Balala's ODM exit
19 March 2012, 10:15
Mombasa - Tourism minister Najib Balala, one of Prime minister Raila Odinga’s dependable allies in Orange Democratic Movement in 2007, is shopping for a new party, The Standard reports.
The Mvita MP who played a leading role in the formation of the party and was one of the top guns dubbed ‘Pentagon’ claimed ODM is dictatorial and lacking in democracy.
Speaking at a a public gathering at the scenic Mama Ngina Drive in Mombasa on Sunday, Balala said that the time for change is now and he would soon announce the new party on whose ticket he will seek the Mombasa Senator seat.
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