As the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) is finalizing the tally of Presidential race votes, Deputy President William Ruto who is United Democratic Alliance Presidential Candidates, and Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition presidential candidate Hon Raila Odinga are considered as ye the top successors to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta.
IEBC Chairman is expected to declare presidential results today according to the latest development in the Bomas of Kenya.
And now, details have emerged of heavy deployment of Security officers near the Deputy President William Ruto Karan Residence ahead of the major announcement by IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati. This is according to the Embu Newspaper post on their official Facebook page.
For one to be declared president-elect according to the Kenya Constitution, the presidential candidate must attain 50% vote of the total votes cast plus one vote.
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