BY JOHN WERU,NAIROBI,28TH JULY 2017-Nairobi incumbent governor Evans Kidero and his main rival, Jubilee Party’s (JP) Mike Mbuvi Sonko, are neck-and-neck at 45 per cent popularity in Nairobi’s gubernatorial race.This is according to the latest Infotrak opinion poll released Friday 28th July.
On the other hand the independent candidates Peter Kenneth is placed a distant 3.3 per cent followed by Miguna Miguna also an independent candidate who has 2 per cent popularity .
In the Woman Representative race, Esther Passaris of ODM is the favourite to win the seat with an approval rating of 61 per cent followed by JP’s Rachael Shebesh at 28 per cent.
The survey also included members of Parliament from Nairobi county with the incumbent Westlands MP Tim Wanyonyi Dagoretti North’s Simba Arati, Kibra’s Ken Okoth, Embakasi East’s Babu Owino, Makadara’s George Aladwa and Embakasi South’s Irshad Sumra been given a clean bill.
Members of Parliament who are dimmed to win for Jubilee are Dagoretti South’s John Kiarie, Roysambu’s Waihenya Ndirangu, Embakasi West’s George Theuri, Kamukunji’s Yusuf Hassan and Starehe’s Njagua Kanyi (Jaguar).