AZIMIO CAMPAIGNS

Notable governors backing Raila's Azimio

The Naivasha meeting would be the inaugural political engagement between Raila and the county bosses.

In Summary

•Raila is keen to have governors take a central role in his presidential campaigns.

•The governors have massive resources and structures at their disposal to fend off Raila critics.

Raila Odinga
Raila Odinga
Image: THE STAR

ODM boss Raila Odinga has convened high-level talks with at least 30 governors today in Naivasha to craft a deal and spell out their role in his presidential campaigns.

Raila, who is taking a fifth stab at the presidency, is determined to pull all stops to stitch together an elaborate and well-coordinated campaign machine.

The Naivasha meeting would be the inaugural political engagement between Raila and the county bosses as he seeks to hand them a bigger role in the grassroots management of his presidential campaigns.