MP Kang’ata considers running for senator
Kiharu MP Irungu Kang’ata (pictured) has an interest in the Senate seat. He is rumoured to have held meetings with local leaders and sought their advice. The 35-year-old, first-term MP served as a civic leader from 2002 to 2007. Kang’ata said he will make “a major announcement soon”. He shrugged off the question about his candidacy, telling journalists to “read my lips”.