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"President Uhuru Kenyatta did a noble thing by reaching out to Raila Odinga and agreeing to dialogue on critical issues facing the country", Musila said.

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses leaders from pastoralist communities at State House in Nairobi, Kenya September 21, 2017.

Musila who dumped Wiper Party and unsuccessfully contested for the Kitui gubernatorial seat in last year's polls says it is time for Kenyans to put aside their political differences and move forward.

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He said unity was critical to achieving economic progress in the country hence the need to support President Kenyatta's commitment to national cohesion.

"Our partners did not stand with us at Uhuru Park saying that their bodies are not used to jail and so let those who are used to jail go ahead now and strike a deal".

Makau insisted that the Uhuru-Raila deal meant that ODM which Mbadi leads in Parliament was now in Government and no longer the Opposition.

Other NASA supporters still feel aggrieved and have termed Raila as a betrayer with self-declared general of outlawed National Resistance Movement (NRM) Miguna Miguna declaring he would soldier on with the rebellion call alone.

"We take this opportunity to caution those opportunistic mindsets that will always wish to ride on confusion and unnecessary tribulations of our people as a country, " said Mr Okumu.

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