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How Keter’s latest tribulation was received on Twitter


Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter (centre), Emurua Dikir MP Johana Ngeno (second left) and Moiben MP Silas Tiren (third right) address supporters on the streets of Eldoret town following the court ruling. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA

The nullification of Alfred Keter’s election victory as Nandi Hills MP has attracted varied reactions from Kenyans on social media.

In what amounts to a challenging period in the vocal lawmaker’s controversial political career, Keter suddenly lost his seat on Thursday after Justice George Kimondo sitting at the High Court in Eldoret ruled that the August 8, 2017 elections in his constituency were not conducted in a free and fair environment.

Keter’s main political rival Bernard Kitur was the successful petitioner.

This ruling comes barely a fortnight after the Keter pleaded not guilty to forgery charges preferred against him by the Central Bank of Kenya, leading to speculation that he would be a marked man.

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