If elections are held today, Rift Valley Regional Commissioner George Natembeya will be elected the Governor of Trans Nzoia County.
A survey conducted by Hot News shows the administrator has fanatical following in the County.
Respondents told Hot News Natembeya has traversed the whole County and is well known among the locals.
Hot News interviewed 100 people, 20 from each of the Sub Counties of Kiminini, Saboti,Kwanza, Cherangany and Endebess.
Natembeya received 40 votes in the interview closely followed by Kiminini MP Chris Wamalwa 30, Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa 20 and other candidates shared the remaining 10.
The 10 were shared between Kakai Bisau who an aide to Deputy President William Ruto, Moses Khaoya and others is.
Kiminini MP Chris Wamalwa has been campaigning for Governor since 2018 and Natembeya has overtaken him after he hinted that he will be vying for the seat.
Natembeya will resign in February 2022.
The elections will be held in 2022.
Eugene Wamalwa has not publicly declared interest in the seat, but his supporters want him to vie.
Observers said Khaoya who participated in last elections has started to campaign, but observers said he lacks strategy.
The Kiminini MP is credited with utilizing his CDF well and the regional Commissioner for helping curb banditry in Baringo, Turkana and Samburu regions.
According to Hot News survey, women representative Janet Nangabo and DP William Ruto’s legal adviser Abraham Sing’oei did not get any votes and their names were not menti
Like us on facebook
Follow us on Twitter