17 women raring to run for governor in 2022

Kenya elected three women governors in 2017 and none in 2013

In Summary

• Kenya has opened up and some — but not all — have embraced women as capable leaders, like their male counterparts.

• Advocates say political parties should play a critical role in ensuring gender parity in their nominations.

At least 17 women are eying gubernatorial seats next year’s general election, setting the stage for a shakeup in the male-dominated political scene.

In the last two elections - in 2013 and ...

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