Eshio Mwaiwa won Nguu/Masumba ward Wiper party nominations held on Monday, August 17th.
This is after garnering 3,034 votes followed by Urbanus Peter with 641, Peter Kithendu 374 and Benson Mulundi 304
Nguu Masumba ward seat fell vacant after then
MCA died in a grisly road accident.
The 25th and 26th of August is when nomination papers shall be returned to the respective IEBC returning officers.
The official campaign period is set to start from 25th August to 11th October 2021 from 7 am to 6 pm.
The polls in Eldas, Nguu/Masumba, and Kiagu will take place on the 14th of October.
The Nguu/Masumba ward by-election will see a supremacy battle between Kalonzo’s Wiper party, Muungano party of Governor Kibwana, and also UDA party and Maendeleo Chap Chap which all have expressed interest in the by-election.