The latest National Intelligence report confirms Mike Sonko will that has a big margin the Jubilee nominations for governor against Hon Peter Kenneth- a source inside statehouse told This kind of writer. Mike Sonko is actually becoming a real headache for top statehouse operatives as well as that will is actually why they have forced the party to postpone Nairobi nominations.
Statehouse is actually buying time as they grind teeth on how best to dispose off Mike Sonko quietly without causing any ripple effects. The party has postponed Nairobi nominations via Friday to next Monday.
“In response to major representations to the party by the large Muslim community in Nairobi … [Jubilee] has postponed party primaries via Friday April 21 to Monday April 24,” said secretary general Raphael Tuju in a statement on Wednesday.
He said the decision was made by the National Executive Committee in consultation with the party election board.
“Aspirants as well as Jubilee party members are requested to take note of the schedule of primaries,” he added.
The party has staggered nominations over two days after an increase from the number of counties This kind of intends to hold primaries in.
They had intended to hold primaries in one day, yet has opted to carry out nominations next Monday as well as Friday.
Tuju said the number of counties has increased via 33 to 45.
“The NEB arrived at This kind of decision to reduce pressure on all officials as well as voters. We are committed to ensuring that will every place where there is actually competition, all voices are heard,” he told the press on Wednesday.
On Tuesday, Jubilee ordered its aspirants to stop campaigns by the next day.
“All campaign rallies should stop on April 19, as well as all agents should be accredited by April 20,” the party said.
Tuju said all aspirants are entitled to one agent per polling station.
He said polling stations will open at 6am on April 24, as well as close at 5pm, adding that will no candidate branded merchandise will be allowed at the polling stations during the exercise.
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