Tag: Wafula Chebukati

Chebukati announces Ezra Chiloba will oversee repeat presidential election

| September 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Chebukati announces Ezra Chiloba will oversee repeat presidential election

Commissioners at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) have resolved to work together to deliver a free, fair and credible repeat presidential election on October 17. Speaking at a retreat in Naivasha on Monday, IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati indicated that the commission discussed issues that surrounded the August 8 election and will ensure there […]

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Repeat polls to cost Sh12bn as IEBC retreats

| September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Repeat polls to cost Sh12bn as IEBC retreats

Details emerged yesterday of how much the repeat presidential election will cost as chairman Wafula Chebukati and his commissioners headed to Naivasha for a retreat aimed at ironing out their differences. The repeat presidential election will cost Sh12 billion and the commission has already written to the National Treasury requesting that the money be released […]

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Fireworks at IEBC as Chebukati demands answers from Chiloba

| September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fireworks at IEBC as Chebukati demands answers from Chiloba

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 7 – IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati has formally demanded an explanation from Commission Chief Executive Ezra Chiloba for the irregularities that informed the nullification of the August 8 presidential poll. In an internal memo seen by Capital FM News, Chebukati has also demanded to know why Chiloba undermined his authority by countermanding […]

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Ezra Chiloba excluded from IEBC October polls team

| September 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ezra Chiloba excluded from IEBC October polls team

IEBC’s Ezra Chiloba will have no role in the October 17 repeat election. Chairman Wafula Chebukati has appointed a seven-member team to oversee the polls. “As the National Returning Officer, I wish to assure all Kenyans of my commitment to ensure that this fresh presidential election is done in accordance with the constitution, the relevant […]

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Wafula Chebukati: Hacking is a myth, I will be vindicated

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
Wafula Chebukati: Hacking is a myth, I will be vindicated

Electoral agency Chairman Wafula Chebukati Monday maintained he followed the law in declaring President Uhuru Kenyatta the winner of the August 8 polls. The results have since been challenged by Opposition leader Raila Odinga. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman told the Supreme Court that he adhered to the law and that a […]

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