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Former MP meets Raila, vows to unseat Namwamba

Former assistant minister Raphael Wanjala on Tuesday paid a courtesy call on ODM leader Raila Odinga, a few days after decamping from Jubilee.

Mr Wanjala, the former Budalangi MP who was a fierce ODM and opposition critic vowed to unseat Labour Party of Kenya (LPK) leader Ababu Namwamba as the area MP.

Mr Namwamba, the former ODM Secretary General left the party for LPK citing frustrations

On Tuesday, Mr Wanjala led a delegation from Budalangi to meet Mr Odinga at his Capitol Hill offices in Nairobi.

Mr Wanjala said they discussed among other issues, development projects in the constituency “that will uplift the lives of our people.”

“We also discussed the upcoming general elections and the need to foster unity among candidates vying under Nasa,” he said.

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