After the 2017 General elections, the residents of Bomet County elected Dr. Christopher Langat, a University of Moi Don teaching English Literature, and a well celebrated motivational speaker in the entire Rift valley region as their Senator. Dr Langat has mentored a lot of High School students across the entire south Rift region. His mentoring skills of Moi Siongiroi Girls has made the school an academic giant in Bomet county and in the South Rift region.
He is a family man; married and he is blessed with children. The Senator has declared interest in the Gubernatorial seat awaiting to dethrone the incumbent Governor Barchok. He could also face off the former Governor Issac Rutto of CCM, as rumors suggests that he could be trying his luck on the position. Dr Langat is banking on his allegiance to the Deputy President William Ruto and UDA to win the Governor seat come 2022.