Sh15bn allocation to IEBC may be pointer of referendum plans

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati.

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What you need to know:

  • The BBI team has filed an appeal at the Court of Appeal following last month’s decision by the High Court.
  • Yesterday, Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani did not state whether the money is for a possible referendum.

Treasury has set aside Sh15 billion for the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), signalling the possibility of a Building Bridges Initiative referendum in the new financial year.

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