Stop using Raila’s name in vote hunt, ODM tells rival candidates - 5 months ago, 10 Sep 22:44
Opposition leader Raila Odinga will only support ODM candidate Ochillo Ayacko in the Migori senatorial by-election, the party has said.
In a statement posted on Twitter on Sunday, the Orange party said Mr Odinga would soon visit the county to campaign for the party candidate ahead of the October 8 by-election.
The party added that it is not bothered by aspirants from other parties who have been using Mr Odinga’s name in their campaigns, saying they will not succeed in swaying voters.
“In Migori, the Party has only one candidate who is Dr Ochillo Ayacko. He is the candidate Raila Odinga supports and will be campaigning for. Anybody else using the party leader's name or any of his nicknames known to his supporters to attract attention will not succeed,” the party said.
The seat fell vacant following the death of Mr Ben Oluoch Okello, who succumbed to throat ...
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