Seven candidates have been shortlisted for election for the position of Nairobi County Assembly Speaker.
The post fell vacant after Beatrice Elachi resigned abruptly on Tuesday, August 12, citing life-threating incidences among other issues.
Nairobi MCAs are scheduled to elect a new Speaker on Friday afternoon, August 13.
The seven shortlisted candidates are:
- Benson Mutura Kangara
- Abdi Ali Abdi
- Dr Odingo Odhiambo Washington
- Mike Obonyo Guoro
- Allan Chacha Mang’era
- Kennedy Okeyo Ng’ondi
- Alex Sanaika ole Magelo