Sack all meddlers or we’ll skip election, Raila tells Chebukati

Nasa leader Raila Odinga during a press conference at Okoa Kenya offices in Nairobi on September 7, 2017. He said IEBC servers were logged-in a day before the election date, hence manipulating the poll results. He was flanked by Mr Musalia Mudavadi (right) and Senator James Orengo. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Raila Odinga told President Uhuru Kenyatta to stop misleading Kenyans that the court unfairly nullified his victory. 
  • In a memo to Mr Chiloba, Wafula Chebukati raises issues on the acquisition of satellite phones, results transmission failures, creation of an illegal account bearing his details and why 595 polling stations failed or refused to send results for the presidential election.
  • According to the memo, the chairman says the commission spent about Sh848 million to purchase satellite phones to be distributed to each constituency and county tallying centre.

Nasa leader Raila Odinga has threatened to boycott the repeat presidential election unless electoral commission chairman Wafula Chebukati sacks the people who bungled the August 8 presidential election.

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