MP Patrick Musimba loses his Kibwezi West seat
15 August 2013, 12:14
Nairobi - Patrick Musimba has lost his seat as the MP for Kibwezi West after an earlier vote recount showed Kalembe Ndile won the election against him.
Daily Nation reports that the Machakos High Court Judge Justice David Majanja ruled that there will be a by-election after the recount, revealed that Ndile garnered 16,891 votes against Musimba's 16,773, thus there will be a by-election.
The election petition had been filed by Kalembe alongside Caroline Mwelu, who was placed third after the recount with 4148 votes.
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