× Digital News Videos Health & Science Opinion Education Columnists Lifestyle Cartoons Moi Cabinets Kibaki Cabinets Arts & Culture Gender Podcasts E-Paper Tributes Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
×
VAS

Kirinyaga Senator Charles Kibiru joins the governor race

CENTRAL
By Jane Mugambi | November 25th 2021

Kirinyaga Senator Charles Kibiru displays his certificate at St Michael's Girls Secondary School in Kerugoya, August 10, 2017. [Mose Sammy, Standard]

Kirinyaga Senator Charles Kibiru has declared his interest in the governorship in next year's General Election.

Kibiru made the announcement two weeks after he was endorsed for the county's top seat by a group of elders and some businesspeople.

"After soul-searching and consultations, I have decided to give it a try," said the senator. 

Others who have declared interest in the seat held by Anne Waiguru are Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua, area Woman Representative Wangui Ngirici and former governor Joseph Ndathi.

The elders also endorsed Kibiru as the coordinator of national government projects in the county after Waiguru's defection to Deputy President's United Democratic Alliance party.

Share this story
Reprieve for tycoon after court halts jail sentence over land
A businessman has been spared a jail term over allegations of grabbing land valued at Sh1 billion.
Questions raised over foiled Kisumu bank theft
Just what happened at Equity Bank, Ang’awa Branch in Kisumu?

.
RECOMMENDED NEWS

;
Feedback