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Kenya to vote on March 4, 2013

19 March 2012, 07:20

Nairobi - Capital News reports that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) announced that Kenyans will vote on March 4, 2013 in the first general elections under the new Constitution.

The move by IEBC to announce the poll date on Saturday, came as it had become apparent that President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga could not agree on an earlier date.

IEBC Chairman Issack Hassan noted that the electoral team had made wide consultations on the touchy matter with several leaders including the two principals before settling on a March 2013 poll.

- For more visit Capital News

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