NASA principals meet in Mombasa Monday 17TH APRIL 2017 to chat way forward on picking flag bearer/FILE
BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,17TH APRIL 2017-The key National Super Alliance (NASA) principals converge in Mombasa Monday 17th April 2017 for an important meeting aimed at agreeing on a suitable flag bearer to take on President Uhuru Kenyatta in the August General Election.
They include Raila Odinga of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), Musalia Mudavadi of Amani National Congress (ANC), Wiper’s Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetangula of Ford Kenya.
The leaders will be converging at a hotel in Kilifi where they will consider a report by the NASA technical committee which is understood to have presented a 12 simulations of the way the vote would go based on combinations of the four principals.
ANC, Ford-Kenya and Wiper Democratic Movement dismissed as propaganda reports that the National Super Alliance has settled on Odinga as the flag bearer and Musyoka as his running mate, with Mudavadi as the Chief Minister.
The proposal has angered Mudavadi and Kalonzo supporters who expect to have their candidates named the flag bearers, while arguing that Odinga has been on the ballot previously and lost.