The most important position a politician should hold in the regional level is being the kingpin of the region where he comes from.
Kingpins normally controls their regions in voting whereby they influence their people to vote as a block for one individual especially in the presidential election.
In the rift valley region, the deputy president Dr William Ruto is the king of the region despite the existence of Gideon Moi who is the son to former president Daniel Moi who was the kingpin for so long.
Ruto will not also last forever in the position. That means that another politicians will rise to take up the responsibility of a kingpin of the region.
From the many politicians from the region, there is one who seems to be coming out and showing the power to hold the position.
Senator Kipchumba is one of the strongest member of the hustler nation and defender of the deputy president. He has grown to be among the most influential politicians in Kenya due to his firm stands politically.
Being a strong follower of the deputy president, he stands a better chance to take over as the kingpin of the rift valley region after the deputy president Dr William Ruto than Gideon Moi.
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