Former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma has on Wednesday returned to the ODM Party three years after ditching the it.
Otuoma who contested the Busia gubernatorial seat in 2017, ditched the Orange party at the time after he lost the nomination ticket to incumbent Sospeter Ojaamong.
He went ahead to vie for the position as an independent candidate but still lost.
“Today I visited our party headquarters in Lavington Nairobi. It was a pleasure interacting with staff at Chungwa House #TukoTayari,” Otuoma wrote on Twitter.
Otuoma Paul Nyongesa (born 15 September 1966) is a Kenyan politician. He was a member of Orange Democratic Movement until 21 April 2017 when he tendered his resignation. He was elected to represent the Funyula Constituency in the National Assembly of Kenya since the 2007 Kenyan parliamentary election and was the minister for the Local Government from 2010-2013. He was a member of Parliament for Funyula Constituency until August 2017 when he contested for gubernatorial seat for Busia County against his rival Sospeter Ojamoong but failed. Otuoma was born on 15 September 1966. He attended Khalsa primary school in Nairobi, Eastleigh High School in Nairobi from 1981 to 1984, and then went to [[Nairobi school1 ]] from 1985 to 1986. Otuoma is a veterinarian by training, holding a Bachelor’s of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Nairobi (1991), where he also earned an MBA in 2001. He is married with 5 children.