IEBC chairman, Wafula Chebukati has announced the dates that the two top presidential candidates are set to appear before IEBC so that they can be cleared to run for the top seat.
UDA presidential Candidate, William Samoei Ruto will appear before IEBC on June 4 for clearance to run for the top seat. Thereafter Raila Odinga will follow as he will be expected to appear before the Commission on 5th June.
Chebukati announced this at Bomas of Kenya where he assured the aspirants that the elections will be conducted in a free, fair and transparent manner. "IEBC has also prepared a level field for all of you (aspirants), there will be no issues with the servers" Chebukati said.
To be cleared to run, each candidate is expected to present 48000 signatures before the end of today (23rd May). The aspirants are also required to present a list of 2000 supporters from Majority counties.