Following a successful presidential petition, NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga’s campaign secretariat has received thousands of requests from the general public who want to volunteer and others offer cash contributions for his campaign.
“Its amazing the kind of messages we have so far received and not from the youth but also even adult retirees deep in the villages who want to make a difference in our political governace”- said an official from the secretariat who requested anonymity.
The overwhelming messages of goodwill from members of affiliate parties and also non members has prompted Raila to roll out to the public bank account number and other funding platforms for the thousands who have shown interest and want to own his campaign.
Here is the message shared by the presidential candidate;
NASA PAYBILL NUMBER AND BANK ACCOUNT DETAILS:
NASA is humbled by the desire of the people of Kenya to contribute and change our country since the historic Supreme Court ruling. We confirm the following as legitimate channels to make financial contributions:
ACC. NAME: ID NO.
CO-OPERATIVE BANK OF KENYA;
ACCOUNT NUMBER: 01120006511102.
Hon. RAILA ODINGA;
NASA PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE
SEPTEMBER 4, 2017.
“Looks like this 2nd round campaigns will be funded by Kenyans themselves, its like everybody wants to take ownership of Raila campaigns, this will be a first in the history of our politics having a people driven funding” – an official at the secretariat who requested anonmity told this writer.
“Since Kenyattas own a quarter of Kenya they have enough money for campaign. I propose NASA ‘6 million’ voters contribute 10 ksh minimum only for the campaign so it’s truly a peoples campaign and then volunteer to do the door to door campaigns, volunteer to get voters in strongholds to polling stations, observe elections and volunteer as agents in all polling stations…then let’s see” – Njoki Wamai posted on Facebook