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Here is KOT’s verdict on IEBC’s election preparedness

Kenyans on Twitter have come to the defence of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) which has been on the spotlight over its election preparedness.

Political players have in recent days cast their doubts over IEBC’s level of preparedness for the August 8 general elections with may questioning the body’s ability to handle the task ahead.

All along IEBC chairman, Wafula Chebakati, has maintained that his team is ready and all key activities that need to happen before the election will take place.


For instance, the commission says that by May 10 it will have procured the electronic voters identification kits for voters to verify their registration details and for use during the polls.

By June 10, the commission intends to have the electronic results transmission system ready for testing before it is rolled out.

But it seems Kenyans on Twitter hold a different view from the politicians over the matter and have absolved IEBC from blame. Here are some of their views: