• Lady luck has smiled upon the sport pesa Chief executive officer Ronald Karauri who is now the winner of the Kasarani parliamentary seat.

• Karauri contested for the seat as independent candidate and this was after he failed to secure the Jubilee ticket

after winning the Kasarani seat
Ronald Karauri after winning the Kasarani seat
Image: Wilfred Nyangaresi

Hard work has paid off for Sportpesa Chief executive officer Ronald Karauri who is now the winner of the Kasarani parliamentary seat.

The independent candidate garnered 32,406 votes followed closely by John Kamau with 30,444 and Mercy Gakuya came third with 24,790 votes.

The elated businessman had already celebrated his win yesterday morning on Twitter where he thanked God for his achievement.

"What God has done no man can undo. It’s a new dawn in Kasarani. Kazi ianze sasa. #Captain #Incoming Ronald Karauri- ~Kasarani MP," the flamboyant business man wrote.

Fans converged on his comment section with welcoming messages. Some are below;

kihumbakelvinReplying to @KarauriRKasarani is lucky to have this great leader✨

peter karumiReplying to @KarauriRHapo sasa kasarani tumeangukia

JamesOlumasai2Replying to @KarauriRYou deserves it.

EDDTAReplying to @KarauriRYou had worthy opponents.

Ramadhan HassanReplying to @KarauriR Congratulations 👏🎊

Sakong' Kirui@PropertyEAReplying to@KarauriRCongratulations Captain

We Spot Violence@VayolentTweetsReplying to @KarauriRCongratulations, chapa kazi

Earlier on he went ahead to talk about Kasarani leaders as he accepted the bid of becoming the Mp saying, "Kasarani does not lack leaders, there are leaders here. It reaches a point when one needs to change.

This is something I have been asked many times, if Kasarani people want me to be their MP, I will assure you on August 9, I will be your MP," he declared when he handed over medical donations at Kasarani Health Centre."

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