John Lonyangapuo Biography

John Lonyangapuo was born on 1964 and he is a Kenyan politician. He belongs to Amani (Peace) Coalition, Kenya African National Union. He was the senator for West Pokot in the years between  and was once ranked as the best Senator by a survey conducted by Infotrak Research and Consulting.

 John Lonyangapuo Education Background

  • Graduate student at the University of Leeds, UK (PHD in Applied Mathematics)
  • Undergraduate student at Egerton University (BSc Pure Mathematics)

John Lonyangapuo Political Career

He has been a member of Amani (Peace) Coalition from 13th February 2013 – Up to date, a party through which he vied for a senate seat in the 2013 general election where he won to serve as a Senator for West Pokot from 11th March 2013 to 2017 August . Later in the year 2017 he vied for a gubernatorial seat in the years general election where he emerged as the winner to be the new Governor of West Pokot. In the years 2010 – September 2012 he was the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Public Works.

Professional Background

  • He was the Chairman of the Governing Council of Kabarak University, Kenya
  • He was the Director for East African Portland Cement Ltd
  • From 2008- 2010 :He was the permanent secretary for Ministry of Industrialization

John Lonyangapuo Highest Ranked Senator

The CountyTrak Senator’s approval survey that was carrried out between December 2014 and February 2015 and was conducted by Infotrak Research and Consulting on behalf of the Daily Nation, with 28,200 people interviewed countrywide.

According to the pollster, the survey was conducted through computer assisted telephone interviews among adults in various counties. Forty six counties were ranked, leaving out Homa Bay because at the time it was not represented in the Senate following the death of Mr Otieno Kajwang.Infotrak CEO Angela Ambitho said respondents were asked: How would you rate the performance of your senator on a scale of 1-10 where 1 is extremely poor and 10 is excellent?

Prof John Krop Lonyangapuo of West Pokot was the highest ranked Senator in the country, with an approval rating of 74.5 per cent.

John Lonyangapuo
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John Lonyangapuo Contacts

Physical Address: Parliament Buildings Parliament Rd.
Address: P. O. Box 28020 Nairobi 00100
County: West Pokot
Country: Kenya
Status: Current
Type: Elected
Date of Birth: 1964
Tel: 0724852345
Email Address:

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