Former Rift Valley Regional Commissioner(RC) George Natembeya wins Trans Nzoia gubernatorial seat by beating his competitor and former Kiminini Member of Parliament Chris Wamalwa in the August 9th elections.
In His social media handles, the governor elect the people of Trans Nzoia for electing him.
“It is with profound humility that I accept the overwhelming support that I have been shown by the residents of Trans Nzoia bestowing me with privilege to be their Governor”
Natembeya also requested for his competitor Hon. Chris Wamalwa to join hands and work together.
“To my competitor Hon. Chris Wamalwa I wish to request you we join hands to transform Trans Nzoia, since the victory belongs to Trans Nzoia residents therefore it will be a great honor as leaders to shelve our competitive aspects and focus to bring change”
Natembeya who ran on Democratic Action Party of Kenya(DAP-K) ticket, garnered 158,919 votes to defeat his closest challenger Chris Wamalwa of Ford Kenya, who managed 79,020 votes