The Chairman of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has warned top presidential candidates against declaring themselves winner amid anxiety over the final results. Wafula Chebukati who is the Returning Officer of the presidential election said he is the only one mandated by law to declare the winner.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries (IEBC) started streaming verified presidential results late Thursday as it races against time to declare final results. In the results read out by IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati, Odinga got 13,720 votes in Webuye East Constituency while United Democratic Alliance (UDA) candidate William Ruto.
Kapseret Member of Parliament Oscar Sudi today sent his two wives to pick his certificate after he retained the seat after garnering 31,534 votes against his immediate competitor Frank Murgor who got 11,091. Sudi’s two wives jointly picked their husband’s certificate since he couldn’t make it at the tallying centre.
About 78.34 percent of respondents from 22 countries believe the Chinese economy has injected vitality into the global economy over the past decade and has become the engine of the world economy, according to a joint survey conducted by CGTN Think Tank and the Chinese Institute of Public Opinion at Renmin University of China.
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