File: Cord leader Raila Odinga
CORD has written to police notifying them of their intention to hold a peaceful anti-IEBC protests on Monday despite Jubilee forming a team to engage them in dialogue.
The future of the electoral commission was yesterday a subject of intense political negotiations as the Government and the Opposition pushed for their respective positions, with the religious leaders trying to broker a deal.
In the end, there was a stalemate. Reason? The Opposition has issues with the forum for the talks and the size of the team. The Opposition wants talks outside Parliament, but the Jubilee coalition insists the talks must be done within Parliament. The Opposition had picked five people for the talks, while the Jubilee coalition had picked 11.
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