• Waiguru was first elected governor in 2017 on a Jubilee party ticket.

Governor Anne Waiguru
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Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has successfully defended her seat.

Waiguru was declared winner of the hotly contested race between her and Woman representative Purity Ngirici after garnering 113,088 votes.

"From the foregoing I therefore declare Anne Mumbi Waiguru the Governor-elect of Kirinyaga County," the County Returning officer announced.

Ngirici who vied as an independent candidate had 105,677.

 

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