Deputy President William Ruto and his wife Rachael Ruto have left their Karen home for Bomas of Kenya before to the IEBC's announcement of the presidential election results. Photo shared by The Star,shows DP Ruto's entourage with very tight security leaving Karen. Chebukati stated in a statement that the commission will announce the winner at 3 p.m. on Monday.
After Forms 34A and 34B have been verified, Wafula Chebukati, the chairperson of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), will declare the official presidential results of the just-concluded August 9 elections. Here are a few of the pictures that were taken prior to the major announcement.
Kenyans have been waiting eagerly for the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission IEBC to finally unveil the 5th president of the Republic of Kenya. The Roots Party leader George Wajackoyah and his opponent in Agano Party David Mwaure were the first to arrive. Few hours later the UDA presidential candidate DP William Ruto arrive at exactly 3:00pm as per the initial time stipulated for announcement of the presidential vote.
As Kenyans wait eagerly for the results and announcement of the president-elect who will succeed the Head of State President Uhuru Kenyatta, several political bigwigs have been reported to have made their way to Bomas to witness the historic event. For instance, the Roots Party leader Prof. George Wajackoyah and his opponent from Agano Party David Waihiga were the first ones to arrive as they wait for IEBC final announcement.
PHOTO: COURTESY The long moments Kenyans have been waiting for have finally arrived. The process which has taken the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission more than five days has been completed. According to the news making headlines from different social media platforms, IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati has announced Dp William Ruto as the winner of the presidential race.
President Uhuru Kenyatta with Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Raila Odinga ( Photo Courtesy) Preparations for the Azimio la Umoja leaders meeting are in top gear with Kenyatta International Convention Centre being a beehive of activities. The said meeting is expected to bring the top Azimio la Umoja top leadership led by the coalition's presidential flag bearer Raila Odinga and his running mate Martha Karua.
William Ruto has been duly elected as the next President of Kenya following the just concluded general election defeating Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance leader Raila Odinga,Roots Party leader Wajackoyah and Agano Party leader David Mwaure to become the 5th President of Kenya. The President elect managed to garnered a total of 7,176,141 votes which represents 50.49% while former Prime Minister garnered 6,982,930 votes representing 58.85% with both meeting other requirements required by IEBC for one to be declared a winner.Wajackoyah and Mwaure came third and fifth respectively.
A file photo of George Wajackoyah. Deputy president William Ruto has met Roots Party presidential candidate George Wajackoyah at the highly guarded Bomas of Kenya Very Important Persons lounge. A video has since been released by the deputy president William Ruto's presidential campaign secretariat journalist Hussein Mohammed.
The presidential results are supposed to be announced officially at the Bomas of Kenya by the IEBC Council. However, one of the Azimio leaders ,Kalonzo Musyoka, storm in for Bomas as he is going to witness the winning presidential candidate. The attendants are anxious to see that the Azimio party flagbearer Raila Odinga has attended the Bomas of Kenya, despite the fact that there is probability of him to loose his presidential seat.
Photo: George Wajackoyah And William Ruto Roots Party leader George Wajackoyah met Deputy President William Ruto in the BOMAS of Kenya VIP room. In the VIP room, Wajackoyah was seen sharing light moments with William Ruto. Ruto: How are you George Wajackoyah Wajackoyah: Am fine Mr.Ruto.
Before the IEBC announced the results of the presidential election, Deputy President William Ruto and his wife Rachael left their house in Karen for Bomas in Kenya. The Star posted a picture of DP Ruto's group leaving Karen while under heavy protection. The winner will be announced by the commission on Monday at 3 p.m., according to a statement from Chebukati.
With only minutes remaining for Kenyans to know the winner to the 2022 presidential election, the Bomas of Kenya has hosted the entire IEBC officials and leaders from all spheres within our nation. Earlier today presidential candidates, Prof. George Wajakoya of the Roots Party and David Wahiga Mwaure arrived in the Bomas.
The Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC) is expected to make its final presidential race announcement today. Special seats for all presidential candidates have already been reserved at Kenya's Bomas in advance of the final announcement. Presidential candidates David Mwaure, who recently conceded defeat, and Roots Party leader Professor George Wajackoyah have already arrived at the Bomas to await the final results.
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) head Wafula Chebukati announced that deputy president William Ruto has been named the president-elect of the Republic of Kenya. According to the proclamation made at the Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi County, Raila Odinga of the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party, George Wajackoyah of the Roots Party, and Waihiga Mwaure of the presidential candidate Waihiga Mwaure have all been beaten by the deputy president.
Four of the top agents for the leading presidential candidates, including Prof. Kithure Kindiki of Kenya Kwanza and Isaiah Kindiki of Azimio-One Kenya, are currently being held in a meeting with senior IEBC officials, according to Citizen Tv's Senior Political Reporter. Seth Olale, using his official Twitter handle, notes that the news comes amid rumors that the IEBC will soon declare the result of the bitterly disputed 2022 presidential election because all forms 34A and 34B have been certified and approved by the electoral body.
Before the independent electoral and boundaries commission (IEBC) chairperson Mr. Wafula Chebukati makes the announcement of the president-elect of the republic of Kenya, two of the four presidential candidates have already arrived in Kenya's Bomas. The two are Mwaure Waihiga and George Wajackoyah, candidates for president of Kenya's Roots Party.
Presidential candidates George Wajackoyah of the Roots Party and David Waihiga Mwaure of Agano party have arrived at the Bomas of Kenya ahead of the announcement of the presidential winner by Wafula Chebukati. People have already assembled at the Bomas of Kenya ready for the announcement to be made at 3pm.
The independent electoral and boundaries commission chairman Hon Wafula Chebukati is expected to announce the final presidential results today at 3PM. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, all presidential candidates will be attending the event at Bomas of Kenya. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the security has enhanced at Bomas of Kenya ahead of the big announcement.
The four contenders for president made a peace pledge, committing themselves to upholding peace prior to, during, and after the elections that will take place on July 11, 2022. William Ruto, a candidate for the United Democratic Alliance; Raila Odinga, leader of Azimio la Umoja; Mwaure Waihiga, leader of Agano; and George Wajackoyah, candidate for the Roots Party, all signed the Leadership and Peace Pledge by Mkenya Daima as well as the Political Decency and Peace Charter created by the National Cohesion and Integration Commission.
Presidential candidates George Wajackoyah of Roots Party and David Mwaure of Agano Party arrive at the Bomas of Kenya holding hands. The Roots party presidential candidate Prof George Wajackoyah greeted election observers and leaders at Bomas The electoral commission is expected to announce the President-elect today at Bomas of Kenya.