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State House race officially kicks off

30 January 2013, 09:36

Nairobi - The Standard reports President Kibaki's succession race at the State House officially kicks off today, after all the presidential candidates present their papers formally.

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will conclude formal nomination of presidential candidates with the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) presidential candidate Raila Odinga and Jubilee Alliance’s Uhuru Kenyatta presenting their papers. Their running mates Kalonzo Musyoka and William Ruto will accompany them.

Tuesday, four presidential candidates and their running mates were cleared and their names will be on the ballot paper for the March 4 General Election.

- For more visit The Standard

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