Meet The Candidates: Race to City Hall: Mr.Polcarp Igathe

On the 6th of July 2022, European Business Council Kenya had a breakfast meeting with Mr. Polycarp Igathe, one of the gubernatorial Candidates for Nairobi County. The meeting was held at Movenpick Hotel from 7:00a.m to 10:00a.m.

The meeting was attended by different European Business Company representatives who aired different issues to the candidate. Some of the issues mentioned included: Health issues, Infrastructural issues, investments and private sector concerns among others.

Polycarp while giving his speech gave details on the four challenges he felt when addressed would take Nairobi far steps as Kenya’s Capital:

  • Public and Private Sector Coming Together: Having existence in the Cooperate world and having worked with KAM,SEZs, ACA and KEPSA, Polycarp believes that the way to a thriving Cooperate industry is to combine efforts and Resources.
  • Business and Banking: Digitalization of the Business License will be one of his major priorities.
  • Pedestrian, Politics and Pollution: Reducing land rates to those on minimum wages
  • Education Sector: Improve the education Sector and promote Tvet

The session was well engaging and issues raised during the Q&A sessions were well articulated and addressed.  

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