Friday June 28, 2019-Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has ousted Turkana Governor Josphat Nanok as the party vice chairman.
In an announcement made on Thursday, the Orange party replaced Nanok with Loima MP Jeremiah Lomorukai.
The announcement was made during the party’s National Executive Council (NEC) meeting in Nakuru.
It comes days after Mr Nanok publicly declared his support for Deputy President William Ruto in his 2022 presidential bid.
“Following numerous public pronouncements that he has quit the ODM party, the NEC has unanimously resolved to replace Governor Josphat Nanok as the party vice chairman with Loima MP Hon Jeremiah Lomorukai. He was welcomed to the NEC by the PL [party leader,” ODM said in a statement.
The ODM ‘s NEC meeting was attended by the Mr Odinga, ODM Secretary-General Edwin Sufina, ODM Chairman John Mbadi, and Siaya Senator , James Orengo.
The Kenyan DAILY POST