On Wednesday 14th August, Kirinyaga Governor, Anne Waiguru, revealed that she was open to forming an alliance with ODM leader, Raila Odinga, speaking during KTN’s show, Point Blank.

The leader disclosed that the region would back President Uhuru’s choice of a presidential candidate in the 2022 General Election. “If it is Raila, he should know that the region will want a piece of his government,” Waiguru disclosed during the interview.

She also revealed that Odinga and her had their differences which needed to be settled, that was done and they are now friends and political allies. During the interview she commended Raila for supporting women and pushing of gender equality, “One thing I have admired about Raila Odinga is his understanding and support for gender equality. He is one leader who is willing to stand with women,” Waiguru praised.