A new opinion poll by TIFA research released today has revealed that Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho is still leading with 74% in the race to retain his seat.
Joho is followed by Jubilee’s Suleiman Shahbal with 12% and the current County Senator Hassan Omar with 6%. Nyali Mp and Vibrant party Candidate Hezron Awiti is last with 6%.
In the Senate race, 43% of those interviewed by TIFA said they would vote for ODM’s Mohammed Faki, 9% for Jubilee’s candidate and former Deputy Governor Hazel Katana, Independent Candidate Hamis Mwaguya comes third with 6% while Wiper’s Lawrence Kisilu comes last with 2 %.
40% of the respondents said they will vote for Asha Mohammed as Women representative, Zamzam Mohammed of Wiper is second with 17% followed by Jubilee’s Amina Abdalla 13 %, 24% of the respondents were undecided.
The research which was conducted on July 20 and 21 with 527 respondents also found that 67% of the residents will vote for Raila Odinga as the President and 27% for President Uhuru Kenyatta.