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Swearing in of Wajir Governor

Preparations are in top gear for the swearing in ceremony of Wajir's deputy governor Ahmed Ali Muktar as the Governor of wajir county.

The ceremony will take place at Wajir's county Headquarters. Muktar will replace Mohammed Abdi Mohamud Who was impeached who was impeached by members of wajir County assembly on April 27th. In a gazette notice, senate speaker Kenneth Lusaka notified the public of Muhamud's removal from office on grounds of gross violation of constitution . B governor's impeachment trial was held by an 11-member committee chaired by the mirror senator of Okong'o Omogeni . Muhamud was found guilty of contravening County government act 2012 the public procurement and disposal act and the public finance management act of 2012.

The committee however protected the governor from abuse of office and gross misconduct charges saying that MCAs did not provide sufficient information and evidence.They dropped 16 of the 17 allegations that he was facing and in its final report recommended his removal . Later the Senators supported the motion and governor Mohamud was impeached on April 27th

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Kenneth Lusaka Mohammed Abdi Mohamud Muhamud Muktar Wajir


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