By Steve Biko
Security chiefs have dismissed claims by NASA principals that the government is planning to use KDF to rig next month’s poll. CS for Defense
Mrs Rachel Omamo termed the opposition leaders’ latest revelation on the plot to deploy military to interfere with the elections as baseless and reckless utterances that will divide the country.
The CS who was addressing the press in Kisumu said the military will only be deployed to offer security as stipulated in the constitution to support other security agents.
Her sentiments were also echoed by the acting interior cabinet secretary Dr. Fred Matiangi who said the security agencies will only support the electoral body IEBC as outlined in the constitution.
Dr. Matiangi added that they will act impartial come August poll saying that KDF should not be dragged in political issues.