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March 9, 2023

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“The creation of “unnecessary and unconstitutional” public offices that include those of spouses, daughters, etc has further bloated the public wage bill and is also an effort to reward political cronies and further loot public coffers through proxies,” Odinga said.

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Odinga Calls for Mass Action

Odinga Calls for Mass Action

Raila Odinga calls for Mass Action

Opposition Leader and former Prime  Minister Raila Odinga has today announced the start of a nationwide mass action.

Odinga cited the following reasons as the cause for the mass action;

  • High cost of living – which he said is a result of massive looting and the withdrawal of food and fuel subsidies at the height of an ongoing country-wide drought.
  • The creation of “unnecessary and unconstitutional” public offices that include those of spouses, daughters, etc, which, Odinga says has further bloated the public wage bill.
  • The attempt by president Ruto to divide the country along religious line
  • Importation of GMOs

    Raila Odinga calls for Mass Action

  • Alleged attempt by Kenya Kwanza to singlehandedly constitute IEBC
  • Victimization of the Cherera 4 IEBC Commissioners
  • Alleged Judicial capture

The Azimio leader further announced a  massive procession in Nairobi on March 20.

 

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