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Three Regions Rich In Votes That Could Decide Raila And Ruto Duel

The August general elections continues to become hotter each day especially in the presidential race. The race to succeed Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta has changed dimensions after the presidential candidates announced their running mates.

The battle ground now seems to be the central region, Ukambani and Western region. The two strong candidates, William Ruto and Raila Odinga selected running mates from Mt.Kenya region, Rigathi Gachagua and Martha Karua respectively. This is a choice that is igniting fire in the central region. It is a region rich in votes that could decided who wins the race.

In Ukambani, there are almost 2 million votes that are being held by Kalonzo Musyoka. He dumped Raila Odinga after he was denied the running mate position. He is now a presidential candidate. Ukambani is also a battlefield. Ruto is being supported by Alfred Mutua and Johnson Muthama from the region while Raila has Charity Ngilu. It is another region that may decide their fate.

The western parts of Kenya is another battlefield. Ruto is being supported by Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula while Raila is being supported by Wycliffe Oparanya. Mudavadi and Wetangula have been promised 30% of government by Ruto if he win while Oparanya has been promised CS ministry of treasury if Raila win. It is upon the residence to choose what they want. It is another region that may decide Raila and Ruto duel.

Who do you think will lead in the above three regions? Comments below.

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Martha Karua Raila Odinga Rigathi Gachagua Ukambani William Ruto


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