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The United Democratic Movement (UDM) party has abandoned Azimio La Umoja and joined Kenya Kwanza.

The party leaders paid a visit to the President-elect’s residence in Karen Nairobi, led by the Party Leader and Mandera Senator-Elect Ali Roba, Deputy Party Leader and Marsabit Governor-Elect Mohamud Ali, and Mandera Governor-Elect Mohamed Adan Khalif.

UDM, clinched a total of 45 seats in the just-concluded General election. Among them are  Mandera governor-elect Mohamed Adan and Wajir’s Khalif Mohamud Ali.

The party won a total of seven Parliamentary seats and 34 Member of County Assembly (MCA) seats across the country.

Others present were Deputy Governor-Elect Mandera Ali Maalim, Wajir Senator-Elect Abbas Sheikh, MPs Umulkheir Kassim (Mandera), Bashir Abdullahi (Mandera North), Kullow Hassan (Banisa), Joseph Lekuton (Laisamis), Mangale Munga Chiforomodo (Lunga Lunga), AbdulEnrahim Haro (Mandera South) and Adan Haji (Mandera West).

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