Are Presidential Results at Constituency Level Final?


On April 7, 2017, a three-judge bench of the High Court, in a case that Katiba Institute was an amicus curiae, ruled that presidential results at the  constituency level are final and not subject to confirmation or alteration by the Principal Returning Officer (Chairperson of the IEBC) or the National Tallying Centre of the IEBC. This judgemnet is significant because it will greatly impact the outcome of the election and also defend the integrity of the electoral process. To know why the Court made this decision read the judgment here