Former Budalangi MP Raphael Wanjala has defected from Jubilee party to the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM).
One of the fiercest rivals of Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba, has moved to the party, months after Ababu defected from ODM.
“The people have decided, even the Bible says that the voice of the majority is God’s voice, who am I to say no?” posed Wanjala during the announcement on Thursday, February 16.
He was the area MP for two terms since 1998 to 2007 to and lost the seat to Ababu Namwamba who vied through ODM.
Wanjala was a member of United Democratic Forum(UDF) before moving to Jubilee when UDF moved out of Jubilee coalition to form Amani National Congress (ANC).
He intends to use ODM to face Namwamba of the Labour Party of Kenya (LPK) for the Budalangi parliamentary seat.