• The attention of the country will be focused on the deputy president debates.
• Mpasho will be airing the debates live in the link at the bottom of the page.
The Deputy Presidential debate is taking place tonight, Tuesday, July 19th, and will be aired live on Mpasho in the link at the bottom of the page.
The role that debates play is very important to voters who most often than not make their final decision on who to support based on them.
KOT has expressed excitement for the debate with most hoping it will provide some drama and theatrics just like the Nairobi Governors debate did a few weeks ago.
It will be interesting to hear public opinion on Wednesday. Which candidate do you expect to perform the best?
Below are quick facts to know about the debate;
1. All media will broadcast. If you can't make it home you can also watch it online on the respective youtube channels.
2. The televised deputy presidential debate will be broadcast from the Catholic University of Eastern Africa or CUEA as it is popularly referred to.
3. The deputy presidential debate will begin at 5 p.m going until 10 p.m with pre-debate deliberations starting at 4 p.m.
4. There are four deputy presidential candidates.
5. The first session of the debate will see Agano party's running mate Ruth Mutua face off with George Wajackoyah's running mate Justina Wamae.
6. The first session will be moderated by Citizen TV's Francis Gachuri and KTN's Zubeida Koome. It will begin at 5:30 p.m sharp going until 7 p.m.
7. The second session will be between Azimio's Martha Karua and Kenya Kwanza's Rigathi Gachagua.
8. The second session will be moderated by Sophia Wanuna from KTN and James Smart from NTV. It will begin at 8 p.m and will go until 9:30 p.m before post-debate analysis until 10 p.m.
9. The panel discussions prior, in between, and after the two sessions will be overseen by Citizen TV anchor and presenter Trevor Ombija.
10. Kenyans who wish to participate in the Deputy Presidential Debate can send a 30-second-clip of their questions via Whatsapp number 0796 560560 or SMS it to 22843.
Watch the debate live in the YouTube link below;