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BREAKING: IEBC Suspends Gubernatorial Elections in Kakamega, Mombasa Indefinitely, Reveals Why

The Kakamega and Mombasa governor elections have been put off till further notice by the IEBC.

The harassment of commission employees at Bomas of Kenya on Monday is to blame, according to a statement released on Wednesday by chairman Wafula Chebukati.

"The employees is now unable to report to the office for duty because of the worry this has caused them. This harassment needs to cease immediately ,"added Chebukati.

The by-elections for the following positions that were originally scheduled for August 23, 2022, have been postponed by the Commission due to the current conditions, according to Chebukati.

Chebukati, commissioners Abdi Guliye, Boya Molu, and CEO Marjan Marjan were physically attacked, abused, and hurt during the announcement of the presidential results by those who were with specific political leaders.

"Regardless of their political party, we demand the detention and prosecution of these attackers, "Chebukati stated.

The IEBC had scheduled elections in four constituencies and two wards for August 23 in addition to the governor elections in Kakamega and Mombasa, all of which have already been canceled.

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