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Chaos erupt as two ODM group fight for Chairmanship.

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ODM members during the meeting whuch turned chaotic after one group wanted to denounce Ksii ODM chairman [Photo Brighton Makori]

Drama has enfolded between two group of Orange Democratic Movement [ODM] during a meeting organized to denounce Kisii county ODM chairman Samuel Omwando.

The drama started when Kisii county Majority lead also member of county assembly elected through ODM representing Mageche residents Timothy Ogugu started addressing the media by accusing Omwando for visiting the Deputy President William Ruto.

According to Ogugu whose speech was interrupted by Omwando supporters he claims that Kerosi Ondieki is the current Kisii county ODM Chairperson not Omwando , statements which angered Omwando supporters .

This comes after photos posted on social media showed Samwel Omwando with Deputy president recently ,in which team Former speaker Kerosi Ondieki and Timothy Ogugu claims that he has defected from ODM party hence he is not even the chairperson.

Samuel Tinega ODM secretary general from Kitutu chache south challenged team Kerosi to come up with evidence indicating that Omwando has defected ,and when he lost his chairmanship of the party in the region.

” We are shocked to here that Kerosi is the party chairman from Kisii , we want to be told when was the election held, does it mean that when one visits Dp president has defected from ODM” Posed Tinega .

He also challenged them to involve Omwando in any meetings and give him an opportunity for clarity before crucifying him that he has defected to Tangatanga since visiting DP is not that he has joined his team.

Tinega added that Omwando has been royal to the party unlike others who have doing business within the party .

They added the photos in social media does not have any Audio or visual where Omwando saying that has defected .

Omwando was 2017 general election Kitutu chache parliamentary candidate after losing to Momoima Onyoka of Ford Kenya ,which affected the party in the region since ODM has no Member of parliament from both Kisii and Nyamira counties only Governors, senators and Women representative.