Nairobi, Nov. 18 -- Planners of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) have rolled out a grand plan to collect more than four million signatures in a record seven days, the Nation has established.

Key to the strategy is the division of the country into 14 regions each with between three and four counties.

The 14 regions will have coordinators who will be answerable to the national steering committee co-chaired by National Assembly Minority Whip Junet Mohamed and former Dagoretti South MP Dennis Waweru.

Yesterday, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga, President Uhuru Kenyatta's partner in the push to change the constitution, said it was all systems go.

"On Thursday, we shall launch the collection of signatures. Thereafter,...