IEBC was then forced to temporarily suspend counting when Goons attempted to walk away with ballot boxes.
IEBC said the counting process and announcement of results will be on hold until normalcy is fully restored.
PRESS RELEASE: SUSPENSION OF TALLYING PROCESS FOR JUJA CONSTITUENCY MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT BY-ELECTION pic.twitter.com/BzitStlBwV
— IEBC (@IEBCKenya) May 18, 2021
The three-man idiots claimed that the Anniversary Party candidate, Susan Njeri, was The three were later thrown out of the counting hall by police officers when Governor Nyoro and Kiambu women’s representative Gathoni Wamuchomba alleged that votes of the Jubilee Party had been stolen in Kalimoni, Theta, Juja and Gachororo.
Police officers had to intervene to protect the governor from attacks by vocal youths.
George Koimburi, who was fighting for a seat in a People’s Empowerment Party, found himself in the chaos of the counting hall. Previously, the census had given him an early lead.
The People’s Empowerment Party is affiliated with Gatundu South MPMoses Kuria and Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro, who were both present when the chaos broke out.
However, the two MPs were kicked out of the counting hall along with Murang’a Senator Irungu Kangata