Omar Boga wins ODM ticket for Msambweni by-election


Omar Idd Boga has won the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party primaries for the Msambweni By-election.

Boga garnered 6,183 votes against his competitor Nicholas Stephen Zani who garnered 530 votes.

ODM is the only party that  has so far conducted nominations to pick its flag bearer in the by-election as Jubilee pulled out of the race.

Other candidates eyeing the seat are Feisal Abdallah Bader (independent), Shehe Mahmoud Abdulrahman (Wiper), Sharlet Mariam Akinyi (independent), Hamisi Mwakaonje (United Green Movement Party), Charles Bilali (independent) among others.