As he cast his vote today at Siaya county, Lawyer James Orengo who is Azimio la Umoja’s ally expressed his faith on the win for the coalition.
He stated that the coalition under the presidential candidate, Raila Odinga will win this general election.
”I am certain that my candidate is gonna win and ODM as party is doing extremely well in this region, and for myself i have never had doubt that we are taking this seat” Orengo said.
James Orengo further stated that he is happy with the turnout this election being that his county is Raila Odinga’s stronghold.
“I think that the turnout is good, knowing-that we still have a whole day. A large stream comes in the morning and towards the closure you will find people coming in the evening.” He said
He, James Orengo also said he is pleased with the kind of arrangement that the independent electoral and boundaries commission has on this particular election.
”It is good, it is well organized.” Orengo stated
He went ahead to say that Siaya has to vote for their son and therefore the election is a critical part of the people in Siaya.
He said, “It is very important. Siaya has to vote with their son and for their son who is Raila Odinga and sure he is going to win the seat.”
He also spoke on the Azimio la Umoja’s manifesto and how , if elected, Raila Odinga is going to tackle their grievances.
”The aims and objectives of Azimio manifesto is to work in synergy to bring success to its people. We have so many problems…” He said
He mentioned but a few problems in Siaya such as lack of electricity and the absence of a factory in Siaya. He promised that through Azimio, Raila will build a factory at his home county.