Lupita Nyongo ‘s father, Prof. Anyanga Nyongo recently won the governorship election for Kisumu County in Kenya. He defeated his rivals, Jackton Ramguma and Christine Otieno. At 83% of the polling stations reporting he got 252,490 which is 63% while Jackton Ramguma got 141, 320 which represents 36% and Christine Otieno got 1919 representing less than 1% of total votes cast.
He ran under the National Super Alliance coalition. Kisumu is NASA stronghold where the party easily defeated the president’ s Jubilee party.
The turnout at this point is 72.76% of registered voters.