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Raila Delivers A Powerful Message To Turkana Residents.

Today, former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, a section of leaders drawn from ODM and the ruling Jubilee parties held a mega meeting in Turkana where various key issues were discussed.

While giving his speech the ODM party leader Raila Odinga mentioned many important things that they are planning to do in Turkana as well as other parts of Kenya. He also added that as an AU convoy, he is pushing for the construction of a railway that will help ease transportation of goods between Kenya, Ethiopia, DRC and South Sudan.

"Tunataka kujenga maviwanda hapa, nyinyi mnakumbuka sisi tulileta kile kinaitwa LAPSET (Lamu Port South Sudan Ethiopia Transport Corridor). Tayari bandari ya lamu imefunguliwa ile imebaki ile ni mpango tulifanya na Kibaki, ile reli kutoka Lamu kupitia Isiolo na kukuja hapa hapa Lodwar inaenda mpaka Juba," said Raila Odinga.

He also added more that they had a plan of constructing an economic zone in Turkana which will manufacture products that will be transported parts of Central Africa. This will as well help create employment opportunities for the youths in Turkana.

"Tulikuwa na mpango ya kujenga special economic zone hapa Turkana ambayo itakuwa inatengeneza bidhaa alafu inaenda kwa hizo soko za Central Africa kutoka pande hii. Na hiyo itatoa ajiri mingi sana kwa vijana wa eneo hii, watakuwa na kazi ya kufanya," added Raila Odinga.

Click on the video link below to watch what Raila said in Turkana.

https://youtu.be/xf5berhsSUs

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