Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Leader Raila Odinga will today (Friday) make a one-day tour of Taita-Taveta County where he is expected to perform the official launch of several water projects undertaken by both the local County Government and address public barazas.
According to a statement from the Directorate of Communications- ODM, the water projects are in Maktau and Overseer areas which have been badly affected by shortage of water for over the years.
He will thereafter address two rallies; one at Overseer town and another one in Mwatate town where he is expected to give the message Peace, Love, Hope and a Prosperous Kenya through his Azimio la Umoja initiative.
Hon. Odinga is expected to arrive at Maktau in Mwatate Constituency early Friday morning and will be received by local leaders led by the Governor of Taita-Taveta County Hon. Granton Samboja, area MP Hon. Andrew Mwadime (Mwatate), the Deputy Leader of the Majority Party in the National Assembly Hon. Dr. Naomi Shaban, Senator of Taita-Taveta County Hon. Jones Mwaruma among others.