Water and sanitation are among the top challenges to the People of Mugumoini since the area has has unreliable water supply which often leaves residents dependent on water vendors.
Among the cadidates vying for the MCA seat in the area that have been offering solutions to the water challenges is Eng.Naran Arjan.
Vying on the Roots party Ticket Arjan has pledged to install water tanks in strategic places within the ward to improve supply.
He also pledged to create employment and boost micro, small and medium enterprises. He will also create a Sh1 million kitty for loans to vegetable vendors.
Eng Naran Arjan belives that Mama Mbogas should conduct their businesses in a manner where they shouldn’t be threatened or get worried about loans. From the scheme, they will be able to get loans and no interest will be charged.
Arajan has promised to pay part of the National Hospital Insurance Fund cover for residents.
Last year, the Nairobi Metropolitan Services embarked on a plan where at least 20,000 vulnerable families in Nairobi will get Sh6,000 NHIF medical cover annually.
The development was aimed at supporting vulnerable city residents to meet health costs.
Access to health care has remained a challenge but with the NHIF cover, Eng Naran will ensure all households are covered and those unable to, his office will pay a certain amount for them.
The aspirant also pledged to work with other leaders and the county government to address sewerage challenges.
To assist the elderly in Mugumuini, Arjan promises to set up a special fund to buy them equipment.
Eng Naran belives that Giving people free money makes them lazy but if given equipment like sewing machines they can earn something small and at the same time keep themselves occupied.
Mugumuini is among the five wards in Langata subcounty with the rest being Karen, South C, Nyayo Highrise and Nairobi West.