Raila Odinga, Hassan Joho and Wycliffe Raila Odinga, Hassan Joho and Wycliffe
Oparanya Will Battle For The Presidential Ticket
By Meissy | self meida writer
Published 10 days ago - 697 views
ODM leader Raila Odinga will battle for the party's presidential ticket with his deputies Ali Hassan Joho (Mombasa Governor) and Wycliffe Oparanya (Kakamega Governor).
NEB chairperson Catherine Mumma in a statement on Thursday , said the three candidates met Wednesday's deadline for submitting applications for ODM's presidential ticket.
The party's National Election Board (NEB) will now scrutinize the three applications, vet the candidates as required by the ODM elections and nomination rules. They will also announce the next process and the time table in accordance to the ODM Constitution.
"The NEB will scrutinize the three applications, vet the candidates as required by the ODM elections and nomination rules and subsequent there to announce the next process and time table in accordance with the ODM Constitution," Ms Mumma said.
Those interested were required to meet the criteria spelt out in both the constitution of Kenya and the ODM party constitution and submit their applications by February 26, 2021. The deadline was later extended to March 31.
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