The MPs allied to Deputy President William Ruto yesterday succeeded in blocking the Political Parties Bill after submitting many amendments to have some of the proposals in the bill changed. Their handshake counterparts remained silent after Deputy Speaker Moses Cheboi suspended the debate on the bill to allow for a more in-depth analysis of proposals submitted by Tangatanga lawmakers.
Kangema Hon Muturi Kitano, a Building Bridges Initiative supporter, has also backed Deputy President William Ruto's decision to frustrate Uhuru and Raila over the vicious Political Parties Amendment Bill, which has been suspended until January next year. According to a viral video clip seen by this writer, MP Muturi Kigano is seen reading a text message from his phone (the source of which is unknown) informing his fellow MPs that they have decided to meet with Registrar of Political Parties Hon Ann Nderitu in a special sitting in the coming days.
According to one of his allies from Mount Kenya, President Uhuru Kenyatta may retire quietly without endorsing anyone for any political office. It has been expected that Uhuru would publicly endorse ODM leader Raila Odinga for the presidency before August but former Nyandarua governor Waithaka Mwangi has now remarked that this may not happen at all.
Kangema Member of Parliament Hon Muturi Kitano an ally of the Building Bridges Initiative has also supported Deputy President William Ruto's decision to frustrate Uhuru and Raila over the vicious Political parties amendment Bill that was suspended until January Next Year. According to the viral video clip seen by this writer, MP Muturi Kigano is seen reading a text message from his phone (Even though it remains unclear about the source) telling his fellow MPs that they have decided to engage with Registrar of Political parties Hon Ann Nderitu in a special sitting in the coming days.Also, while using the example of the recent NASA Coalition wrangles, the MP Argues that issues to do with Pollitcal funds sharing should be dealt without engaging any legal process.
The Political Parties Amendment Bill continues to cause sharp divisions among the Members of the National Assembly and the Senate. The show of might that is developing between DP Ruto's allies and the Jubilee and ODM Parties is becoming hotter. The National Assembly continues to hold discussions on the Bill and the voting results that have emerged is that the Ayes are 113 and the Nays are 68.
Nominated Senator Millicent Omanga is a happy Kenyan after the national assembly postponed the political party bill until late January. " I'm impressed with the performance of Hustler MPs athe the National Assembly today. We must act in the best interest of the public to protect the integrity of our electoral system.
A list of the top 14 Members of Parliament who will be awarded by the Head of State president Uhuru Kenyatta on October 20th has emerged. In the list, among those to be awarded are close allies of the Head of State as well as those of his handshake partner Raila Amollo Odinga.
Raila Dealt a Huge Blow as Insiders Reveal Kieleweke Leaders Who Are Non-Committal In Supporting Him
The 2022 succession politics have already taken its shape as presidential candidates hit the ground in popularizing their interests before the elections set in. For a while now, the former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has been seen as the leader President Uhuru Kenyatta is eyeing to succeed him, even as sources within the Jubilee party allege plans to market him in Uhuru's stronghold.
Kangema MP Muturi Kigano ( Photo Courtesy) At 75 years, Kangema MP Clement Muturi Kigano is the second oldest member of Kenya's National Assembly. But it is his political journey that makes his story even much sweeter. A story of resilience. Patience. Perseverance.
Kitutu Chache North MP Jimmy Angwenyi ( Photo Courtesy) He is not your headline- grabbing MP. He is not outspoken. And he is not controversial. But Kitutu Chache North lawmaker Jimmy Angwenyi is a master in the game having been around since early 1990s. In the Kenyan National Assembly today, no one beats his record of being the longest serving MP in the country.
Goodnews as details emerges what the Members of Parliament are doing to speed up the process of Constitutional Amendment Bill 2020 popularly known as the Building Bridges Initiative. In a report via the Nation, it has been established that legislators allied to President Uhuru and his handshake partner Raila Odinga have already kicked off preparations of a new BBI bill majoring on shortening the timeline against the bill and lower threshold.
A group of leaders from the Mount Kenya region,now wants Raila Odinga to name Peter Kenneth as his running mate in 2022 Presidential Elections. The MPs led by Nduati Ngugi(Gatanga),Wangari Mwaniki(Kigumo, Muturi Kigano( Kangema), Peter Mwaniki of Mathioya and newly nominated senator Isaac Ngugi,have said that they will start engagements to have Peter Kenneth as Raila's running mate in 2022.
Although Raila Odinga and Deputy President William Ruto have been campaigning seriously for the presidential seat in the 2022 general election, non of them has so far confirmed his running mate in that tough contest. Until now, many Kenyans have been anticipating that the two leaders may both end up picking their running mates from Mt.
A file photo of Nyeri constituency MP Ngunjiri Wambugu. It has emerged that several allies of President Uhuru Kenyatta missed Raila Odinga's high profile event in Murang'a despite being invited by the organisers. Among those who missed is Murang'a county woman representative Honourable Sabina Wanjiru Chege who was supposed to host Raila Odinga in the county since she is famously known as 'Maitu wa County's meaning the county's mother.
List Of 14 MPs President Uhuru Kenyatta Will Decorate With State Award's On Mashujaa Day. In this year's Mashujaa Day Celebration's,s the president Uhuru Kenyatta will decorate 14 Members of Parliament and other Kenyan's of distinguish like the controller of budget various state presidential awards.
Mount Kenya area leaders have submitted a new demand to Raila Odinga, the leader of the orange Democratic Party, ahead of the general election in 2022. Led by MPs Muturi Kigano (Kangema), Nduati Ngugi (Gatanga), Wangari Mwaniki (Kigumo), Peter Kimari (Mathioya) and newly nominated senator Isaac Ngugi, revealed that they will start a series of negotiation meetings to have Peter Kenneth picked as a handshake candidate in next year’s polls.
Parliament nominated 17 state officials to receive Chief of the Order of the the Burning Spear(CBS) and Elder of the Order of Burning Spear (EBS). Through an advertisement on print media dated 24th of September which listed the 14 lawmakers it asked the public with any objection to present their views to the joint Parliamentary Honour Advisory Committee.
A total of 14 legislators drawn from both the National Assembly and the Senate have been nominated to receive various presidential awards this year. Parliament in an advertisement in the print media yesterday listed the 14 lawmakers and invited the public with any objection to present their views to the Joint Parliamentary Honours Advisory committee co-chaired by both the speaker of the National Assembly and the Senate.
A court case has been filed to prevent four people from being nominated to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission as commissioners (IEBC). Nornael Okello filed a case at the High Court on September 1 under a certificate of urgency, challenging the four commissioners' nominations on the grounds that they are unconstitutional.
They promise not to give in to internal and external pressure to resign IEBC candidate Juliana Cherera Four commissioners appointed to the IEBC assured Parliament that they would remain in office even during the worst times of their work. The candidates said they would not give in to internal and external pressures and quit unexpectedly, putting the country in crisis.