A survey conducted by Infotrak Research early 2015, released a list of the top performing senators in Kenya. On top of the list was West Pokot County senator Dr. John Krop Lonyangapuo who had the highest approval rating. on the other hand, Tana River Senator Ali Abdi Bule had the lowest approval rating of 37.
Kenyayote went deep to track the educational background of the top performing senators in Kenya and placed their degree courses alongside their rankings.
In our study we realized that Most senators in Kenya did law. This is in contrast with a study we had done earlier of the Governors. You can check a study we did of Degree courses that the top most powerful governors in Kenya did and Universities where they studied here. Find below a list of the top performing senators in Kenya and degree courses they did.
Degree Courses that the top performing County Senators in Kenya did
- John Krop Lonyangapuo-Senator West Pokot County- (PHD in Applied Mathematics) and (BSc Pure Mathematics)
- Mike Mbuvi Sonko-Nairobi Senator (Bachelors in Business administration)
- Moses Wetangula-Bungoma Senator (Bachelor of Laws Degree)
- Kipchumba Murkomen-Elgeyo Marakwet Senator (Master of Laws)
- Hassan Omar-Mombasa Senator (Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology) and (Bachelor of Laws Degree)
- Dr Boni Khalwale- Kakamega Senator ( Degree in Medicine)
- Charles Keter-Kericho Senator(Business Administration)
- Prof Kithure Kindiki-Tharaka Nithi Senator (PHD internatonal law) and (Bachelor of Laws Degree)
- Kiraitu Murungi-Meru Senator-(Bachelor of Laws Degree)
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