2022 ELECTION

Man explains showing up for votting wrapped in towel

Jamal Victor was seen wrapped up in a pink towel at a polling station.

In Summary

• In a video seen by the star Victor was still brushing his teeth as he engaged other voters.

• His photo has since gone viral on social media.

A voter turned up in a pink towel to polling station.
A voter turned up in a pink towel to polling station.
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A voter who showed up wrapped in a towel at Kisumu central polling station said he had no time to prepare himself for voting.

He said a friend called him at around 4 am in morning and he rushed to the polling station to vote.

The man identified as Jamal Victor was seen wrapped up in a pink towel at the polling station.

In a video seen by the Star, Victor was still brushing his teeth as he engaged other voters.

"I come from very far and I was trekking. My friend called me when I was preparing myself to shower and I decided to rush with him to the polling station to vote," he said.

He added that his friend had already dressed up.

His video has since gone viral on social media.

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