Hon. Lantano Nabaala is the Third Speaker of the County Assembly of Laikipia sworn on 2Ist September 2022 after being voted with majority vote in the Second round garnering 14 votes against his opponent 7 votes. Born and brought in Maralal but Shifted to Sossian ward. He started his Primary School at St Paul`s Primary School in Maralal and proceed to Maralal High School where he did his Secondary Education. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Education (Sciences) majoring in Mathematics and Physics which he obtained First Class Honors from University of Gambia. He holds a Diploma in Biblical studies from East Africa School of Prophesy and other Professional courses which he pursued in his line of duty. He is currently a Master Student pursuing Master of Arts in International Relation and Diplomacy from Technical University of Kenya. He is a Seventh Day Adventist.
He has actively been involved as a peace Ambassador and has been founding member of the Laikipia Peace caravans One and Two under the Kenya pastoralist network where he transversed in various counties namely Laikipia, Samburu, Isiolo, Baringo Narok, Garisa, Lamu and Naivasha where he acted as the National Co-ordinator.He has closely with the NSC and pastoralist development to foster peace and development in the pastoral areas. The former Director of Intergovernmental co-ordination relation in Laikipia County has worked with the first Governor of Laikipia in 2013-2017 where he was involved in coordinating operations between the County and National Government as well as coordinating with foreign Countries Ministries and Embassies, In charge of Donor liaison office, lead Protocol processes and advisor on all security matters.
The Public relation expert has hold various position namely Co-coordinator Pastoralist Network trust, Director Project outreach, Chair Civic educators in Samburu, National manager in logistics and operation in Maendeleo Resource trust as well as Public officer in Maralal Town Council. The various leadership positions has enabled him to have vast knowledge and exposure in Community advocacy and mobilization, Trainer in Civic education, Resource mobilization as well as Peace Keeping. Being a dynamic person who takes prides in balanced judgments and impartial in decision has earned him a wealth of experience to handle the political environment and ability to guide Member and Staff in balancing their political and work lives.
His vision is to steer Laikipia County assembly into making bold decisions as it conducts its legislative, representation and oversight roles without external interference from the Executive as well as making a harmonious working relationship between the Members and Staff of County Assembly. As the head of the Legislative Arm and Chairperson of County Assembly of Laikipia, He aims at empowering members of County Assembly and staff to effectively discharge their duties well and have an assembly that will pass relevant legislative laws that will help the empowerment of people of Laikipia.
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