KENYA: OPPOSITION CALLS FOR REMOVAL OF DEAD VOTERS

NAIROBI, The opposition has given the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) 21 days to remove dead voters from the Voter Register. The figure of such cases has been variously stated as 90,000 to 1.3 million.

The National Super Alliance (NASA) team led by Raila Odinga claimed that dead voters were used to rig the 2013 general election and will not accept such a scenario in August.

The NASA team, which traversed Makueni county with rallies in Mtito Andei, Kambu, Kibwezi and Wote accused the jubilee administration of hoodwinking Kenyans with unfulfilled promises.

The opposition National super alliance took its campaign to Makunei county in Ukambani region the birthplace of wiper party wooing locals to support the presidential bid of Raila odinga.

The team led by Raila odinga also promising to lower the cost of living they said had reached unprecedented levels.

The group vowed to set up its parallel tallying centre saying this time they will be wiser to ensure their victory is not stolen also questioning the awarding of ballot papers contract to a dubai based firm claiming it was dubious.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK