DP Ruto to meet rebel ODM MPs Friday
14 July 2016, 18:06
Nairobi - DP William Ruto will meet defecting ODM MPs on Friday in Kisii.
The DP is expected to open the ASK show at Gusii Stadium Friday morning.
He will then meet with some of the MPs who are seeking an exit out of the opposition for talks.
DP will also launch the last mile electricity connection programme in
Borabu constituency in Nyamira at the invitation of area MP Ben
Momanyi," a statement from his office said.
Kitutu Chache South MP Richard Onyonka and Kisii Senator Chris Obure are among those expected to be in attendance.
It is not yet clear whether any deal will be announced on the day.
The MPs say that they are leaving ODM to seek a better life for their people.
" We are looking to have a better bargaining position as a community and we guarantee we will battle for it," Onyonka stated.
It is expected that CORD leader Raila Odinga will also visit the region in the coming weeks to solidify support for ODM.
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