Makueni Senator Mutula Kilonzo Jnr has floored his counterparts in the Senate , ranking as the best performing Senator in the country with an approval rating of 66.4%, according to an opinion poll by research firm Infotrak.
The Makueni lawmaker was followed closely by Elgeyo-Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen , who earned a 58.8% score from his constituents. Samburu County Senator Lelengwe was a close third at 57.2%.
The poll was undertaken to rank Senators based on their performance both in the House and their Counties.
“The question we were asking the respondents is how they would rate the overall performance of Senators on a scale of 1-10 where one meant worst, and 10 the best,” said Infotrak CEO Angela Ambitho.
The survey also ranked MCAs [ member of county assemblies ] with those in Makueni and Embu topping the list with 54.2% followed by MCAs in Baringo and Vihiga who both tied at position 2 with a 51.5% rating.
In terms of Overall performance , Makueni County Assembly was the most approved by their constituents with a 58.5% score , closely followed by the Kwale County Assemblywith 57.4% . West Pokot came third at 54.6% score , according to the research Firm.