Elections 2022 Tracker

Wed, 18 May 2022

  • 10:52 am Ukambani leaders led by Kitui governor, Charity Ngilu, urge Kalonzo Musyoka to return to Azimio La Umoja.
  • 10:33 am Kenya Kwanza says the nomination of Martha Karua as Raila Odinga's running mate is a move to blackmail women to vote blindly.
  • 10:11 am Ex-Nairobi governor, Evans Kidero, and Homa Bay Woman Rep, Gladys Wanga, promise to distribute county jobs equally to all sub counties.
  • 9:53 am Rigathi Gachagua says he will not defy William Ruto should they be elected on August 9, adds that he will diligently take orders from him.
  • 9:37 am Senator Kithure Kindiki calls on poll losers in the country to accept the outcome of elections, congratulate the winners and uphold the democratic practices.
  • 9:17 am Deputy President, William Ruto, asks Mount Kenya electorate not to vote for Raila Odinga saying he has a history of sabotaging the government.
  • 9:03 am Musician Kevin Kioko, alias Bahati, says was not ready to step down from the Mathare parliamentary race as the move would have been a betrayal to the Kenyan youth.
  • 8:49 am Registrar of Political Parties, Ann Nderitu, says the signing of a coalition agreement cannot be in secrecy, adds all parties that sign must be privy to its details.
  • 8:34 am Wiper leader, Kalonzo Musyoka, says his presidential plans started before the Azimio selection panel conducted the running mate interviews.
  • 8:06 am Polycarp Igathe says should he be elected Nairobi governor on August 9, he will work with the national government to address the high rate of insecurity in the city.
  • 7:42 am Nation Media Group poll shows Mike Sonko's popularity in Mombasa has grown to 33 per cent while that of Mvita MP Abdulswamad Shariff Nassir has reduced to 40 per cent.
  • 7:13 am KANU's secretary for political affairs, Fred Okang'o, argues that while Kenya Kwanza is focusing on socio-economic liberations only, Azimio is focusing on strengthening devolution, women inclusivity & creating jobs.
  • 7:01 am Tharaka Nithi Senator, Kithure Kindiki, says Martha Karua does not have the capacity to counter the Kenya Kwanza wave in Mt Kenya region.
  • 6:49 am Machakos gubernatorial hopeful, Nzioka Waita, says Kalonzo Musyoka walked out of a deal that would have seen Ukambani region get three level six hospitals and 1,500kms of roads.
  • 6:30 am UDA invites applicants seeking to contest for the Mathira parliamentary seat after Rigathi Gachagua was nominated as DP William Ruto's running mate.

Tue, 17 May 2022

  • 7:41 pm DPP Noordin Haji says Mombasa gubernatorial aspirant Mike Sonko and other former leaders impeached should not be cleared to vie in the forthcoming elections.
  • 7:10 pm Kitui UDA's gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Mueke unveils Stephen Muema as his running mate ahead of August 9 polls.
  • 6:59 pm KANU Chairman Gideon Moi reaffirms his support for Raila Odinga's Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition.
  • 6:40 pm UDA invites applications from interested aspirants for the Mathira parliamentary seat after incumbent Rigathi Gachagua was named DP William Ruto's running mate.
  • 6:06 pm Kiambu gubernatorial aspirant Patrick Wainaina alias Jungle picks former woman representative Annah Nyokabi Gatheca as his running mate.
  • 5:41 pm DP William Ruto tells the people of Nyeri that Kenya Kwanza settled on Rigathi Gachagua owing to his long standing record of hard work and commitment to the people.
  • 5:29 pm Rigathi Gachagua says the people of Nyeri have already formed a committee that will lead celebrations once DP William Ruto is elected as President in August.
  • 5:10 pm Kenya Kwanza's Narok team to launch its campaigns on Friday, May 27, after original plans were cancelled over security concerns.
  • 4:45 pm DP William Ruto says more defectors from Azimio La Umoja to join Kenya Kwanza, adds that most politicians have been deceived by his competitors.
  • 4:37 pm Musalia Mudavadi says the nomination of Martha Karua as Azimio's running mate was meant to test the loyalty of Mt Kenya voters after Kenya Kwanza picked Rigathi Gachagua.
  • 4:22 pm Tharaka Nithi governor, Muthomi Njuki, cautions President Uhuru Kenyatta against creating divisions in the county when he visits on Thursday, May 19.
  • 4:07 pm Martha Karua, in her maiden rally since being named Raila Odinga's running mate, asks Kirinyaga electorate not to fall for politics of deception and division.
  • 3:47 pm Kenya Copyright Board says use of soundtrack with visual images in film, video, and television in political rallies not authorised by Public Performance License. 
  • 3:19 pm Mombasa gubernatorial aspirant Abdulswamad Shariff Nassir names Francis Thoya as his running mate.
  • 2:44 pm Former National Assembly Speaker Kenneth Marende drops Vihiga gubernatorial bid after Azimio flag-bearer Raila Odinga pledged to front him for Senate Speaker seat.