Homa Bay local elections, 2013

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Local elections were held in Homa Bay 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
Auko, Philip Ochieng' Ajengo, Dickson Oyoo Independent --
Awiti, Cyprian A. Otieno Orata, Hamilton Onyango Cord Orange Democratic Movement --
Odhiambo, Benson Owiti Otieno, Tommy Okoth Jubilee The National Alliance --

Prospective candidates[edit]

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

  • Ben Odero
  • Tom Ogada
  • Philip Auko - an independent candidate,
  • Philip Okundi
  • Cyprian Awiti
  • George Ogada

References[edit]