Preliminary results for Migori senatorial by-election out
- The race had six competitors: Eddy Oketch, Ochillo Ayacko, Peter Jobando, Solomon Hodo Rugaria, Samwel Otieno and Dickson Ogolla.
Counting of votes for the Migori senatorial by-election held today is underway as candidates hope for victory.
The seat fell vacant following the death of Mr Ben Oluoch Okello, who succumbed to throat cancer.
Migori County has about 388,000 registered voters.
The competitors are: Federal Party of Kenya candidate, Mr Eddy Oketch, ODM candidate Ochillo Ayacko, Mr Peter Jobando (Green Congress Party), Mr Solomon Hodo Rugaria (People's Democratic Party), Mr Samwel Otieno (independent) and Mr Dickson Ogolla (independent).
Kuria East constituency
Results from 21 polling stations out of 80
Ayacko (1,268), Oketch (370), Otieno (25), Jobando (20), Ogolla (14)
Suna West constituency
Results from 16 polling stations out of 88
Ochillo (2,953), Oketch (1,445)