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Wavinya to Mutua: Think big 2022 seat - 8 months ago, 12 June 00:00

By: Erastus M Mulwa

Last week's nullification of the election of Governor Alfred Mutua has raised political temperatures in Ukambani.

Already, former Kathiani MP Wavinya Ndeti (above), who successfully lodged an appeal to challenge a ruling by the High Court that upheld Dr Mutua's victory in last year's General Election, seems to have begun early campaigns.

On Sunday, Ms Ndeti attended a service at Katheka Catholic Church in Mwala sub-county, where she challenged Mr Mutua to concentrate on presidential campaigns and let her govern Machakos.

The development has also generated political undertones that point to the possibility of Wiper party, on whose ticket Wavinya vied for governorship, retaining her as its candidate to face off with Mutua. Former Deputy Governor Bernard Kiala may be her running mate.

In the previous line-up, former East African Legislative Assembly legislator Peter Mathuki was Wavinya's running mate.

Although Wavinya herself has not delved into the subject of who her ...
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