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New Date For By Election In Bungoma Among Other Areas As Directed By IEBC

The by-election for Bungoma's senatorial seat will now take place on December 8, 2022, according to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).

This is in light of Moses Wetangula's appointment as National Assembly speaker on September 8, 2022, which left the seat vacant.

In a statement to newsrooms on Thursday, IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati added that five other by-elections for Ololmasani, Kyome/Thaana, Utawala, Mumias North and South Gem Wards in Narok, Kitui, Nairobi City, Kakamega, and Siaya County Assemblies respectively will take place on the same date.

The commission additionally expressed that all ideological groups wanting to run in the by-decisions should present the names of their up-and-comers by October 13.

Applicants in by-decisions have been permitted to hold crusades, which should start following assignment and end 48 hours before the by-final voting day on Tuesday, December sixth.

During the mission time frame, the missions ought to run from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., as indicated by IEBC.Applicants ought to likewise twofold actually look at their data before designation days and furnish their individual Returning Officials with the vital qualifications.

"All competitors who had been cleared to take part in this political race preceding the ninth August General Political decision to confirm their subtleties and records with the separate Returning Official prior to the selection days," read piece of the assertion."Debates emerging from the selections still up in the air in somewhere around ten days of the housing of the question to the Commission not later than Monday 21, November, 2022."

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