This is the seventh update from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) since the start of the Kenyan General Elections.
Update on forms 34A and 34B
IEBC has so far received 29,000 form 34A and uploaded 22,257 forms to the public portal. As at 10:30 pm last night, ten (10) form 34B were received out of the expected 290. Form 34B are the collation of all the form 34As from the polling stations in a constituency.
Pending Results Of The Kenyan Elections
1,200 out of the 40,883 polling stations are yet to report their results. IEBC has a team of over 50 call centre assistants who are working around the clock to get the details from the various stations.
Timelines For Results Of The Kenyan General Elections
IEBC has 338 tallying centers across the country and what is going on here are also taking place there.
The commission has up to seven days to announce the final presidential elections results. This means up to Tuesday, August 15th 2017 to conclude this process. However, hopefully, all will be finalized before the said constitutional deadline.
IEBC appeals to the contestants and their agents in the respective tallying centers to collaborate with returning officers to expedite the process of collation and eventual transmission of election results.
IEBC also appeals to all Kenyans to maintain calm as the commission work tireless to conclude this process.