Nasa beats Jubilee Party in battle for Coast seats

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The National Super Alliance (Nasa) won most of the seats at the Coast in the August 8 General Election, cementing its popularity in the region.

Jubilee, however, made inroads in the region that overwhelmingly voted for ODM in the 2013 polls by winning the Kwale gubernatorial seat.

Incumbent Governor Salim Mvurya, who defected from ODM after a fallout with the party, beat Wiper candidate Chirau Mwakwere and ODM’s Issa Kipera to bag the seat.

Jubilee further scooped the Lamu gubernatorial seat through former MP Fahim Twaha.

Incumbent Governor Issa Timamy, who was elected on a UDF ticket in…

Source – Daily Nation