Mwingi woman beats odds to become only elected MCA in Kitui
All the 39 other elected ward reps are male
County Secretary Abdi Sheikh says the handing over will be done gradually as required by law
Yakub won with 5,702 votes against his closest rival Subey's who 3,888 votes.
The governor-elect pledges to fight corruption embedded in the county hiring system.
Abdullahi lost to Governor Abdi who withdrew from the race a week before the election.
Incumbent Keynan of Jubilee is engaged in a fierce battle with Ahmed Boray of ODM.
He won the seat on a wiper ticket after garnering 12,864 votes
Sophia, a former nominated ODM lawmaker made history in 2017 after she became the first woman elected in the region
Lawmaker has managed to retain Garissa Township seat but it has not been a walk in the park.
He pledged to embrace development projects and work to improve people's lives.
In past elections, the market was torched after announcement of results
The Garissa Township MP is seeking a fourth term through the UDA party ticket