Mathare, Gatundu by-elections in August: IEBC
13 June 2014, 14:17
Nairobi - The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision IEBC will hold by elections in Mathare and Gatundu South in August.
The elections will be held August 7, 2014.
In a statement, the IEBC also clarified that the respective candidates will hand in their papers for the election on July 10 and 11.
By election for Kibiri County Assembly Ward (Karachuonyo Constituency, Homabay County) will also take place same day.
The statement also confirmed that political parties must complete their primaries by June 23 this month.
The Gatundu seat fell vacant after the death of area MP Joseph Nyumu while the Mathare one was declared vacant by the Supreme Court following electoral irregularities.
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