Kericho County Governor
Kericho County Governor:Paul Kiprono
Paul Chepkwony Kiprono was born in Ainamoi and attended Poiywek in his home area before joining Kericho High School and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.
He previously worked as a senior lecturer and associate professor of Biochemistry at Moi University, Chepkoilel campus, now University of Eldoret. The main issues at the top of his agenda include improving education in the county, empowering farmers economically, developing the road infrastructure, improving maternal healthcare, mitigating lightning strikes through setting-up of lightning arresters, creating a low tax jurisdiction for investment and wooing investment with a focus on youth employment. In Kenya’s 2013 general election, David vied in the gubernatorial elections, winning as Governor of Kericho County, alongside Deputy Governor Susan Chepkoech Kikwai. He was elected on a URP party ticket.
County: Kericho County
Governor’s Name: PAUL KIPRONO – URP