Home » Breaking News » Kenya’s First Lady waits in line like other voters to cast her ballot
FIRST-LADY QUEUE -TO-VOTE
FIRST-LADY QUEUE-TO-VOTE

Kenya’s First Lady waits in line like other voters to cast her ballot

Kenya’s First Lady, Margaret Kenyatta was among the thousands of Kenyans who braved the Tuesday morning chill to cast her vote at the St Mary’s School.

Wrapped up in a purple shawl, the First Lady stood in a light drizzle as she waited in line for her turn.

At their Gatundu home, President Uhuru Kenyatta prepared to cast his ballot at the Mutomo Primary School.

READ ALSO  C/Region: Man suspected of trafficking 21 children arrested

St Mary’s bears significance for the First family given it is where President Kenyatta went to school and where he met the First Lady’s brother who later introduced the two.

On Monday, President Kenyatta urged Kenyans to turn out in large numbers to vote and to maintain peace as they do so.

READ ALSO  Poorly treated cold can cause heart problems

He also rallied the country to remain united regardless of the vote outcome.

Tuesday’s vote process kicked off smoothly in most areas but there were some delays witnessed in places such as Donholm where tents and tables were absent.

READ ALSO  Minority groups appeal for protection

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission however assured that it was aware of the challenges and was working to address them.

“We are aware that a few polling stations opened late. We are addressing these concerns. Will ensure that no single voter is disenfranchised.

 

Source: Capital News/Kenya

x

Check Also

Dr Herbert Gustav Yankson

Create Adequate Awareness On Cyber Crime Vulnerabilities – Expert

Dr. Herbert Gustav Yankson, Director in charge of Cyber Crime Unit at the Criminal Investigations ...