The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has set November 7, 2019 as the date for the Kibra Constituency by-election.
This comes following the death of MP Ken Okoth who succumbed to cancer on July 26.
Already Political temperatures are rising in Kibra as various aspirants prepare to contest for the area parliamentary seat which fell vacant following the death of MP Ken Okoth.
Over 20 ODM Party aspirants from Kibra constituency have already expressed interest in the seat, the clearest indication that battle lines are about to be drawn.
The aspirants on Sunday convened a meeting at Kamukunji grounds in Kibra to chart a way forward on how to win the seat amid speculation that the ODM party could impose a candidate on the electorates.
The group has vowed to reject any such attempt by the ODM Party, insisting that the preferred candidate should be a resident of Kibra constituency.