Do not dispatch election materials to Migori – IEBC told

Migori County Assembly speaker has warned the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission against distributing the repeat presidential election materials at the polling stations in the County.

The speaker, Boaz Okoth said that the leaders of the County and the residents shall block all the attempts by the commission to distribute polling materials in the stations as a way of rejecting the process of conducting elections on October 26.

The Nasa leadership in Migori County will block the election officials from distributing election materials in all the polling stations as a way of rejecting the repeat of the presidential elections,he said.

The speaker was addressing the press after leading demonstrations in Migori town to call for reforms in the electoral body for a credible, fair and verifiable repeat of the presidential elections.

As the leader led the protests flanked by former Suna East Member of Parliament John Dache Pesa, the protestors wanted Migori County Governor to avail himself and take part in the peaceful NASA protests.

The protestors have called for the availability of Migori County Governor Okoth Obado to participate in the ongoing demonstrations in the county, and show his solidarity with the NASA coalition stand on the electoral reforms before fresh polls are held, said one protestor.

Source: Kenya News Agency