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Row in URP ahead of submitting nomination list

24 January 2013, 13:08

Nairobi - The Standard reports a row has erupted in the United Republican Party (URP) over parliamentary nominees ahead of submitting the nomination list to IEBC.

According to insiders, there have been disagreements among a section of URP national officials over the list of the candidates who merit to be in the party list.

A high ranking national official who declined to be named said some officials want women to be the majority in the list even as the law demands that gender parity must be observed.

- For more visit The Standard


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