Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

Political parties in members registration fraud

04 January 2013, 14:15

Nairobi - With less than three months to the next general elections and the deadline for party nominations fast approaching it is emerging that political parties are in a rush to attract new members actually engaged in fraud.

According to The Standard, under the new election rules a political party is only considered a national party if it has at least two thousand registered members in each of the 47 counties a feat that proved to be a hard task for most of the parties fielding candidates for the next elections.

Details now indicate that political parties fraudulently registered   members in a bid to gain legitimacy… what started as isolated complaints by Kenyans on social media has unearthed an ugly party registration fraud.

- For more visit The Standard

NEXT ON NEWS24 KENYAX

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Manasseh
Stolen Kenyan livestock recovered...

Herds of livestock stolen from herders in Ambalo grazing area, Sololo sub-county in Marsabit County have been recovered in neighbouring Ethiopia.  Read more...

Submitted by
Gabriel Ngallah
Raila to grace Bursary disburseme...

CORD leader Raila Odinga is expected at the Coast at the weekend to grace a bursary disbursement function organized by Mombasa County government.  Read more...

Submitted by
Manasseh
Agha Khan signs healthcare deal w...

The Agha Khan University Hospital has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Murang’a County Government on improving healthcare services in the County.  Read more...

Submitted by
Phillip Nyalenda
Neptune Teezeh working on a singl...

Neptune Teezeh is a fast-rising musician in Kenya. He dropped "Nikiwa nawe" single and followed it with the official music video and both were a hit.  Read more...

Submitted by
Gabriel Ngallah
Police are detaining a man for us...

Police at Mtwapa in Kilifi County are detaining a 35 year old man and six underage girls for indulging in group sex. Read more...

Submitted by
Nyambura Mwirikia
4 things you should never do afte...

4 things you should never do after a break-up Read more...