Tim Kipchumba has conceded defeat after losing the Elgeyo Marakwet senatorial seat to Hon. William Kisang of the United Democratic Party.
Kipchumba was running for the seat as an independent candidate.
IN his nightly tweet, Kipchumba said he called the newly elected senator to congratulate him.
He promised to give the support to newly elected senator under president William Samoe Ruto.
Statement: “few minutes to midnight yesterday, I called Sen Hon Kisang & congratulated him.
I assured him of my support as my Senator & the Senator elect of Elgeyo Marakwet.
Kait Sait for us to support him & our Kenya Kwanza government under President H.E @WilliamsRuto”
“Such a gentleman 💪” Transport CS Kipchumba Murkomen reacted.
Murkomen: “Congratulations Hon. William Kisang on your election as the second Senator of Elgeyo Marakwet County. Thank you to the people of EMC for having faith in the leadership of Kenya Kwanza by voting in a UDA candidate.
To the other candidates led by @JerotichSeii I recognize your hard work & commitment. You have made significant contribution and you have my support & best wishes going forward. Congrats to all who made the by elections a success by supporting your respective candidates. Asanteni sana.”