Former Uasin Gishu gubernatorial aspirant and businessman Kiprop Bundotich Hezekiah popularly known as Buzeki has declared his support for ODM candidate in the Kibra by-election Benard Imra Okoth.
According to Buzeki, Imran successfully ran the constituency when his brother Ken Okoth was sick and outside the country seeking medication.
In a tweet on Sunday, Buzeki said that Imran Okoth is fit to take over from his late brother the late Ken Okoth.
He said; “IMRAN kept KIBRA going when KEN was sick. Endelea Na KAZI”.
The declaration comes at the time when the region is experiencing high octane campaigns ahead of mini poll schedule for this coming Thursday.
The race for the Kibra parliamentary seat has attracted a lot of attention all over the nation.
ODM’s Imran Okoth, Jubilee Party’s Macdonald Mariga and Amani National Congress (ANC) Party’s Eliud Owalo have been considered the top candidates in this race.
Buzeki who unsuccessfully vied for the Uasin Gishu gubernatorial seat in 2017 general elections recently switched camp from Jubilee party to Chama Cha Mashinani, a vehicle he is expected to use in his second bid for the top county seat in 2022.