The widow of the former Kitui West legislator Madam Vethi Nyenze used the podium on Sunday 14th, January 2018 to explain her suitability and capability of delivering to the people of West Kitui if elected as MP in the forthcoming by election March 28th, 2018.
She expressed her interest and willingness to serve the people of West Kitui Constituency if elected the successor of her late husband Hon. Francis Mwanzia Nyenze.
She was speaking on Sunday 14h,January 2018 when she launched her bid to eye for that seat. The seat was left vacant after the death of her husband Hon. Francis Mwanzia Nyenze last year.Hon. Nyenze passed away while battling with colon cancer at Nairobi Hospital for 10 years.
She has been endorsed by several Kitui County leaders to take up the task left by her husband and complete the development projects he left uncompleted. Madam Nyenze is battling for the Wiper Party ticket.Her major competitor for the Wiper ticket led by Hon. Kalonzo Musyoka who is also NASA Co-Principal, is Kitili Mwendwa the son of the first female Cabinet Minister in Kenya Hon. Nyiva Mwendwa.
In addition to that, Madam Nyenze urged the Kitui West voters to turn up in large numbers and vote her so that she secures the Wiper Party ticket.She expressed her readiness and preparedness to scoop the ticket and later emerge the victorious winner in the by election.
The by-election has been announced by the Indepedent Elections and Boundaries Comission, IEBC Chair Wafula Chebukati on 28th March, 2018.