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Mudavadi calls for dissolution of IEBC before referendum

ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi arrives for a press conference at Mikaye Restaurant in Nyali, Mombasa, December 31, 2018. / JOHN CHESOLI

ANC leader has expressed his mistrust to Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to conduct  referendum.

According to Mudavadi Kenyans have lost confidence with the commission to conduct a free and fair elections hence should be dissolved.

He spoke on Monday at Mikaye Restaurant in Nyali Constituency where he gave his New Year message to Kenyans.

“In 2017, the IEBC put the country on the brink of war,” Mudavadi said.

He said the Auditor General has raised queries over misuse of funds at the agency.

“If this is the referee that will conduct the referendum, how can Kenyans have faith?” Mudavadi.

He was flanked by Matuga MP Kassim Tandaza, ANC chairman Kevin Lunani and other party officials.

Mudavadi said ANC will take the lead in gunning for legal and electoral reforms next year.

He said women should have adequate representation in leadership positions.