This is NOT an ODM zone! – ODM MP told and CHASED AWAYNews 04:39
Thursday December 6, 2012 - Deputy Speaker Farah Maalim on Wednesday escaped a beating from a mob in Garissa after saying Garissa County is an Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) zone.
Malim who is the Lagdera MP was campaigning in Ijara Constituency where he met groups waving placards of TNA party written “Garissa County is a TNA zone”.
Police surrounded the vehicle carrying the MP when aggrieved supporters tried to rough up the MP.
The disturbance did not however deter the MP who is a close ally of Prime Minister Raila Odinga, who went ahead and told them that ODM is the only issue oriented party.
Maalim asked residents to desist from divisive politics, adding that the area could only develop if there is unity.
The Kenyan DAILY POST