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February 13, 2015


Moses Otieno Kajwang’ wins Homa Bay Senator’s seat. The by-election had been called after the death of Kajwang’s brother and predecessor.

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Moses Otieno Kajwang’ wins Homa Bay Senator’s seat

Moses Otieno Kajwang’ wins Homa Bay Senator’s seat


Moses Otieno Kajwang’ won yesterday’s Homa Bay senatorial by-election by a huge margin over his rivals. Kajwang’ takes over the seat from his brother Gerald Otieno Kajwang’ who died on 18 November, 2014.

The electoral commission’s final provisional electronic results from 878 polling stations gives Kajwang’, who stood for the seat on the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party, 127,370 votes. His closest rival, Philip Okundi of the Maendeleo Democratic Party, gained 27,671 votes.

RESULT IN FULL                                                                                    HOMA BAY SENATORIAL BY-                                                                                                                                                                      ELECTION 

Moses Otieno Kajwang (Orange Democratic Movement) 127,370
Philip Okundi (Maendelo Demoratic Party) 27,671
Fred Rabongo (National Agenda Party of Kenya) 2,829
Benard Otieno (National Vision Party) 1,333
Medo Luke Misawa 305
Hilary Alila 525
Innocent Masara 275
Edwin Omondi 302

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