Uhuru Kenyatta dares Raila to pull out of repeat poll

Raila Odinga plans to pull out of the repeat presidential election, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said.The President challenged Mr Odinga to quit the race if he is not interested, saying Kenyans want the issue of elections done away with once and for all.

“Kenyans are tired and want to move forward. If he Mr Odinga does not want elections, he should keep off and let the country move forward. “We don’t want continued confusion and fighting. Kenyans want development. They want to unite to end poverty,” President Kenyatta, who is on a three-day tour of the Coast, said in Mombasa on Monday

He was addressing Coast leaders at Serani Primary School in Mombasa where former Taita-Taveta Governor John Mruttu announced he would support his re-election bid.He said Mr Odinga was using a number of issues as excuses to avoid the October 26 poll,

Source: Daily Nation