Meru county election results
08 March 2013, 12:26
Final results for the Meru County were released on Thursday with Peter Munya of the Alliance Party of Kenya emerging winner for the Governor seat.
Munya garnered 184 273 votes trouncing his closest contender Dr. Kilemi Mweria who got 180 837 votes.
Mweria declared he would contest the elections in a court of law saying the results were flawed.
He said there was voter buying and intimidation of polling officials saying he could not accept the results.
Kiraitu Murungi who had taken the lead all along in the senator race got 361 877 votes against his main opponent Gitobu Imanyara who got 48 050 votes.
Florence Kajuju of The National Alliance Party won the women representative seat with 194 352 votes trouncing her main opponent Elizabeth Kailemia who got 103038 votes.
Jubliant Florence Kajuju thanked the Meru people for voting for her.
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