Reports had emerged on a newspaper headline on Monday 14th September saying ODM leader Raila Odinga was headed to Kisii for a campaign rally.
We have looked at this claim
Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) dismissed reports by a section of media that the party leader Raila Odinga is scheduled to tour Gusii region this week. In a press release signed by the ODM party Secretary General Edwin Sifuna, The party said Odinga’s meetings are always announced to the public through the media by the party’s communications team and not through speculation and sensationalism.
“The ODM Party wants to make it clear that there is no such planned schedule for Hon. Odinga in the region as claimed by the section of the media”, reads part of the statement.
Mr. Odinga who was in a political tour in the coastal region drumming up support for the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) over the weekend hinted that he could vie for the 2022 presidential seat.