Isiolo local elections, 2013

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Local elections were held in Isiolo 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
Adhi, Godana Doyo Abdille, Muhamed Gulleid United Republican Party --
Ali, Abdul Bahari Lenawasae, Patrick The National Alliance --
Dogo, Yusuf Wako Ntongondu, Nicholas Mugambi Wiper Democratic Movement – Kenya --
Maingi, Laikuru Domiziano Lekoona, David Kitopia Alliance Party of Kenya --

Prospective candidates[edit]

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

County Assembly[edit]

Elected representatives included:

  • Isiolo North - Joseph Samal[4]
  • Isiolo South - Abdullah Jaldesa Banticha[5]