Former Gatanga Member of Parliament Peter Kenneth has declared his interest in the gubernatorial seat in Nairobi County come 2017 General elections.
The former Presidential candidate went underground after losing to President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2013. Sources says that Kenneth is contemplating to starting his 2022 Presidential campaign by winning the Nairobi Gubernatorial race.
The source says President Uhuru has met Kenneth severally and has convinced him to join the race. The President is also said to have convinced other candidates vying for the gubernatorial seat to step down for Peter Kenneth.
Kenneth’s win for Nairobi Gubernatorial race will put him in a better position to succeed President Kenyatta, who is likely to support him 2022.
Kenneth is considered the best leaders of his generation and loved by many from the central region.