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.
Residents of Kiagu Ward are getting ready to head into the ballot to choose their next Ward representative after months of no representation in the County Assembly. (Photo, Courtesy) Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has officially disqualified Gatundu South Constituency MP Moses Kuria as well as Chama Cha Kazi candidate in the upcoming by-election.
Kiagu ward by-election taking a new twist with UDA party being the party to beat. The party has already remained lethal and powerful against jubilee party especially after the Moses Kuria led party was disqualified in the by-election. UDA party has proved its serious in the by-election for they started campaigns from day one.
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.
The battle of political supremacy in the vote-rich Mount Kenya region between the deputy president William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance (UDA) and the Jubilee party seems to be gaining weight ahead of the 2022 general elections. With just few days to the much awaited Kiagu Ward byelection, the deputy president William Ruto through his Mount Kenya allies have been burning midnight oil to ensure their UDA party candidate carries the day.
Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria has said that his Political Party 'Chama Cha Kazi' will not nominate aspirants seeking to run for an MCA seat using his new Party. The Mp who is still admitted at the Hospital took to his Social Media account conveying 'the bad news'.
A few days ago, the Kiagu Ward By Elections had to be pushed to a later date after the Chama Cha Kazi Candidate was kicked out of the by elections by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. Picture courtesy. Mr. Milton Mwenda, together with National Ordinary People Empowerment Party candidate Mr. Nathan Gitonga were disqualified from the race.
With Kiagu Ward By-election getting nearer and nearer, political parties who have candidates running for seats are very busy campaigning for their candidate. Jubilee party candidate Samson Kinyua will be battling for the hotly contested seat with the United Democratic Alliance candidate Ngaruni. And now, Meru Senator Hon Mithika Linturi today has welcome a host of grassroots leaders who has defected from the Jubilee party and Join the UDA party ahead of next week's Thursday mini poll.
UPDATE: IEBC Disqualifies Moses Kuria - Chama Cha Kazi Candidate For Upcoming Kiagu Ward By Election
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has officially disqualified Gatundu South Constituency MP Moses Kuria's Chama Cha Kazi candidate in a na upcoming by-election. (Photo, Courtesy) IEBC has disqualified Chama Cha Kazi Candidate for Kiagu Ward By Election amid preparations for the upcoming mini polls.
Today ha been a fruitful day for Deputy President William Ruto after his close ally from Meru county Hon Mithinka Linturi received delegations in Kiagu Ward from Jubilee party to United Democratic Alliance party. Linturi who was in Kiagu ward mobilizing residents to vote UDA's candidate Hon Ngaruni in the next week's general elections also asked the residents to support Dp Ruto in the 2022 general elections.
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 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.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has been dealt a huge blow after being barred from conducting an upcoming by-election following a petition filed by Gatundu South Member of Parliament, Moses Kuria of Chama Cha Kazi. The High court on Thursday, September 30, barred IEBC from conducting the Kiagu Ward by-election after the disqualification of Chama Cha Kazi candidate, Milton Mwendwa.
Kiagu Ward By-election's Scheduled For 14th October 2021 Postponed By IEBC Due To Court Case. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati has announced that the Kiagu Ward By-election's that was scheduled for the 14th of October 2021 has been postponed and this is due to an impending court case that was filed against them by the Chama Cha Kazi.
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.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has been barred from conducting an upcoming by-election following a petition filed by Gatundu South Member of Parliament, Moses Kuria. The court on Thursday, September 30, barred IEBC from conducting the Kiagu Ward by-election after the disqualification of Chama Cha Kazi candidate, Milton Mwendwa.
The by-election in Kiagu Ward is taking a new trajectory as supporters of Moses Kuria and the candidate for the Kiagu ward by-election staged protest. The protest happened as a result that their candidate was blocked by IEBC from contesting in the by-election something that was instigated by UDA.
Protests Rock's Kiagu Ward Ahead Of By-election After IEBC Disqualified Chama Cha Kazi Candidate. Heavy protests have rocked Kiagu Ward where By-election's for Member of County Assembly are expected to be conducted soon and this was after the Chama Cha Kazi (CCK) candidate was disqualified from the race by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission IEBC and asked the party to submit another candidate.