Kiagu ward residents will go back to polling stations to elect their new member of county assembly after the death if their MCA early this year. Various candidates have been campaigning in the ward. Today Kiagu Jubilee delegates defected to UDA party which is associated with deputy president William Ruto.
Kiagu ward by-election in Meru county close as all aspirants go to the voters to convince them to vote them in as their member of county assembly. The Deputy president William Ruto has a candidate vying in the United Democratic alliance party. The candidate from UDA looks as the favourites among the other candidates.
Kiagu ward by-election is taking shape and it's clear UDA is defining the moment given the fact that jubilee MP's who support the party have gone against their own candidate. The hype the did in Kiambaa has not been seen in Kiagu with UDA leaders camping in the ward.
IEBC has postponed the Kiagu ward by-election following a court case filed by Moses Kuria candidate. The by-election was set to happen on October 14th but it's clear it will not happen following the active court case. The case was filed in court by Moses Kuria CCK party following disqualification of Moses Kuria candidate.
The battle for Kiagu ward by-election which is slated on 14th October 2021 has drawn a score of attentions from the bigwig parties (Jubilee and UDA) following the mass exodus of President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee diehard supporters to Deputy President William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance party.
Kiagu ward by-election is taking shape as its clear UDA seems a national party just few days after its formation. The fact of the matter is that the by-election is going into the favor of UDA party given the fact that already jubilee party has collapsed badly something that seems to have gone against the ruling party.
Independent electoral and boundaries commission has announced on the postponement of the much-awaited by-election in Meru county. The election that was set to determine the new member of county assembly for Kiagu ward has hit a bedrock following a court order that bars IEBC from proceeding to conduct the election on 14th of October 2021.
It's clear the Kiagu ward by-election is taking shape and anything is likely especially between Wiper and the UDA party. The fact of the matter is that moving into the October 14th by-election UDA seems very much ahead of Wiper party. However it's clear UDA seems to have majority of the local leaders in support of the UDA candidate as opposed to Wiper party.
Through a press release they shared on their social media platforms, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) notified the general public that the Kiagu ward by-election which was scheduled to take place on 14th October, 2021 has been suspended till further notice. The decision came after the High Court of Kenya prohibited the commission from printing ballot papers until a case filed by in high court by aspirant, Milton Mwenda of Chama Cha Kazi which is associated with the Gatundu South lawmaker, Hon.
Reasons why Deputy president William Ruto will gain more if the United Democratic alliance party candidate wins the Kiagu ward by election slated for this month. This will also make the Deputy president William Ruto name more popular in mountain region and make people trust him more. Kiagu ward by-election is taking shape and it's clear it's between jubilee party and UDA given the fact that CCK and Nopeu parties were disqualified.
UDA party has taken over the Kiagu ward by-election by storm promising jubilee party a thrashing and teeth scratching defeat. According to the residents of Kiagu ward, they will support UDA candidate Kiambi as they have nothing to do with the ruling jubilee party. Here is a video link:https://youtu.be/Nr6rMijCuiY
Kiagu ward by-election is taking shape and it's clear it's between jubilee party and UDA given the fact that CCK and Nopeu parties were disqualified. It's clear the UDA party has highest chances of winning given majority of the local leaders in Meru County are largely in support of the Ruto candidate as opposed to the ruling party.
On Tuesday, October 12, The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) announced the suspension of voter registration in four counties. Thee IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati, the commission announced that it has called off the enrollment of voters in Kiambaa constituency and three other devolved units.
The Kiagu ward by-election is taking shape as a two horse race between jubilee party and UDA. The fact of the matter is that the chances of jubilee party winning in the Kiagu ward by-election are completely diminished. Already the fact of the matter is that jubilee as a party has lost popularity in upcoming general election after it's disintegration.
Kiagu by election has taken new twist following the latest move by the court to bar independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to conduct kiagu by election. This is following an appeal by Chama cha Kazi led by Gatundu South member of parliament Moses Kuria. "COURT bars IEBC from conducting Kiagu By-Election pending appeal by Moses Kuria's Chama Cha Kazi and its candidate," read the statement.
Moses Kuria's candidate in the forthcoming Kiagu by-elections is kicked out by IEBC. The decision came after serious investigation concerning Chama Cha Kazi candidate. Milton Mwenda and Nathan Gitonga of National Ordinary People Empowerment Union Party. The immediate press release by IEBC unveiled that the two aspirants did not follow rules ahead of by-elections.
Independent electoral and boundary commission is a designated body mandated to handle election in concurrence to the 2010 constitution. It is the only body responsible to handle free and fair credible election,it has consistently presided over two general elections since it's formation under the leadership of Wafula Chebukati as the chairman.
Kiagu ward by-election is taking a new shape after a section of jubilee aspirants decided to support the UDA candidate Kiambi. It's clear the battle in the by-election is between jubilee party and UDA with the ruling party being the underdog over the fact reason that majority of local leaders are in support of UDA.
Independent Election and Boundary Commission postponed Kiaga ward by-election until further notice after Milton Mwenda of Chama Cha Kazi (CCK) party linked to Moses Kuria challenge disaliqulification. Kiaga ward in Meru seat fell vacant in May after the dismissed of late Eunice Karegi,who succumbed to caner.
Following a petition filed by Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has been banned from conducting a forthcoming by-election. Following the disqualification of Chama Cha Kazi candidate Milton Mwendwa, the High Court on Thursday, September 30, banned IEBC from holding the Kiagu Ward by-election.