Cord, Jubilee ready to face out in Bungoma and Kisii
23 October 2013, 10:32
Bungoma - Cord and Jubilee coalitions are ready for a battle in the by-elections in Bungoma and Kisii counties. The parties have nominated their candidates for theise counties and will contest the elections on December 19.
Cord is supporting the immediate former Bungoma Senator Moases Wetang’ula, whose election was nullified by the court due to electoral irregularities, The Standard reports.
Wetang’ula will battle it out with former minister Musikari Kombo. The Jubilee coalition has opted not to field its candidate it the by-election, it will instead support Kombo.
Wetang'ula is however being investigated over allegations of voter bribery, if found guilty, he may be barred from vying for the seat.
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