2022 elections

Possible running mates from Mt Kenya region

A number of leaders from the region appear suitable for the running mates position.

In Summary

• While it is clear that presidential contenders are well known, less can be told about those aspiring to be presidential running mates candidates.

Possible running mates from Mt Kenya region.
Possible running mates from Mt Kenya region.
Image: THE STAR

The 2022 succession politics has kicked off across the country and politicians have already hit the ground running in the hunt for votes.

While it is clear that presidential contenders are well known, less can be told about those aspiring to be presidential running mates candidates.

Leading presidential contenders have shown signs of picking their deputies from the Mt Kenya region judging by their political movements and owing to the region's huge vote basket.

Knowing the chances of region fronting a formidable presidential candidate are minimal, a number of leaders from the Mt Kenya region have placed themselves at vantage positions to be picked as possible running mates.

The above infographic lists a few of those who could fit the bill.