ODM withdraws from Nairobi race, says it will back Jubilee candidate

Raila Odinga

ODM party leader Raila Odinga accompanied by Mombasa governor Hassan Ali Joho address Kwale County party leadership at Diani Grand Reef hotel on December 29, 2020.

Photo credit: Laban Walloga | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • ODM national chairman said they have been holding discussions with Jubilee to support the ruling party’s quest to recapture the seat.
  • ODM's National Elections Board failed to meet the Monday deadline for the submission to IEBC of the party’s aspirants.

Mr Raila Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has withdrawn from the Nairobi governor’s race and opted to back Jubilee’s candidate.

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