UDA deputy presidential candidate Rigathi Gachagua has broken her silence following accusations by the Azimio faction that their presidential candidate Raila Odinga won the 2022 presidential election that ended The results have not yet been announced by the Independent Elections and Borders Commission.
In a Facebook post, Gachagua urged all Kenya Kwanza supporters to remain calm as the verification of 34B forms is underway in Kenya's Bomas. He told their followers to be embroiled in the allegations, which he called side gigs of the Azimio side.
"It's okay, relax everyone. We don't have time for their usual drama," read part of Gachagua's Facebook post.Our job right now is to verify Forms 34A and 34B at the national tally center,” he added in the press release.
Gachagua alleged that Azimio agents were delaying the verification process in Bomas, making the exercise very slow. He said on the other hand, Kenyan Kwanza officers are very patient and respectful of IEBC officers.
"The process was quite slow as Azimio officers continued to delay the exercise, but our officers were patient, disciplined and respectful of IEBC officials," read part of his Facebook announcement.
He alleges that if Azimio agents are prevented from causing further disruption, the announcement of the winner of the election could take place late tomorrow, Sunday.
"If the pace is maintained and they do not cause unnecessary delays, the winner of the presidential vote will be announced before the end of tomorrow, Sunday. We encourage you to visit. IEBC port and with a simple calculator add the numbers" Gachagua says.
Content created and supplied by: power_volt (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More