CORD is not divided assures Raila
03 October 2016, 16:05
Nairobi - Eldoret Opposition leader Raila Odinga has refuted claims that there is division in the CORD coalition.
He said, what is being with witnessed is democracy and every leader has the right to campaign.
"As CORD principals we want the streghen our parties. When you see Kalonzo or Wetangula campaigning alone it does not mean that we are divided, they are just strengthening their parties for CORD to have more following. Speaking at Segero SDA Raila said, the party is more stronger than ever and soon they will unveil their presidential flag bearer.
"We are working on a formula that will give a a suitable candidate that will carry our flag in the coming general election that will compete with the incumbent squarely"he said.
He added, that there is no automatic candidate to be CORDs flag bearer since we are all equal and will go through nominations. He however, condemned politicians who have defected from the party to the Jubilee government for their own personal interests. "Its not that am against one moving to another party but it should resign and see reelection,I won't tolerate such you either go or stay with us.
The constitution does not allow one to belong to two parties"noted Raila.
He however, urged Kenyans to shun politicians who divide them in tribal cocoons. "We don't want to go back to what happened in 2007 therefore Kenyans should ignore such self oriented politicians"said Rails.
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