Six Armed men have broken into the offices of Third Way Alliance party in Lavington Chalbi drive.
Ekuru Aukot leader of Third Way Alliance has stated that Their Secretary General has been shot but managed to scamper for safety in one of the offices.
“Our party office ,The Third Way Alliance office, in Lavington , chalbi drive has just been invaded by 6 armed Nairobi.They have shot at our SG who ran and hid inside one of the offices.This comes barely few hours after Punguza Mizigo Bill passed .This a cowardly act,” Aukot stated.
Our party office @Thirdwaykenya in Lavington , chalbi drive has just been invaded by 6 armed Nairobi.They have shot at our SG @fokango who ran and hid inside one of the offices.This comes barely few hours after Punguza Mizigo Bill passed .This a cowardly act
— #TeamPunguzaMizigo (@EAukot) July 18, 2019
Ekuru Aukot has condemned the action terming it as a cowardly act.
This comes after Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) verified that Ekuru Aukot’s ‘Punguza Mzigo’ Initiative pushing for a constitutional amendment met the required threshold of at least one million signatures.
IEBC in a statement to newsrooms on Thursday, stated that the initiative – sponsored by Aukot’s Thirdway Alliance Kenya Party – was supported by a total of 1,222,541 registered voters.
Press Release on the outcome of the Punguza Mizigo (Constitutional Amendment) Initiative @Thirdwaykenya @EAukot @KBCChannel1 @KTNKenya @citizentvkenya @ntvkenya @K24Tv @CapitalFMKenya @TheStarBreaking @Nation_Politics @StandardKenya ^EA pic.twitter.com/MXR6X4mynz
— IEBC (@IEBCKenya) July 18, 2019