Ledama Olekina is a kenyan politician. He is the current Senator of Narok County having been elected during the 2017 general elections on the Orange Democratic Movement party ticket. Kenyans continue to complain about the increased fuel prices across the country. This came about in the increase on VAT on petrol.
Nominated MP Maina Kamanda Among high profile leaders meeting at the coast. For many days now, controversial nominated Member of Parliament Honourable Maina Kamanda has gone silent and has reduced his appearances in the public limelight. However, on Tuesday, he was spotted among the high profile Members of Parliament who chair several parliamentary departmental committees during their annual meeting to plan the way forward.
PHOTO COURTESY William Chepkut Chirchir is the current member of parliament for Ainabkoi constituency. The legislator is known for his funny punchlines that are accompanied by his signature serious demeanour. While everyone is laughing at his funny side, the MP will look unfazed. More than once he has trended on social media courtesy of his theatrics.Hon.
On Tuesday 9th of February 2021, the National Assembly approved the appointment of several senior members of the Parliamentary House Business Committee. However, from among the list that has since been issued to the public, allies of deputy president William Ruto are missing out. "@NAssemblyKE approves the appointment of the following members to the House Business Committee in addition to those specified under paragraphs a, b, c, d and e. The I's have it. #BungeLiveKE"National Assembly https://t.co/egM5OeAdvw
Senator Ledama Olekina on twitter says that it's absolutely absurd for the speaker of National assembly to ask MPs to initiate debate on fuel prices yet they are the ones who raised taxes. According to him, senate does not participate in passing the finance act.This is what he posted on twitter,
Today was another win for the proponents of BBI after the Senate rubber stamped it giving it a go ahead for Kenyans to decide at the ballot.This came as a great reward for Hon Raila Odinga who has been pushing to see the bill passed through.After a rigorous debate on the bill throughout the day, Senators finally went into voting whereby over 50 senators gave the bill a node for the referendum with 11 others voting against it while one abstained.
A trusted source has released a report on members of parliament who never said a word in plenary in 2019. The report revealed that over 220 members of parliament were below average with a score of less than 20 and only 28 MPs were continuously active in contributing to the debates in the National Assembly. "In 2019, 19 members of the @NAssemblyKE remained never said a word in plenary, over 220 members of Parliament were below average with a score of less than 20 and only 28 MPs were continuously active in contributing
Ex Senator Dr Boni Khalwale has claimed that MP Murunga's burial will proceed as earlier planned. Through his tweeter feeds, he claimed that it was true that his burial had been suspended by the court. He affirmed to family members that they had had a talk with with the petitioner Agnes Wangui and he hopes that they will settle the matter out of court. " It is true the burial of Hon Justus Makokha Murunga has been stopped by court. We wish however to assure family, friends and @NAssemblyKE that we have commenced