Father of Hollywood star, Lupita Nyong’o poised to become governor in Kenya


Father of Hollywood star, Lupita Nyong’o poised to become governor in Kenya

By Lukmon Fasasi

Lupita with her dad

Hollywood actress, Lupita Nyong’o is about to see her father, Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, become a governor in their native Kenya.

While he has not been officially declared winner by Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission, Nyong’o is odds on to win the polls.

The 71-year-old professor holds a healthy lead with 95% of the votes counted.

He had got 261,972 votes, representing 63% of the total votes cast, ahead of closest challenger and incumbent, Jack Ranguma in the Kisumu County governorship election.

The other aspirants, Christine Otieno, David Wayiera, and Peter Omolo, had just 1% of the votes among them.

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