Pressure is mounting on the new Kiambu Governor, Dr James Nyoro to appoint a female Deputy Governor.
This call was made by different female speakers during his swearing in. Among those who voiced the idea include Kiambu Women Representative, Gathoni wa Muchomba and Nyeri Deputy Governor, Dr Caroline Karugu.
The call has been echoed by almost all female speakers during the BBI rallies. The biggest champion being Kirinyaga Governor, Ann Mumbi Kamotho.
Sources told Mkenya News that tecnocrats within Kiambu are also piling pressure on Dr Nyoro to appoint reknown Gospel Musician, Loise Kim as his Deputy.
Loise who had initially indicated her intention to vie for a political seat in 2017 abandoned the prospect at the last minute. She was targeting to vie against former Kiambu women Ann Nyokabi.
The entry of veteran Journalist and radio Show Host Gathoni wa Muchomba for her to abandon her ambition.
Word has it that she is gearing for a comeback in 2022.
Dr Nyoro, however, said he has not started scouting for a Deputy and his focus now is to serve the people of Kiambu.