Julius Mawathe of Wiper Party has been declared the winner of the Embakasi South parliamentary by-election.
Julius Mawathe declared winner of Embakasi South constituency by-election, trouncing ODM's Irshard Sumra
Mawathe got 21,628 votes while Irshard Sumra got a paltry 7,988 votes.
IEBC Returning Officer Abdullahi Ahmed made the announcement on Saturday morning, bringing an end to the exercise that saw ODM and Wiper party under the NASA coalition embroiled in a bitter rivalry.
Mawathe floored his closest rival –ODM’s Irshard Sumra by 13,640 votes.
Reports indicate that Mawathe garnered 21,628 votes while Irshad Sumra got a paltry 7,988 votes.
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