Youths vow not to be used by politicians
JOSEPH ONYANGO – SIAYA COUNTY
Youths in Bondo constituency have vowed not to be used by local politicians during ODM party primaries and General elections to cause violence.
Led by ODM youth chief Ben Nyamulo, they say that as youths in Bondo they are not going to offer any chance to politicians who are intending use them to cause chaos during nominations.
Nyamulo alleges that there are some politicians who now out to hire youths at a fee to engage into violent activities, adding that they will ensure that no youth will be used this time round.
Addressing journalists in Bondo town, Nyamulo says that they have already signed Memorandum with all aspiring for gubernatorial seat in Siaya County to ensure that youths interests are catered for at the county jobs.
He says that they are not going to accept any politicians, whose main agenda is to misuse youths for political gains and later forget them after assuming their offices, adding that they want peaceful nominations.
The similar sentiments were echoed by assistant secretary Lilian Onoka who condems an incident in Bondo town where Governor Cornel Rasanga was heckled in the presence of ODM Leader Raila Odinga.
George Omondi Agunya one of the youth leaders in Bondo calls on local politicians to stop the habit of using Raila Odinga’s name to gain unnecessary political popularity to woo voters.