Kirinyaga's former woman representative has left many guessing after posting unclear messages on her Facebook page. Ngirici who has been regularly presenting herself as a supporter of William Ruto despite ditching the party before elections posted "finally" seeing many believe that she had landed a position in Ruto's government.
1.Tifanny Kiarie. Tiffany Kiarie the daughter to Kenya's vocal politician Susan Kihika.Susan is the current Nakuru county governor.She won the election under UDA party ticket defeating Lee Kinyanjui of Jubilee party.She is also the former Nakuru county senator following the 2017 general elections under Jubilee party ticket.Prior to that, she served as the first female speaker of Nakuru county Assembly and held the position of the Vice Chair of the County Assemblies Forum (CAF).
Votes tallying process is ongoing in several tallying centers with most gubernatorial candidates waiting for the final verdict from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) on the outcome of the general elections. Despite speculations that United Democratic Alliance (UDA) Gubernatorial Candidate for Kirinyaga county Ann Waiguru already won elections, tallying is still ongoing and the IEBC has not announced the winner yet.
The August General Elections have come and gone with the winners in the various races already having been announced by the Returning Officers of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. Forty five governors were sworn in a few days ago by the respective judges across the country with elections in two counties scheduled to be conducted on the 29th of August 2022.
Kirinyaga County governor Anne Waiguru has claimed rigging is being planned in Kirinyaga county. She added that the governor's ballot boxes have been entered into polling station through the backdoor.She added that vote counting must be stopped at once and be removed immediately. "Rigging in broad day light - Two ballot boxes with governors' ballots enter Kirinyaga through the back door in broad daylight!
The former Kirinyaga county women representative Purity Ngirici has this evening ignited mixed reactions from netizens after he referred to Moses Wetangula as "Papa wa Roma" ahead of the National assembly speaker's race. Ngirici wants Moses Wetangula to be elected the speaker on Kenya Kwanza Alliance who is expected to square it out with Kenneth Marende of Azimio One Kenya coalition.
The race for the top Kirinyaga County seat was set between two heavyweights from the region in Former Woman Representative Purity Ngirici who was running as an Independent Candidate and Governor Anne Waiguru of the United Democratic Alliance party who was seeking a second term in office. Governor Anne Waiguru prevailed over Purity Ngirici in a tight race, beating her by a mere few thousand votes in the final tally to be declared as the governor for a second term in office.
Courtesy Confusion hits hard in Kirinyaga county after election materials are allegedly discovered near tallying centre in Gichugu Constituency, Kirinyaga County. https://twitter.com/citizentvkenya/status/1557686826088939521?t=FFoM3zAOJrSpV2_tQjeZHA&s=19 In a video link shared by Citizen TV this afternoon, August 11 Kirinyaga County independent candidate Purity Ngirici and her supporter allegedly stormed a vehicle near main polling station in Gichugu amid rigging claims.
Kirinyaga County women representative Purity Ngirici who was running for the gubernatorial seat against incumbent Anne Waiguru, has broken silence since Waiguru was announced as the winner of the polls. Ngirici who came second in the hotly contested race has rejected the results announced by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission alleging that the elections were rigged in favour of Anne Waiguru.
According to reports, Anne Waiguru,the United Democratic Alliance governor aspirant for Kirinyaga has been defeated by independent candidate Purity Ngirici. Taking to her Twitter account, Martha Karua congratulated Purity Ngirici for winning Kirinyaga gubernatorial seat. Anne Waiguru had claimed that there was scheme to rig the gubernatorial election.
Deputy president Dr William Ruto has taken his campaigns to Kirinyaga county where local politics takes the centre of the day. The political differences between the United Democratic Alliance gubernatorial candidate for Kirinyaga county Ann Waiguru and her Independent candidate Purity Ngiciri whole is also the county's Women Representative played a major role.
As election day draws near, it is becoming increasingly important to keep an eye on the Kirinyaga governorship contest since it is both thrilling and epic. The race between incumbent governor Hon. Anne Waiguru and women's representative Hon. Purity Wangui Ngirici has narrowed down to a two-horse race with only seven days left before the much-anticipated 2022 general election, which is set for Tuesday, August 9.
Anne Waiguru and Purity Ngirici were battling for the gubernatorial seat in Kirinyaga county. Waiguru was vying the seat on Dp Ruto's party UDA while Ngirici was an independent candidates. Waiguru has however won the tough race that was between these two strong ladies. Anne Waiguru on United Democratic Alliance(UDA) has defended her seat by getting 113,088 votes ahead of her closest opponent Ngirici.
Council of governor's chairperson Hon Ann Waiguru has this afternoon led governors who issued a press conference in the capital of Nairobi. Waiguru has been relieved after her main competitor in the August polls Hon Purity Wangui Ngirici dripped a court case challenging her win. Insiders have hinted that President William Ruto played a key role in presiding over Ngirici to drop the case.
Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru is the incumbent governor for Kirinyaga.In the 2022 elections that was done yesterday she was seeking to defend the seat. As the counting of the votes is underway and streaming of results happens,She has brought up allegations about what her opponent Purity Ngirici was doing as the official results come with them in the office.
Former Kirinyaga County Woman Representative Hon Purity Wangui Ngirici and Governor Anne Waiguru who was rival forces for Kirinyaga top seat in this year's general elections. Photo courtesy. Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru has received relieved news after her closest rival in the August 9 general elections, former Kirinyaga County Woman Representative Hon Purity Wangui Ngirici reportedly set to withdraw her elections petition challenging Waiguru's win in this year's general elections.
Anne Waiguru and Purity Ngirici were running for governor of Kirinyaga county. Waiguru was a member of Dp Ruto's UDA party, while Ngirici ran as an independent. Waiguru, on the other hand, has won the tough race between these two strong ladies. Anne Waiguru of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) has successfully defended her seat, receiving 113,088 votes more than her closest opponent Ngirici.
Kigio residents have responded highly after Deputy president Dr William Ruto taken to the podium to introduce Kirinyaga governor Ann Waiguru as his prefered choice for Kirinyaga gubernatorial choice in the coming elections in the country where William Ruto is to face off the opposition chief Raila Odinga. According to the video seen on William Ruto Facebook page, anti Waiguru songs could be heard filling the air as the governor goes to the podium to address them.
1.Susan Kihika Susan Kihika is the former county speaker of Nakuru. She is the outgoing senetor of Nakuru County. She won against Lee Kinyanjui of Jubilee party. She garnered 440,707 votes under a UDA ticket. 2. Anne Waiguru Anne Mumbi Waiguru has successfully defended her seat as the Kirinyaga governor.
As images of a suspiciously deceased returning officer for the Gichangu constituency in Kirinyaga county surfaced online, Kenyans felt a sense of melancholy. The late Geoffrey Gitobu, an IEBC returning officer, has reportedly been discovered dead, albeit the exact reason of his demise has not yet been determined.