Vice President William Ruto’s UDA party has taken the Mount Kenya region by storm and is now likely to win a majority of the region’s seats and votes. Ruto has entrusted very powerful candidates in every county with the aim of winning the seats of governor.
Considering the analysis of the data, six UDA candidates are likely to emerge as winners on Mount Kenya after being seen giving their counterparts a tough competition.
Below is an analysis of the six UDA candidates for government who could emerge as winners.
1.Kimani Wamatangi (Kiambu)
Senator Wamatangi of Kiambu is another UDA candidate with a huge prevalence of winning the Kiambu governor’s seat despite him having tough competitors who are also in the running to unseat Governor James Nyoro.
2. Mutahi Kahiga (Nyeri)
Incumbent Mutahi Kahiga also has a high chance of retaining his post after gaining tremendous support after Ruto’s numerous rallies in the region which he has now given tremendous recognition ahead of his competitors.
- Kiarie Badilisha (Nyandarua)
Ruto’s top man in Nyandarua County Kiarie Badilisha has high chances of ousting Francis Kimemia from the poll after opinion data reveals he has enormous support in the county that Jubilee’s Francis Kimemia celebrates
- Cecily Mbarire (Embu)
Cecily Mbarire is likely to surpass all odds and emerge Embu’s boss after the polls in August after her huge prevalence of her commanding her county ahead of her competitors who are struggling to beat her in the race.
- Joshua Irungu (Laikipia)
In Laikipia County, Joshua Irungu is putting a strain on incumbent Governor Ndiritu Mureithi after gaining tremendous support from most of the residents who are resonating with Ruto’s UDA party.
- Mithika Linturi (Meru)
In Meru, despite Senator Mithika Linturi is going through tough times from his powerful competitors, there is a high chance that Ruto’s candidate will emerge as the winner based on the latest data that put him ahead of his counterparts.