How KOT reacted to Babu Owino’s victory
Kenyans on Twitter on Monday expressed mixed feelings after fiery student leader Paul Ongili aka Babu Owino was declared the winner in Embakasi East during the ODM party primaries.
Babu clinched the ticket by garnering 6,093 votes and on Twitter some users were thrilled at his achievement.
While some hailed the Students Organisation of Nairobi University (Sonu) chairman for his victory, other’s questioned his competence.
Babu Tibim ! @Babu_Owino congratulations bro , well deserved !
— Leon Lidigu (@LeonLidigu) May 1, 2017
Babu Owino for MP! Wonders will never cease. As for Dayday Nyoro, he was one of the best student leaders of our time. I wish him success.
— micah asamba (@micahasamba1) May 1, 2017
@Babu_Owino congratulations on your ticket to August elections, all the best
— Oscar Flex (@the_oscarflex) May 1, 2017
Babu Owino wanted to raise Moses Kuria to power infinity. So good that they’ll meet in the next parliament under… https://t.co/3RfeNKPHUP
— NASA Kenya (@fredagoro) May 1, 2017
— Ryan Mucilih Samir© (@Ryan_Mucilih) May 1, 2017
— OMOSH KANE (@KennyCommaash) May 1, 2017
Babu Owino: Tibim Mr. Speaker, Tibim!
Speaker: You are out of order member for Embakasi East,… https://t.co/AemTXmwSWj
— Collo Is Mambobiad (@Collobrown25) May 1, 2017
Others suggested “student friendly” agendas that Babu could possibly take to parliament should he be elected as MP in the August 8 General Elections.
@Babu_Owino We shouldn’t pay Helb loan ..Angalia hiyo ukifika parliament
— Mourice (@bf43736e62b04e1) May 1, 2017