Raila Odinga appoints seven member panel to vet potential running mates; the panel to submit names by May 10.
Raila Odinga, the presidential candidate of the One Kenya Alliance, has formed a seven-member council to advise him on who he should choose as his running mate.
In a statement on Wednesday, Azimio Council secretary-general Junet Mohamed said Raila Odinga appointed the 7 member panel that includes the clergy and representatives of political parties.
“The panel members are; Bishop Peter Njenga, Archbishop Zaccheus Okoth, Senator Enock Wambua, Michael Orwa, Noah Wekesa, Sheik Mohamed Khalifa and Beatrice Moe,” Junet announced.
“The panel shall reach its decision through consensus and shall elect its chairperson. The secretary of the panel shall be Ms Elizabeth Meyo.”