The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has said Amani national congress party leader Musalia Mudavadi is not entitled to the Sh4.5 billion shillings political parties’ cash awarded to ODM.
ODM said on twitter that the money in question is in relation to a suit which ODM filed and it relates to CORD 2013-2017 agreement which ANC wasn’t a Party to. maintaining that Mudavadi was misleading Kenyans on the whole issue.
The remarks follow Mudavadi’s claims linking the cash to the infighting in Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula’s party and ANC.
The ANC boss had accused ODM of being reluctant to share the cash in total disregard of an agreement spelling out how the cash was to be shared among the partner parties.
The ANC leader said ODM had said the formula to share the cash, estimated to be over Sh4.5 billion was unfavorable to him resulting in sponsoring chaos in the two parties after their leaders demanded the money be shared.
Mr. Mudavadi had said the Nasa coalition agreement had a clear formula on how the money was to be shared, but he claimed ODM was deliberately refusing to cut him in.
“My hunch is they are reluctant to share the money, yet it is in the agreement. You have seen there is political destabilization ongoing in total disregard of Covid-19 rules. Those schemes won’t succeed. It does not help to undermine political parties. ANC is very“I have supported Mr. Odinga since 2005. As per the agreement, he can’t run for the presidency as long as this agreement is alive. That is why he wants Nasa destroyed. He has not honored any coalition he entered with President Daniel Moi, Simeon Nyachae, President Mwai Kibaki, and even this one with us,” he said. stable, so is Ford-Kenya and so are other parties,” he told journalists