Bungoma local elections, 2013

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Local elections were held in Bungoma County to elect a Governor and County Assembly on 4 March 2013.[1] Under the new constitution, which was passed in a 2010 referendum, the 2013 general elections were the first in which Governors and members of the County Assemblies for the newly-created counties were elected. They will also be the first general elections run by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission(IEBC)which has released the official list of candidates.[2]

Gubernatorial election[edit]

Candidate Running Mate Coalition Party Votes
Khangati, Alfred Mukholi, John Kaukha Cord Orange Democratic Movement --
Lusaka, Kenneth Makelo Chongwony, Hilary Moywo New Ford Kenya --
Cosmas Barasa Simiyu Mukholi, John The National Alliance --
Tumwa, Jack Beneiah Pkania, Kennedy FORD-KENYA --
Wabwoba, Mukhamule Walinywa Chesori, Nick Conchellah United Democratic Forum Party --

Prospective candidates[edit]

The following are some of the candidates who have made public their intentions to run:[3]