Millicent Omanga concedes defeat in Nairobi Woman Representative race

By , K24 Digital
On Sun, 14 Aug, 2022 11:51 | < 1 min read
Senator Millicent Omanga. PHOTO/COURTESY
Senator Millicent Omanga. PHOTO/COURTESY

Nominated senator Millicent Omanga has conceded defeat in the Nairobi Woman Representative race.

Omanga was seeking to unseat ODM's Esther Passaris who has been declared the winner.

She says she respects peoples' choices adding that she remains committed to Nairobians in different capacities.

"I take this great opportunity to thank the people of Nairobi who voted for me & those who didn't. I accept the results even though they're not in my favour, Esther M Passaris ,OGW has won, she deserves our support & prayers as she steers the office of Woman Rep for the next 5 years.

"In a different capacity, I will continue to interact, support and work closely with the people of this great County. May the Almighty God bless you all. #MamaMiradi #KukuYaKienyeji," she wrote on her Facebook page.

Passaris garnered 698, 929 votes to secure re-election against her 586,246 votes.

Omanga was vying with a UDA party ticket.