Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetangula to run in the presidential elections
16 April 2016, 19:40
Nairobi - Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetangula expressed the intention to run in the presidential
elections within the Opposition coalition and join the Jubilee party.
According to Citizen TV he also took a swipe at President
Uhuru and Deputy President William for failing to address the victims of
2007/2008 Post Election Violence while attending the Nakuru
He said the compensation
plan is biased.
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Kiminini MP Chris Wamalwa
called for CORD leader Raila Odinga to support Wetangula’s presidential bid as
a show of appreciation for supporting his father and the Luhya community.
The Coalition for Reforms
and Democracy (CORD) announced on Thursday that they will choose their
presidential candidate through consensus or ballot.
The CORD coalition which
forms part of Ford Kenya, Wiper and ODM have said that they have no intention
to dissent from one another.
The coalition has been a
topic of discussion in recent days following a tussle over who among its three
principals will be the flag bearer in the 2017 presidential election.
The CORD Coalition has
named a team of experts to choose their 2017 Presidential candidate.
CORD co Principal Moses
Wetangula said Thursday that the team will be tasked with finding the best
possible candidate for the Coalition come the 2017 polls.
Wetangula also announced
that the top seat will be vied for by 4 individuals.
The four candidates are ODM
leader Raila Odinga, Wiper Party's Kalonzo Musyoka, Wetangula and Narc Kenya
boss Martha Karua.
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