The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has postponed Members of County Assembly (MCA) elections in Kyome/Thaana ward in Mwingi west and 3 other wards.
This follows the death of candidates that had been cleared to vie. Kyome/Thaana Ward MCA aspirant Stanley Ngui Muthengi popularly known as Stano passed on June 5th in a grisly road accident.
The youthful aspirant who was vying on a Tujibebe party ticket had just been cleared before meeting his death along Thika road on a Sunday morning while heading to Nairobi.
Other wards that will not be voting include; Oloimasani ward, Emurua Dikir Constituency after MCA candidate Marcelly Kiptonui Kirui passed on, South Gem in Gem, Siaya after the death of candidate Maurice Nick Otieno Wanga, and Utawala ward in Embakasi East.
The IEBC However in the Gazette notice dated 25th July has not mentioned when the wards will vote for MCA candidates.