Elections 2022 Tracker

Mon, 07 March 2022

  • 7:11 pm Fight breaks out at Jubilee headquarters in Nakuru as section of aspirants push for removal of a ranking official
  • 6:42 pm Deputy President William Ruto denies sharing government with President Uhuru Kenyatta during their first term 
  • 5:44 pm Cotu boss Francis Atwoli hits out at Deputy President William Ruto, accuses DP of undermining NHIF and NSSF
  • 4:36 pm Nyeri Town MP Ngunjiri Wambugu says President Uhuru Kenyatta's visit to Mt Kenya region will neutralize Deputy President William Ruto's support in the region
  • 3:30 pm Former Nyandarua Governor Daniel Waithaka joins Speaker Justin Muturi's Democratic Party of Kenya.
  • 2:30 pm Deputy President William Ruto changes tune on poll rigging, says he has confidence in Kenya's electoral system, as he meets Kenyans living in the UK.
  • 1:31 pm Meru Senator Mithika Linturi launches his senatorial bid,  hits out at investigative agencies accusing them of frustrating his ambitions.
  • 12:30 pm Azimio La Umoja brigade announces campaign schedule for the week including tours in Samburu, Meru, Kisumu and Nairobi.
  • 11:30 am Nominated Member of Parliament Wilson Sossion wants the minimum requirement for someone to be elected as an MP to be some level of literacy and the ability to debate, not degree.
  • 10:31 am ODM leader Raila Odinga says Azimio administration will prioritize acquisition of skills in addition to academic qualifications to address unemployment.
  • 9:30 am Civil Society wants the Directorate of Criminal Investigations and the Director of Public Prosecutions to prosecute a lobby group for allegedly harassing elected leaders.
  • 8:20 am The former Director of Youth Affairs in the Office of Deputy President Anthony Kibagendi reveals the strategy being employed by the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) in order to sweep seats in the 2022 General Election.
  • 7:00 am Deputy President William Ruto meets with Kenya's diaspora community in London as he starts UK tour.

Sun, 06 March 2022

  • 7:09 pm Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala accuses ODM Leader Raila Odinga and President Uhuru Kenyatta of undermining the church
  • 6:18 pm Deputy President William Ruto's aide Farouk Kibet warns UDA Uasin Gishu Woman Representative aspirants against attacking incumbent Gladys Shollei
  • 5:07 pm Ex Wajir Governor Ahmed Abdullahi's bid gets a boost after Mohamud Abdikadir Abdille steps down in his favour
  • 4:05 pm Kisumu Youth resolve to report those who incite them to cause violence in the August 9 General Election
  • 3:14 pm Muslim leaders under Supkem and NAMLEF say they will advise faithfuls on Presidential candidate to back ahead of August 9 polls.
  • 2:15 pm Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka and his KANU counterpart Gideon Moi meet Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni.
  • 1:10 pm Presidential aspirant Prof George Wajackoyah announces 5-day tour to the US
  • 12:17 pm Deputy President William Ruto arrives in London, where he is set to meet senior government officials and visit the National Counter Terrorism Centre.
  • 11:35 am United Democratic Alliance (UDA) notifies aspirants of the final verification process that ends Wednesday, March 9, at 6PM
  • 10:30 am Busia gubernatorial aspirants push governor Sospeter Ojaamong to name preferred successor.
  • 9:22 am Deputy President William Ruto promises to bring back Miguna Miguna if he becomes President.   
  • 8:33 am Former Police Spokesman Charles Owino joins the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party, set to run for Siaya Gubernatorial seat under the Azimio la Umoja. 
  • 7:31 am Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party Chairman John Mbadi implores Deputy President William Ruto to take over the role of Kenya's opposition leader.

Sat, 05 March 2022

  • 8:02 pm EALA MP and Raila Odinga's brother, Dr Oburu Oginga officially launches his Siaya County senatorial bid. 
  • 7:35 pm Officials from the Democratic Party of Kenya (DP) Nairobi branch announce that they will not join any coalition before the August 9 General Election.
  • 6:44 pm Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho promises that former Prime Minister Raila Odinga's comprehensive healthcare cover to family households will aid in offsetting the high cost of medicare incurred by Kenyans.
  • 5:54 pm Former Chief Justice Willy Mutunga tells incumbent CJ Martha Koome that the presidential election petition is the most difficult case for the Judiciary to handle.