December 25, 2018-Central Organization of Trades Union (COTU)
Secretary General, Francis Atwoli, has maintained that the nation is headed to
the constitutional reforms and that no one can stop it.
referendum has the blessing of the majority of Kenyans, telling off politicians
opposed to the proposed constitutional changes.
took issue with Deputy President William Ruto, who has been in the front line
in opposing the same, daring him to come out and openly demonstrate his
advised Ruto to stop opposing President Uhuru Kenyatta who has also supported
the push and resign from his seat like the founding Vice President Oginga
Odinga did in 1966.
you don’t want it and as a Deputy President, what you can do is what Jaramogi
Oginga Odinga did in 1966, you just walk out of Government,” Atwoli
COTU boss termed the referendum, which is being spearheaded by Opposition
Leader, Raila Odinga, as the only remaining remedy for the recurrent post
election row menace.
must revisit our Constitution particularly in the area of governance, so that
this issue of whoever wins takes it all is rejected by Kenyans,” he added.