuko Saturday, April 6, 2019 2:34:00 PM EAT

James Orengo claimed ( about William Ruto ) : “The list is too long. And this is not about what he has been linked to, but what he has also admitted. For example, the hotel next to the airport, the Muteshi land and now these two dams where there has been an allegation supported by facts that KSh 21 billion was lost, but he (Ruto) is talking about KSh.7 billion,” External link

tuko Saturday, April 6, 2019 12:11:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "The war against corruption cartels must continue and I support the President in his consistency. If we want to move on as a country this is a war we must fight," External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

James Orengo says : “Admission of land grabbing in the Weston Hotel, misleading information on the Sh21 billion dams scandal and many of his contradicting public messages are enough grounds to impeach him,” External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We should be talking about other roads, not this one. Remember there is the Siranga to Sega road, which must also be completed. It will be wrong to defy the President’s orders,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 1, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Sunday, March 31, 2019 10:32:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "I am just giving a simple advise to Parliament like I did the other day, that they have the power to send home a Cabinet Secretary who is involved on corruption. We can't sit down and look as a few individuals loot from public coffers. We have the right to stop this and we will stop it" External link

tuko Sunday, March 31, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Sunday, March 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Jacob Zuma ) : "South Africa is the best example on the war against corruption when they turned against their former president Jacob Zuma and he is now an accused person in the court of law," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, March 31, 2019 12:28:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : "The other day I was talking to some investor from Mauritius who has build nine dams in the country and he didn't even spend anything next to Sh21 billion for two dams," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, March 31, 2019 12:28:00 PM EAT

James Orengo says : “Admission of land grabbing in the Weston Hotel, misleading information on the Sh21 billion dams scandal and many of his contradicting public messages are enough grounds to impeach him,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, March 31, 2019 10:30:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : "The war against corruption cartels must continue and I support the President in his consistency. If we want to move on as a country this is a war we must fight," External link

standardmedia Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The list is too long. And this is not about what he has been linked to, but what he has also admitted. For example the hotel next to the airport, the Muteshi land and now these two dams where there has been an allegation supported by facts that Ksh.21 billion was lost but in his knowledge he is talking about Ksh.7 billion,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Raila has got his own mouth and I have my own mouth. When I am speaking on behalf of Raila Odinga which I have done before, I would say as much. I do not know if he shares the same thoughts but when I was saying this I was saying it as James Orengo; I was supported by some members who are not necessarily from ODM, but they are in NASA; what I said is my own views,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo stated : “if the country was ready to deal with grand corruption,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “He (Ruto) is not being investigated because we are not yet prepared to deal with grand corruption. I think he should be investigated,” External link

kenya-today Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

James Orengo argued ( about The Deputy ) : “The intended charges are preposterous and should be halted as we have prayed for,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 28, 2019 1:47:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Raila has got his own mouth and I have my own mouth. When I am speaking on behalf of Raila Odinga which I have done before, I would say as much. I do not know if he shares the same thoughts but when I was saying this I was saying it as James Orengo; I was supported by some members who are not necessarily from ODM, but they are in NASA; what I said is my own views,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, March 27, 2019 5:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo stated : “I am convinced because of his insubordination; undermining the authority of institutions, established public institutions… there has been direct accusations against the Director of Criminal Investigation (DCI) and Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), yet he is in the government and that war on corruption was not announced by the DPP but the president,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, March 27, 2019 5:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo alisema ( about William Ruto ) : “Yeye (Ruto) hachunguzwi kwa kuwa hatuko tayari kupambana na ufisadi wa gazi za juu. Nafiki ni lazima achunguzwe,” External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 2:43:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : “It is me speaking; Raila has his mouth and I got my mouth When I am speaking on behalf of Raila (which I have done before), I’ll say as much!” External link

kenya-today Wednesday, March 27, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

James Orengo alisema : “Tutashinikiza kuondolewa kwake kwa kuvunja sheria. Kwa mujibu we Katiba hatua za kumng’atua DP sio ngumu kama za kumhukumu mshukiwa we kosa la jinai,” External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “The Director of Public Prosecution having instigated the charges went on a fishing expedition to find dirt on Ms Mwilu hence ended up criminalising a civil matter,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, March 26, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Philomena Mwilu ) : “The Director of Public Prosecutions, having instigated the charges, went on a fishing expedition to find dirt on Ms Mwilu and hence ended up criminalising a civil matter,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:33:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The threshold for the removal of Deputy President on constitutional grounds is much lower than going through a criminal trial or prosecution,” External link

kenyan-post Tuesday, March 26, 2019 5:24:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 5:08:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “I want to repeat here and now that the Senate together with the National Assembly, we want to bring a motion of impeachment to kick out DP Ruto from office,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, March 26, 2019 4:46:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Tuesday, March 26, 2019 12:59:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We will push for his removal on grounds of gross misconduct. The cutoff requirement to oust a DP according to the Constitution is lower than a criminal trial prosecution,” External link

tuko Monday, March 25, 2019 10:07:00 PM EAT

James Orengo stated : "Yesterday he talked with courage and as a head of state. He said that he was not going to excuse anyone who is engaged in corruption. Do not be blackmailed. You must deal with this war against corruption perpendicularly and finish it as quickly as possible. You must, however, begin with corrupt people at the top and not the small people," External link

tuko Monday, March 25, 2019 6:24:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “I want to repeat here and now that the Senate together with the National Assembly, we want to bring a motion of impeachment to kick out DP Ruto from office,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, March 25, 2019 3:00:00 PM EAT

James Orengo stated : "Yesterday he talked with courage and as a head of state. He said that he was not going to excuse anyone who is engaged in corruption. Do not be blackmailed. You must deal with this war against corruption perpendicularly and finish it as quickly as possible. You must, however, begin with corrupt people at the top and not the small people," External link

tuko Sunday, March 24, 2019 3:10:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “It is a matter of fact people are dying of famine and hunger in Turkana,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, March 20, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Otiende Amollo ) : “Just like Otiende has said, if Ruto has found the fire in the kitchen too hot then he better leave the kitchen,” External link

kenya-today Tuesday, March 19, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto should keep off Raila. His careless attacks on Raila are an insult. It shows total disrespect both to Raila and the President,” “Ruto should not talk about Jubilee because he is not the party leader. The party leader is President Kenyatta” External link

kenyastar Monday, March 18, 2019 10:30:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto should keep off Raila. His careless attacks on Raila are an insult. It shows total disrespect both to Raila and the President,” “Ruto should not talk about Jubilee because he is not the party leader. The party leader is President Kenyatta” External link

standardmedia Sunday, March 17, 2019 12:23:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “ODM is going for political power, and when we are holding these meetings our eyes are set on 2022. The contestation for power is going to come from a formation with ODM in it and formation of Jubilee where Uhuru Kenyatta is playing a role,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 15, 2019 2:36:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are very well organised about 2022. ODM as a party will be on the ballot box in one shape or another, I can tell you that. But what I can tell you for purposes of Raila is that he is involved in an exercise that if mixed up with 2022 may work against his politics,” “If Raila was to put his campaign out there and at the same time be involved as an envoy and handshake, all that will not be good for his politics. He is very focused” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “We are very well organised about 2022. ODM as a party will be on the ballot box in one shape or another, I can tell you that. But what I can tell you for purposes of Raila is that he is involved in an exercise that if mixed up with 2022 may work against his politics,” “If Raila was to put his campaign out there and at the same time be involved as an envoy and handshake, all that will not be good for his politics. He is very focused” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said : “If there is anything that motivated us to join the handshake is the commitment to fight corruption. Both the DCI and DPP have a lot of energy and they need support and qualified investigators,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:27:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : "Ruto must record a statement because he is a person of interest. He has the information the police needs. He is not above the law," External link

kenyastar Tuesday, March 12, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto must work with the President. He must assist him not purport to be in charge. Ruto must know he is a mere herdsboy while President Kenyatta is the herdsman. He must therefore assist the President as the captain and not have his own team,” External link

kenyastar Monday, March 11, 2019 11:03:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said ( about William Ruto ) : “I’m giving a challenge to Ruto to go to the police and make a statement,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, March 11, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “Ruto must work with the President. He must assist him not purport to be in charge. Ruto must know he is a mere herdsboy while President Kenyatta is the herdsman. He must therefore assist the President as the captain and not have his own team,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, March 10, 2019 12:47:00 AM EAT

James Orengo said ( about Raila Odinga ) : "Let us not ashame our party leader Raila Odinga and elect Chris Karan who has proved to be a loyal, diligent and committed leader for his constituents and the party," External link

nation-ke Saturday, March 9, 2019 10:40:00 PM EAT

James Orengo said : “The road for investigation is leading to one place. The Senate should rise to the occasion and follow evidence which points to a particular top office and individual that perpetuates corruption and immunity by virtue of power enjoyed,” External link

kenyastar Friday, March 8, 2019 5:47:00 PM EAT

James Orengo told : “So I would urge Kenyan leaders, including myself, that when your name is called, do not be afraid because that is part and parcel of the process of the fight against corruption,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, March 6, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

James Orengo déclaré ( about Fred Matiang i ) : “Nous allons marcher sur la ville. Les déclarations de Matiang’i sont du bluff” External link

infosplusgabon Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:41:00 AM EAT

James Orengo dénoncé : "Le fait que les règles du jeu soient modifiées en cours de route est révélateur de l'arrogance de la coalition Jubilee" External link

slateafrique Thursday, September 28, 2017 8:50:00 PM EAT

James Orengo declarou : "não podem ser consideradas infrações menores" External link

dn Friday, September 1, 2017 1:13:00 PM EAT

James Orengo declarou : "não podem ser consideradas infrações menores" External link

cmjornal Wednesday, August 30, 2017 1:06:00 AM EAT

James Orengo déclaré : "ne peuvent pas être considérées comme des infractions mineures" External link

arib-info Tuesday, August 29, 2017 11:38:00 AM EAT

James Orengo afirmou : "Se eles puderem abrir esses servidores, e nós pudermos obersvá-los, estamos preparados para aceitar o resultado" External link

g1-globo Friday, August 11, 2017 5:35:00 PM EAT



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conseiller0.17%FR10/25/201725/10/2017
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opposition legislator0.86%EN10/14/201714/10/2017
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politician0.17%EN10/09/201709/10/2017
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representative0.09%EN08/14/201714/08/2017
spokesman0.09%EN08/13/201713/08/2017
ministre0.09%FR08/13/201713/08/2017
lieutenant0.60%EN08/12/201712/08/2017
vainqueur0.60%FR08/11/201711/08/2017
haut responsable0.43%FR08/11/201711/08/2017
responsable0.43%FR08/11/201711/08/2017
chief0.34%EN08/11/201711/08/2017
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governor0.09%EN08/09/201709/08/2017
advocate0.17%EN08/02/201702/08/2017
senior lawyer0.09%EN06/28/201728/06/2017
Names Lang Count
James OrengoEN94.60%
James OrengoFR4.28%
James OrengoPT0.83%
James OrengoSW0.28%


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Moses Kajwang said ( about James Orengo ) : "It is not right for my colleagues to do it. I have had some argument that Senator Orengo and Senator Okong'o Omogeni (Nyamira) did it in the past. One wrong does not make another right...we must all come out and say that we draw clear lines. When you make a decision and ask the people to elect you to the Senate, you know what your specific mandate is going to be," External link

tuko Sunday, December 15, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Gideon Ochanda said ( about James Orengo ) : “There are always no negotiations in Siaya. Only a few leaders usually sit down and announce that it is now Orengo and company,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 11, 2019 11:19:00 PM EAT

Gideon Ochanda said ( about James Orengo ) : “Karan’s loss could have been protest votes against Orengo who has come out to start 2022 campaigns” External link

kenyastar Wednesday, April 10, 2019 1:40:00 AM EAT

Otiende Amollo said ( about James Orengo ) : "A lot of people are blaming James Orengo, and it is misplaced blame. Orengo took his time and resources to lead the campaign in Ugenya and he did it well. However, I agree some of the utterances by some of us who went there may not have been appropriate," External link

tuko Tuesday, April 9, 2019 9:51:00 AM EAT

Oscar Sudi said ( about James Orengo ) : “Orengo started his political journey long before I was born.As we speak there is high level of poverty in Siaya county. These are the consequences of electing leaders who only know how to speak fluent English with no tangible agenda to offer to the electorate,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, April 1, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Oscar Sudi claimed ( about James Orengo ) : "Orengo has been in politics for long before I was even born, he is still in politics, go to his Siaya county today, people are living in abject poverty," External link

tuko Monday, April 1, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “I would say that it is premature to talk about impeaching the DP now, as much as people are discussing his integrity over his opposition to the fight against corruption,” “It is not a mistake for Senator Orengo to express his views, but it should be clear that we have not discussed that matter as a party. People should allow the investigative agencies to do their work,” External link

kenyastar Monday, April 1, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “I would say that it is premature to talk about impeaching the DP now, as much as people are discussing his integrity over his opposition to the fight against corruption,” “It is not a mistake for Senator Orengo to express his views, but it should be clear that we have not discussed that matter as a party. People should allow the investigative agencies to do their work,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, March 28, 2019 3:00:00 PM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “I would say that it is premature to talk about impeaching the DP now, as much as people are discussing his integrity over his opposition to the fight against corruption,” “It is not a mistake for Senator Orengo to express his views, but it should be clear that we have not discussed that matter as a party. People should allow the investigative agencies to do their work,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 28, 2019 1:47:00 AM EAT

Aden Duale alisema ( about James Orengo ) : ''Kulingana na ibara ya 145 ya katiba, shughuli hiyo huweza tu kuanzia bunge la kitaifa ambako Orengo hayupo,'' External link

tuko Wednesday, March 27, 2019 2:43:00 PM EAT

John Mbadi said ( about James Orengo ) : “It would be premature for anybody to say that we have entered into a political agreement with anybody. Maybe that is Orengo’s wish, which is not bad, but he should not confuse the people that it is the party position,” External link

nation-ke Friday, March 15, 2019 2:36:00 AM EAT