Elgeyo Marakwet Governor Alex Tolgos will lead the BBI signature collection exercise in the North Rift region.
In a structure seen by Northrift News, Governor Tolgos is among regional kingpins selected to lead the drive.
The drive is set to be officially be launched by President Uhuru Kenyatta and and his Handshake partner Raila Odinga this week.
Raila had on Tuesday announced the signature collection drive is expected to be finalised latest next week.
“On Thursday, President Uhuru Kenyatta and myself will lead the country into launching the signature collection,” Raila said.
“We want the signature collection done very quickly and by end of next week we are done with the collection.”
The BBI team is expected to collect one million signatures from Kenyans, in preparation for a referendum.
Governor Tolgos will be assisted in the larger Rift Valley region by his Nakuru counterpart Lee Kinyanjui and Former Bomet Governor Isaac Rutto.