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Wetangula Cautious Over Azimio, Kenya Kwanza Supremacy Battle

National Assembly Speaker Moses Wetangula has demanded decorum from MPs affiliated with Azimio and Kenya Kwanza because the war for almost all withinside the thirteenth Parliament intensifies.

While addressing the click on Monday, September 19, Wetangula asked the lawmakers to consult the criminal and parliamentary provisions to clear up the supremacy war. 

The Speaker in addition declared that he changed into to be had to settle the problem in his ability impartially if introduced to his attention. 

“Nothing has come earlier than me but however whilst it does, we are able to deliver it a reasoned technique and talk with the events involved.

National Assembly Ag. Clerk Serah Kioko, Speaker Moses Wetangula and Justice Daniel Musinga attending the induction retreat on the Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, on Monday, September 19, 2022NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

"I am certain it isn't a hard trouble to determine on. We will have a take a observe the law, the Constitution, the status orders and make a decision," Wetangula reiterated.

Meanwhile, Azimio lawmakers attending the conference insisted on being the bulk primarily based totally at the numbers. Ugunja’s Opiyo Wandayi moved that the speaker must maintain off the stalemate.

“The query of Azimio being the bulk is already settled and every person who's disappointed can simplest are seeking redress in court. The isn't anyt any ruling or dedication to be made with the aid of using the Speaker. 

On the turn side, Kikuyu MP Kimani Ichung’wah opined that the problem of the bulk withinside the August House changed into but to be decided, basing his argument at the amendments to the Political Parties Act.

Ichung’wah said that there has been a distinction among a coalition celebration and a coalition of political events, which removes Azimio. 

"Therefore, we move returned at searching at whether or not we've got a coalition of events with the best variety of seats. Kenya Kwanza has almost one hundred ninety MPs,” he said.

Meanwhile, Azimio named Wandayi as its majority chief to be deputised with the aid of using Kathiani MP, Robert Mbui. Suna East MP, Juna consultant changed into fronted as the bulk whip, aided with the aid of using Nominated MP Sabina Chege.

Across the political divide, Kenya Kwanza nominated Ichung’wah as its chief of the bulk and his South Mugirango counterpart Sylvanus Osoro as its majority whip. The might be deputised with the aid of using Owen Baya (Kilifi North) and Naomi Wago respectively.

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Azimio Daniel Musinga Moses Wetangula National Assembly Serah Kioko


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