ODM National Secretariat

The National Secretariat is the oil that runs through the engine of the party and links all the other party organs. It is headed by the Executive Director, who is appointed by the National Executive Committee.  

The Secretariat has four directorates:- 

  • Finance and Administration
  • Communication
  • Political Affairs and Strategy
  • Memberships Recruitment and Retention

The main duties of the National Secretariat are: 

  • Management of Party operations.  
  • Implementation of Party decisions. 
  • Processing the clearance of persons to be appointed by the National Executive Committee as Party’s nominees to the County Assembly or Parliament.
  • Voter outreach and membership recruitment. 
  • Registration, mobilization and maintenance of voters or members register. 
  • Coordination, facilitation and synchronization of Party activities and events. 
  • Public relations, communication and media outreach. 
  • Fundraising and resource mobilization. 
  • Campaign strategies. 
  • Operations and logistics. 
  • Party policy and research. 
  • Regional coordination. 
  • Liaison with all Party structures. 

Any other duties as may be assigned by National Executive Committee. 

The National Secretariat is the oil that runs through the engine of the party and links all the other party organs. It is headed by the Executive Director, who is appointed by the National Executive Committee.