16 presidential ballot boxes were found broken and the seals removed in Embakasi South constituency, Nairobi County.
Police arrested three people among them two IEBC officials who were found inside one of the halls in Embakasi Girls High School where the ballot boxes had been found.
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Outgoing Embakasi South MP Irshadali Sumra stated that the officials had gained access to the room under the pretense of getting something from the hall when they tampered with the ballot boxes.
“According to the rules governing IEBC, it is illegal that the ballots boxes were open and it is only the court that had the power to open them,” he stated.
He added that they would present the evidence of the unsealed ballots to the courts to aid in the National Super Alliance case in the Supreme court
Late last week, NASA Filled petition to Supreme Court to challenge the winning of President Kenyatta.
The contention whether or not rejected and spoilt votes should have been factored in, during computation of the 50 per cent plus one threshold for winning a presidential election is yet again expected to feature in the 2017 presidential election petition.
In its 14-point relief pleadings, the National Super Alliance (NASA) is seeking to convince the Supreme Court bench to review a precedence set in the 2013 presidential election petition where the court decided that rejected votes ought not to be included in calculating tallies in favour of any candidate