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Saturday, 20 May 2017 16:20 EATnewsdesk@kenyafreepress.com
The National Super Alliance (NASA) has released a campaign schedule detailing their candidate Raila Odinga's travel plans from Wednesday May 24th till the end of June. The schedule shows that the NASA team will campaign in each of the country's former provinces except Nairobi and Nyanza where the campaign has visited recently.
Overall, the schedule is dominated by marginalised arid and semi arid counties in the former Rift Valley, Coast, Eastern and Northeastern provinces. The team will also visit President Uhuru Kenyatta's backyard on June 1, to coincide with Madaraka Day celebrations.
"With this release we invite the media to our activities in the spirit of keeping voters informed through balanced and accurate reporting on the activities of political parties at this historic moment in our country," the NASA presidentia campaign chairman Musalia Mudavadi said in a press statement announcing the plan.
Below is the travel plan.
24th May 2017- Isiolo Town
25th May 2017- Baringo County (Barresa/Marigat)
26th May 2017- West Pokot (Makutano/Kapenguria)
27th May 2017 - Mumias Town
28th May 2017 –KICC Presentation of papers- Jacaranda Ground rally
1st June 2017- Madaraka Day Celebrations- Nyeri County
3rd June 2017- Kakamega- Official Campaign Launch
4th June 2017 – Kapsabet
5th June 2017 – Machakos
8th June 2017- Garsen – Witu (day stop overs) Lamu (Iftar-evening)
Kaloleni-Rabai- Mariakani (day stop overs) Mombasa (Iftar- evening)
9th June 2017 – Taita Taveta County (2 teams- Mwatate- Wundanyi) (Taveta- Voi)
10th June 2017- Mtito- Kambu- Kibwezi Wote (Main rally)
Jack is a business and society writer at the Kenya Free Press