NASA rally at Jacaranda Grounds-UPESINEWS
BY EURIDICE NZIOKA,NAIROBI,29TH MAY 2017-The National Super Alliance NASA has promised to ensure that all Kenyans are treated fairly in distribution of resources should they form the next government.Addressing the wanachi at Jakaranda stadium in Embakasi East In Nairobi Sunday afternoon,the Coalitions flag bearers Raila Odinga and his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka accused the Jubilee administration of running down the economy of the country.Odinga said the NASA government will ensure that life is enjoyable by all kenyans regardless of their social,economic or tribal background.They promised to lower the cost of living,address corruption ,insecurity and unemployment.
He blamed lack of security in the country for corruption and laxity in the national police service which had led to untold suffering for poor kenyans who have to bribe the police to be attended to whenever there was a problem.He further said the NASA government would ensure women and the marginalized got justice in terms of distribution of resources.
Odinga also promised that house rent will go down within 90 days of his administration.He insisted that for along time the rich had oppressed the poor in house rents which are too high beyond ability of many.
On his side Kalonzo Musyoka accused deputy president William Ruto for his sentiments on Saturday in Makueni that Kalonzo knows that already NASA had been defeated.Kalonzo said that it was Jubilee that will go home very early on the voting day.
Mudavadi on his side asked NASA followers to come out in large numbers and vote in the NASA government come August 8 2017.He said that was the only way their vote could count.
Wetangula on his side congratulated Odinga and Kalonzo for being cleared to vie for the big seat.He asked their supporters to put their national Identity cards Ready for the day of voting and also come forward and vote.
Isaac Ruto accused the Jubilee government for runing down the economy and increasing levels of poverty in the country.He said the poor leadership under Jubilee had led to the country lacking food a move that has led to having to import food from outside the country.”Kazi yao ni kukukla haki ya mkenya mwingine” he said.
He also made it clear to President Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto not to be very sure that they will get 100 percent support when it comes to voting in the August Elections.
He further urged their supporters to vote for Odinga and Kalonzo.”Ni heri kupigia watu watano kura,kuliko wawili wanyanganyi” He said
The Jakaranda Rally by the NASA team officially marks the first public meeting with the people after the official commencing of the campaign period which kicked off Sunday 28TH MAY 2017.
The rally was however cut short after the heavy down poor that rocked the area.