While reacting to the Juja parliamentary seat and Rurii ward by-elections, Nyeri Town Member of Parliament Wambugu Ngunjiri gave an excuse as to why they lost in the two by-elections by claiming that they made mistakes right from the campaigns to the voting process.
Taking to social media, the lawmaker has congratulated the the Juja MP-elect for emerging as the winner and went on to recognize the vocal MP Moses Kuria for playing an instrumental role in George's well-deserved victory.
In Juja constituency that has been the main topic of discussion and Jubilee's backyard, George Ndung'u got 12159 votes while his main rival Susan Waitutu garnered around 5000 votes.
In Rurii ward, Jubilee candidate was trounced by a huge margin after UDA candidate Francis Muraya was declared the winner. He got 4303 votes compared to Jubilee party candidate Thinji who managed to garner only 4,134 votes.
Low voter turnout, bribery and chaos were reported in various polling stations during the exercise.
In Juja constituency, the counting of votes had to stopped after a group of rowdy youths stormed the tallying centre in a bid to disrupt the process.
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