Kivuti to challenge Wambora election at the Supreme Court
SEE ALSO :Dam repairs to boost farmingIn February, Justice William Musyoka nullified Wambora’s election, citing "massive irregularities that compromised the integrity of the process" following a vote recount and ballot scrutiny. Wambora appealed and the three-judge bench held that he could not be penalised for the errors that marred the poll. “The burden of proof was not discharged by the petitioner and therefore the High Court erred in invalidating Martin Wambora’s election as Governor of Embu County,” the judges ruled. They also found that the High Court relied on evidence not presented in court.
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