Gikaria re-elected on UDA ticket

David Gikaria is the MP elect Nakuru Town East.

Gikaria of UDA garnered 30,810 votes against his closest competitor Joel Maina Kairu of Jubilee Party who garnered 25,165 votes.

Dr.Julius Kariuki who contested the seat on independent candidature got 5,284 votes while Benson Mwangi of independent candidature also got 4,696.

Isa Okello of ODM got 3,535 votes, UDM’s Abdirahman Ismail got 2,230 votes while Grace Karuga of KANU got 858 votes.

Speaking at Nakuru East sub county tallying centre at Kenya Industrial Training Institute Nakuru on Thursday after he was handed certificate, Gikaria called on his competitors to join him in making a better Nakuru Town East constituency.

He also lauded IEBC for conducting a free,fair and credible elections.

“I want to say that it has not been easy but I must thank IEBC that for the first time it has conducted free, fair and credible elections.I also take opportunity to thank my competitors and call on them to join me hands in serving the people of Nakuru Town East constituency” he said.

Gikaria will now be serving his third term.

He was elected for the first time as MP Nakuru Town East constituency in 2013 on TNA ticket.

In 2017 he successfully defended his seat but on Jubilee party ticket.

He will  now be serving his third term as UDA Lawmaker.













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