By yoana kimwele.
RAILA LOSES TO DP RUTO IN MSAMBWENI by-election, the Political statement has been sent, the COUNTY DIARY REPORTS.
Independent candidate Feisal Bader has won the Msambweni by-election, beating ODM’s Omar Boga hand down in what is said to be a future political statement to BBI.
Feisal garnered 15,251 votes trouncing his closest challenger, Boga, who got 10,444 votes.
Wiper’s Sheik Mahmoud Abdurahman came a distant third with 790 votes followed by Hamisi Mwaka onje Liganje(UGM) with 230 and Marere Wa Mwachai Mwarapayo(NVP) with 300, according to provisional results.
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Returning Officer Yusuf Abubakar declared Bader the winner of the hotly contested by-election on Wednesday morning.
RUTO man has beaten Raila Odinga sponsored candidate for Msambweni by-election, this is how the results were.
- Feisal Abdallah Bader (Independent) – 15, 251
- Omar Idd Boga(ODM) – 10,444
- Shee Mahmoud Abdulrahman(WIPER) – 790
Reporting: 129 out of 129 Polling Stations.
Iebc returning Officer declared Mr. Feisal Abdallah Bader (Independent) candidate Mp elect with 15, 251 votes against ODM candidate who gathered 10,444 votes.