BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI,2ND MAY,2022-The Azimio La Umoja – One Kenya Coalition Running Mate selection panel will start interviews on Wednesday.
According to the Panel’s Secretary Elizabeth Meyo, the process will end on May 10 and thereafter a suitable name will be presented to the coalition’s presidential candidate, Raila Odinga who will make it public.
“All eminent Kenyans being considered for this important position of service to Kenyans will be meeting the selection panel on various days between May 4th and 10th,” Meya said in a statement.
The seven-member panel insists that Candidates interested in the position must meet various qualifications among them; fidelity to the constitution of Kenya, demonstrate respect for the people, bring honour, integrity and dignity to the office.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has set May 16 as the deadline for presidential aspirants to submit names of their running mates.