Raila Odinga unveils Azimio la Umoja One Kenya line-up for Nairobi elective seats; Tim Wanyonyi steps down.
Polycarp Igathe of Jubilee Party will run for Nairobi Governor under the Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya ticket.
Former Kibwezi Member of Parliament Philip Kaloki of the Wiper Party will be Igathe’s running mate.
Azimio la Umoja also settled on ODM Secretary-General Edwin Sifuna as its Senate candidate in Nairobi.
County Woman Representative Esther Passaris will seek to defend her seat.
Raila Odinga unveils Azimio line-up for Nairobi
Governor candidate- Polycarp Igathe
Running mate – Prof. Phillip Kaloki
Senator candidate- Edwin Sifuna
Woman Rep – Esther Passaris
Tim Wanyonyi, who had expressed interest in the Nairobi Governor bid under the ODM ticket, will seek to defend his seat as Westlands MP.
Richard Ngatia, who was originally in the race for Nairobi Governor will be appointed as the President’s Special Envoy on Trade.
These revelations were made by Raila Odinga on Friday, April 22 while addressing journalists at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC).