Today is the much awaited day as residents of London ward are expected elect their new Member of County Assembly (MCA) following the demise of the late Hon. John Njoroge who died last year. Hon. Njoroge was elected on the Jubilee Party ticket.
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) announced that the London ward by election will be held today 4th March where the residents are expected to start casting their votes.
Chaos have been reported this morning that the police officers and United Democratic Alliance (UDA) agents have clashed at Milimani Primary School in Nakuru county that has seen the police officers lobby teargas to control the agents.
The London ward has been seen as a litmus test between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy President Dr. William Ruto. Jubilee Party has fielded Mr. Francis Njoroge while UDA party that is linked with Dp Ruto has fielded Mr. Anthony Wachira. This comes barely two days after Odm and KANU parties withdrew from the race.
In conclusion, this comes barely one day after the police officers led by Mr. Samson Gathuka the police commander of Nakuru West Sub-county said that security will be beefed up during the voting day.
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