George Ndotto endured two rounds of vote casting to emerge the winner of the Kitui county assembly speaker race. The exercise which took place at KEFRI pitted Ndotto against Benard Kitindio.
In the first round in which the winner needed a two-thirds majority to clinch the seat, Ndotto garnered 29 votes while Kitindio got 14 votes.
This outcome forced the exercise to be repeated.
In the second round of polling, Ndotto got 40 votes to Kitindio’s 14 votes.