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Raila halts replacement of Nairobi Assembly ODM leadership - 3 months ago, 14 Nov 00:05

By: Josphat Thiong'o

ODM leader Raila Odinga has stopped the removal of two party members from their leadership positions in the county assembly

There was a plot to replace Minority Leader Elias Okumu and Minority Whip Peter Imwatok with Highrise MCA Kennedy Oyugi and Lower Savanna MCA Nicholas Okumu respectively.

Yesterday, ODM MCAs and the party’s Central Committee met at a hotel in Nairobi to deliberate on the issue.

ODM Secretary General Edwin Sifuna stated that the party had resolved to maintain the status quo with the regards to the leadership at the assembly.

Mr Sifuna said Raila had requested that the committee membership be harmonised in the next one week to ensure equity.

The secretary general further said the ODM leadership was put to task to maintain unity within the House to ensure smooth service delivery to the residents of Nairobi.

ODM ward representatives described the meeting as a much-needed sit-down to address ...
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