Issa Juma Boy is the newly elected senator of Kwale County. He  joined the Kwale politics in March 2017 after the death of his elder brother Boy Juma Boy, who died in February 2017 while he was the Senator of Kwale County. His brother, Boy Juma Boy was a staunch supporter of Orange Democratic Movement (ODM). After his death, consultative meetings were held resulting in a division within the ODM leaders. One side allied to Hassan Joho endorsed Boy's brother Issa Juma Boy and the other side allied to Hassan Mwanyoha endorsed Nicholas Zani for the position. Mr Issa won the ODM party nominations and represented ODM in the elections where he won. Mr. Issa’s  manifesto is based on integrity and honesty as he aspires to bring resources together for Kwale County. He aims to focus on education, health, accountability of budgetary allocations, infrastructure, land issues as well as provision of safe drinking water.