BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,27TH APRIL,2022-Azimio La Umoja One Kenya’s presidential candidate Raila Odinga has appointed a seven-member panel to vet and recommend candidate(s) nominee for the party’s deputy presidential position.
Is a press statement read this evening by the party’s secretary general Junet Mohamed at convention center Nairobi, the panel led by Bishop Peter Njenga will constitute Archbishop Zacchaeus Okoth, Sen. Enock Kiio Wambua, Michael Orwa, Dr. Noah Wekesa, Sheikh Mohamed Khalifa abd Mrs. Beatrice Askul Moe.
The panel is required to submit to Azimio La Umoja One Kenya presidential candidate Raila Odinga the name(s) of the suitable candidate(s) for his consideration, on or before 10th May 2022.
While calling on politicians to give the panel time to conduct the exercise, Junet said the position is open and that every Kenyan has a democratic right to apply.
The move comes a day after IEBC extended the deadline for political parties to submit names of candidates for the position of deputy president