An election petition will this morning at 11 a.m EAT be filed at the High Court sitting at Milimani,Nairobi seeking orders compelling the IEBC and Safaricom Ltd. to furnish us with relevant documentation related to the recent Presidential Elections.
The documents sought,alongside
massive evidence already available at our disposal pertaining to
electoral fraud and irregularities will be integral ingredients in the
CORD Petition challenging the purported declaration by IEBC of Uhuru
Kenyatta as the President elect,which will be filed later this Week.
CORD coalition led by the PM Raila Odinga and Vice President Kalonzo
Musyoka have said they will file a petition challenging the election of
President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta and his running mate William Ruto.
the petition, Owalo claims that IEBC and Safaricom have ignored his
request for the documents despite requests and his willingness to meet
the cost of processing and producing them.
The documents Owalo
wants from IEBC include all form 34, 35, and 36 from all polling
stations and constituencies all over the country in relation to the
presidential elections and all the results that were declared
electronically at the Bomas Tallying Centre.
The petitioner is
also seeking the log files for all short messages that were declared
electronically received from Safaricom, all software contracts between
the IEBC and all firms that provided software services to them in
connection with the just concluded general elections.
petitioner also wants the serial numbers of all handheld transmission
devises that were actually configured and made ready for use as
aforesaid and the constituencies in which they were meant to be used and
serial numbers of all handheld transmission devises that were
configured and the constituencies in which they were meant to be used.
documents include the Green book, provisional register of all
registered voters and the final register of all registered voters.
wants the court to compel Safaricom to release the numbers of all
handheld transmission devices that were used to electronically transfer
date from polling stations to the tallying centre and the print out of
all messages that were sent through all handheld transmission devices
that were used to electronically transfer data from the polling
The petitioner also wants all contracts signed between
Safariom and IEBC in connection with the just concluded general
election and a record of all information transmitted to IEBC Server on
the March 4 and 5 2013.