The General Secretary of the Confederation of Trade Unions (COTU) Francis Atwoli is expected to convene a meeting at Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega County, chaired by Governor Wycliffe Oparanya, on Friday 31, 2021, to approve ODM leader Raila Odinga, as he prefers Luhya. presidential candidate.
The planned meeting in Bukhungu sparked mixed reactions from the Mulembe nation with government MPs working with National Congress leader Amani Musalia Mudavadi vowing to disrupt the meeting citing a lack of consultation.
Kakamega Senator, Hon. Cleophas Malala said he would disrupt the meeting, saying Musalia Mudavadi had not been advised to agree to the meeting.
Kakamega County Police Commander Hassan Barua revealed that Francis Atwoli and his team had not yet received permission to convene a Bukhungu meeting on Friday this week because they had not sent the request to the police.
In conclusion, Mr. The letter urged the COTU Secretary General to feel free and ask for the permit to help the police plan how to strengthen security during the summit.