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Raila’s last warning to Ruto over IEBC standoff – Weekly Citizen



Azimio la Umoja One Kenya leader Raila Odinga has reiterated plan to lead a country wide mass action in solidarity with four IEBC commissioners faced with removal from the office.

Raila fired the salvo today (Sunday) in Kisumu where he was hosted by Ka-Akwacha restaurant director Edward Onyango aka Bob, at the popular Ka-Akwacha hotel within CBD.

Bob doubles as the CEO Mama Grace Onyango Foundation.

Raila, Pauline and Bob (in checked shirt).

Raila in a scathing attack against Ruto, declared that he will officially launch a nation wide consultation forums targeting major towns ahead of the looming mass action.

Nairobi has been earmarked to play host to the first public meeting at the historic Kamkunji grounds on Wednesday, immediately followed by Mombasa.

A vividly angry Raila pointed out that similar activities will take place in Mombasa,  Nakuru, Kisumu and Kakamega.

” This regime came into power through rigging election and now hellbent in trying send home the commissioners who stood firm on the platform of the truth ,” he warned.

President William Ruto had vowed to have the commissioners Juliana Cherera, Justus Nyagaya,Irene Masit and Wenderi Kamau punished for trying to subvert the will of the people.

Juliana Cherera

But in a fierce rejoinder, the ODM leader today maintained his ground citing that Ruto’s attempt is not going to be acceptable.

Raila said it’s known all over the world Ruto lost the last general election but has embarked on a frantic efforts to send the IEBC officials who rejected his presidency and impose on Kenyans a user friendly Commissioners to Kenya kwanza ahead of 2027 elections.

Others who accompanied Raila during the surprise lunch at Ka-Akwacha were Kisumu Central MP Dr Joshua Oron and mama Pauline  Akwacha.

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