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Integrity Blacklist:Some Aspirants Not Allowed To Vie Due To Integrity Questions

On Sunday it was announced that most of the aspirants for different political seats may be hindered from vying for their positions come 9th August poll elections.This was after several investigations about most aspirants with most issues which seemed to have disqualified them from vying.Them fulfilling their political ambitions may be cut off as per IEBC announcements.

A declaration that a person seeking elective office who has been charged in court for abuse of office, corruption,breach of public trust or any serious offence is unfit to vie for or hold any elective office until such matter is completely exhausted.It's stated that leaders with integrity questions do not deserve public offices.Hence,Gachagua the deputy president's running mate is on the list of such aspirants.Others include:Ann Waiguru,Oscar Sudi,Mike Sonko,Aisha Jumwa ,Cleophas Malala,Babu Owino, Didmus Barasa,Fahim Twaha,Evans Kidero ,John Waluke and others.

Waiguru has the NYS scandal while she was in office,Jumwa had a murder case before,Babu Owino is accused of attempting murder.Gachagua was accused of misusing government funds and other cases to do with integrity.

If this is the case,then who will be the next running mate for Dr William Samoei Ruto?Most people are of the Kenya Kwanza, what political seats will Kenya Kwanza members gain if most politicians will be out of the race.Will some politicians change minds and cross over to the Azimio coalition due to what Kenya Kwanza are going through currently?Your opinions are greatly appreciated.

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Aisha Jumwa Ann Waiguru Cleophas Malala Didmus Barasa Mike Sonko


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