Some URP Party Leader loyalists are likely to be swept away from victory in most local election races
held across Uasin Gishu County, preliminary results
showed yesterday, but observers said the
vote was likely to be rigged.
The independent monitoring group Eldo consultants
estimated that as many as half of the
votes for the URP party within town may be falsified to favour the “big six”.
The team nicknamed”URP TEAM RUTTO” is said to comprise Dr Julius Bittok(Governor),Paul Kiprop(Senator), Eusilah Ngeny(Women Representative), Peris Simam(Kesses), Caleb Kositany(Soy), and Isaac Maiyo(Turbo) and Oscar Sudy(Kapsaret).
The voter violations to be used countywide, include voter
roll irregularities and multiple voting.
A consultative meeting held by other aspirants at Wagon hotel resolved to adress the press regarding the claims on Monday. They accused the regional officials led by Rev. Ekirapa and Rehema Cheruiyot of biasiness.