Raila’s Election Petition Gets Major Boost After Latest Development

A new development has emerged as the National Super Alliance (NASA) prepares to file a petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Thirdway Alliance Kenya led by Presidential aspirant Ekuru Aukot will now be enjoined in the election petition at the Supreme Court.

On Wednesday night, Dr. Aukot confirmed that the Thirdway Alliance Kenya will be represented at the Supreme Court as an interested party during the presidential election petition Earlier on, the Supreme Court announced that its registry will be open from 7 am to midnight on Friday (today) to allow time for filing of all presidential election petitions.

Esther Nyaiyaki, Supreme Court registrar, on Thursday, said similar accommodation will be given to President’s team to respond to the petition(s) tabled.

Opposition leader Raila Odinga announced this week that his team would move to the Supreme Court to challenge the declaration of Kenyatta as president-elect.