One of the candidates vying for the Njeru municipality mayoral seat in Buikwe district has been rushed to Nairobi, Kenya after suspected poisoning.
Diana Mutasingwa Kanyesigwa, an independent candidate is said to have been poisoned on Thursday during her campaigns in Nyenga parish. Her parents rushed her to Nile International hospital where they were advised to take her to another hospital for advanced treatment.
The Njeru mayoral race has attracted five candidates. They are Yasin Kyazze, the NRM candidate, FDC’s Amos Waswa Kivumbi, Joseph Opondo, Aziz Jjunju and Kanyesigwa.
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