According to the returning officer in the Kiagu ward by-election one vote has been rejected over reasons that it's marked severely. The returning officer is clear the vote cannot be counted for it's marked several persons failing to know the intent of the voter. It's already clear the by-election is taking shape with Jubilee and UDA being the main opponents.
Voting closed at 5pm and counting is underway in all polling stations in the 26 polling stations for the Kiagu CAW by-election. Votes will be classified as: valid and rejected. A valid vote is a vote that has been properly cast in favor of a candidate. A 'rejected ballot' is one which cannot be counted due to improper marking by the voter.
Electors have today conquered the in morning to come out and practice their vote based right to choose new delegates for the Kiagu County Assembly Ward (CAW) and Mahoo CAW in by political race. Kiagu CAW by-political decision Returning Officer Pamela Karimi says casting a ballot happening without hitch with 40% turn out at 1pm.
However, the presidential contender Azimio la Umoja's representative, who had been present the entire time, claimed not to know the individual. The "imposter" was compelled to explain where he obtained the paperwork to the people gathered in the hall, claiming that he obtained them from the Returning Officer Pamela Karimi.
Chaos erupted at a Runyenjes tallying centre in Embu county after a man claiming to be Raila Odinga's agent was nabbed with forms 34B and 37B in his private car. The commotion started after agents of several gubernatorial agents had alleged that the forms in question had gone missing.