Financial specialist Jimi Wanjigi has opened up on his relationship with previous Prime Minister Raila Odinga following quite a while of freely rebuking the ODM party pioneer.
Talking yesterday, the finance manager cum lawmaker expressed that they were still old buddies with Raila regardless of being his primary challenger for the ODM official ticket.
He adored Raila as a legend for carrying vote based system to Kenya, however he was better positioned to address ODM for the highest work come 2022.
"Raila is my old buddy and I have a ton of regard for him.
"I have said it previously and I will say it once more. He is a legend of the subsequent freedom and for that, we owe this vote based space that we need to him."
"On the off chance that he chooses and decides to run then we are contenders, let the best competitor win," Wanjigi expressed.
Found out if he would go to Raila's huge declaration at Karasani this Friday, Wanjigi uncovered that he had not been welcome to the capacity.
"I have not been welcomed. I don't have a clue what it is on the grounds that it's anything but an ODM undertaking. I hear it is Azimio la Umoja and I have not been important for it," he revealed.
Also, he expressed that he will search for different choices if the party chooses to hand an immediate pass to Raila.
"It will hurt my adversary more than me. There are individuals who are supporting my candidature and we will graph a way forward from that point."
"I trust in ODM, I like the party without a doubt and I am confident that it will remain by the fundamentals of its constitution," he expressed.
Wanjigi further added that he would work with other similar pioneers, for example, Wiper party pioneer Kalonzo Musyoka in a bid to frame a political partnership in front of the 2022 surveys.
"Steve is my awesome companion. We have a long history together."
"We will collaborate with similar individuals all around this country, particularly the people who comprehend that we want financial freedom of this country," he expressed.