Deputy President William Ruto on Thursday said that Nasa, has become a captive of corruption cartels who will corrupt and loot public fund through dubious tenders like the Anglo Leasing, while addressing a crowd at Buguta,Taita Taveta County.
Mike Sonko’s Nairobi governor bid received a boost as the Matatu Owners Association endorsed him six days to the general election. They threw their weight behind the Jubilee candidate and promised to mobilise conductors and drivers to vote for him.
IEBC, Nyandarua county elections manager Gedion Balang, said that no results have been submitted yet, but the voting was closed on time even in areas where rain caused delays, while at ACK hall, Nyandarua county tallying centre.
Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa said that several businessmen with firearms licenses are being monitored. “We will not tolerate these individuals’ illegal activities. We will not accept militia in the city. The state has all the machinery needed to deal with them,” Marwa said.
Wiper party leader and NASA co-principal Kalonzo Musyoka has said there is nothing wrong with “forcefully sending a man out of a matatu” for supporting Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua after footage of the incident emerged on social media last week.
Vote tallying and announcement of results have been suspended indefinitely in Kilifi County after losers in the August 8 elections arrested three suspected IEBC officials with elections materials at Lagos bar in Kaloleni constituency on Wednesday.
Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago was on Saturday forced to take charge of traffic control in Eldoret town for more than one hour to help ease heavy traffic jams as traffic police officers were missing from all routes.