BY UPESI NEWS REPORTER,NAIROBI,15TH JULY 2017-They have been their made a mark in society and are still not yet through.They are perceived beautiful and smart.UpesiNews.co.ke details a list of your women representative for the August 8elexctions.We look at what are their chances and just what makes them stand out.
Sabina Chege-she has served women representative for the country since 2013.The 1972 born was elected on an TNA ticket .In the August 2017 she is vying for senator seat in Muranga county on Jubilee ticket.What makes her stand out she has served as chairperson of the education committee of parliament this makes her stand out.Sabina Wanjiru Chege will be a force to reckon with.
Being a largely commercial and administrative hub,Nairobi presents several women aspirants for various seats.The most outstanding being women rep position which has two candidates in Racheal Shebesh on Jubilee party and Esther passaries of ODM.
Esther Passaries-Well known to many as mama taa.Esther has been around for some time now with her mark clearly established.She has spend most of her time in community projects in Nairobi’s east-lands areas lighting streets and cleaning the estates .Esther will be a power to reckon with.She is not only beautiful but also smart.she will be going for Nairobi women seat on an ODM ticket.
She was elected on an TNA ticket in the 2013 general elections.She has had an opportunity to serve in the capacity as women representative for Nairobi.Her main strength is that she has been credited with several projects to empower the Nairobi woman starting up hair dressing business for some and even paying school fee for less fortunate.Rachael Shebesh will be the power to reckon with.She is defending her seat on a Jubilee party ticket.
Considered a home to different communities of Kenya Narok county is predominantly inhabited by Maasai community.This county has had several women candidates garnering for various seats,however the outstanding of them all is Rosalida Tuya she is going for the women rep seat.She is considered more conversant with issues affecting women owing to her previous roles she has played in society.
The most peaceful and hardworking county.Nyeri has several women candidates aspiring for various seats.However the one who stands out is Priscilla Nyokabi.She has been the Woman rep elected on a TNA ticket in the 2013 general elections.She has served in various capacities before joining politics.She previously worked in civil society sector.She will be going for senator position on a Jubilee ticket.She is the only force to reckon with in the county.
This is a county of diverse communities being on the boundary of kakamega county on the west and Nandi on the North,the county boosts of huge economic potential owing to its favorable weather conditions .As good as things are the leadership matters are also a top priority.With Gladys Boss Shollei presenting her self as power to reckon with in senatorial race on Jubilee Ticket.Shollei has been the registrar of the Judiciary before.
Mombasa is the epitome of the coastal region of Kenya.It boosts of the most outstanding tourists attraction centers across the world.The county has several women candidates in the coming elections but ODM’s Saadaf Deen presents the power to battle with.She is seen as intelligence ,young and dynamic.
Considered the most economically viable county owing to its strategic location,it boost of booming miraa framing alongside side other crops and economic activities.In women leadership it has not been left behind ,with Florence Kajuju seen largely as the face of the county.She will be going for her seat on a Jubilee ticket.