Let's Have a By-Election, NASA CEO Urges Malala to Teach Mudavadi a Lesson
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. National Super Alliance (NASA) CEO Norman Magaya has urged Kakamega County Senator Cleophas Malala not to contest his expulsion from Amani National Congress (ANC) but instead go back to the ballot for a by election to teach his detractors a lesson.
Malala was on Friday morning ousted from ANC over alleged insubordination in the party. It came at a time was preparing to present Senate committee's findings on the impeachment of Kirinyaga Governor Ann Waiguru.
Waiguru was saved from impeachment after the committee found the grounds for her removal unsubstantiated. The move has however elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Back to Malala, his removal stem from his comments in 2019 when he decided to back ODM's Imran Okoth during the Kibra by elections. ANC had fielded their own candidate Eliud Owalo who was floored by Okoth.
Malala's close ties with ODM leader Raila Odinga is said to have been an issue of concern for ANC as well and it is remoured that the former drama and music teacher could vie for Kakamega gubernatorial Seat on an ODM ticket.
Magaya, who is the CEO of NASA, an alliance that brought together Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka, Moses Wetangula and Musalia Mudavadi has now urged Malala to agree to back to the ballot and not contest his expulsion. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
"Sen Malala should not contest his expulsion from ANC . Let’s have a by-election and settle this matter in totality. Captain Yare who procured this decision has never been elected anywhere in this country ! Let’s go for elections and vanquish these jokers," he tweeted.
Malala has already confirmed that he will be seeking to replace Kakamega County Governor Wycliffe Oparanya during the 2022 polls.