National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has rallied the House to amend the law and repeal a tax blamed for rising fuel prices. It was a stark contrast to three years ago, when MPs booed him for ramming through a vote imposing the levy on petroleum products. On September 20, 2018, the government side pushed through the President's memorandum imposing an eight percent VAT on petroleum products, which MPs now want to repeal in response to public outrage.The House proceedings in 2018 exposed MPs' doublespeak.
The date for 2022 general election is drawing closer and closer and politicians who are aspiring for diverse elective positions are not leaving anything to chance. They are branding their profiles in a bid to appear sellable and appealing to the electorate since the same is going to give them the leadership mandate.
National Assembly speaker Justin Muturi has opened up on the possibility of working with Orange Democratic Movement party boss Raila Odinga. The 2022 presidential hopeful has stated that he is free to work with any like-minded leaders ahead of 2022. In a free interview with Netizens through his Twitter handle dubbed chat with JB Muturi, the Speaker stated that he is open to working with all leaders.
The rise in the cost of fuel and electricity across the country has seen Kenyans blaming the members of the National Assembly for their contributions towards the rise in the cost of living in the country especially at the time the world is fighting against the outbreak of the covid 19 pandemic which has ravaged the economy of the country.
The Democratic Party (DP) has endorsed National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi’s presidential bid, inviting him to be the party’s flagbearer in the 2022 General Election.Proves still arise as the top news paper(Nation top headline) has the same story trending. The title in the front page states that DP has picked top brains for 2022 generall elections.The dp goes for economists, political experts former diplomats, Professors, right activists and lawyers to help him craft campaign strategy including find turning his bottom-up economic development model.
Former Senate Deputy Speaker Gembi Gitura and entire board of KEMSA have been recommended by The Member of Parliament for their prosecution. This is followed by funds that were stolen at the Kenya Medical Supplies Authority amounting to Sh 7.8 billion. The report they was talked before the National Assembly yesterday saw that the it intends to Prosecute the entire board who benefited from the payment.
Speaker Justin Muturi Joins Party as the Presidential Candidate Ending DP Ruto’s Running Mate Rumors
The National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has finally ended the running mate drama and rumors after his latest move. Muturi on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 was announced as THE Democratic Party of Kenya 2022 Presidential Candidate in the forthcoming general elections. ‘DEMOCRATIC PARTY of Kenya (DP) picks National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi as the party's presidential candidate in 2022 polls,’ part of the statement read.
Senator James Orengo of Siaya has said that President Uhuru's government will enslave its population if the assembly fails to address the tax burden. According to James Orengo, parliament is the weakest link in the fight against excessive taxation, and it is solely to blame for Kenyans' dire economic situation.
It has emerged that the speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi wanted to rebrand one of the top parties but the move hit a hard rock. This has brought confusion since it has been disclosed that allies of the speaker of the National Assembly wanted him to use the Restore and Build Kenya (RBK) party.
Today, the Democratic Party (DP) has endorsed National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi's presidential ambitions, and has invited him to run as the party's flagbearer in the 2022 General Election. The Party has said that it will support Mr Muturi's campaign despite the fact that he is not a member of the party.
The rise in fuel prices in Kenya has led to uproar among many Kenyans who have blasted the government for overlooking the cries of low level Kenyans. Politicians have joined hands in condemning the government for increasing the prices whereas the price of crude oil has remained stagnant. Kiharu member of Parliament Ndindi Nyoro has took the government head on by highlighting how the government of retired president Mwai Kibaki dealt with the prices of oil during the crisis of 2008.
The Democratic Party (DP) has picked National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi as its preferred presidential candidate to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta in next year’s polls. Led by the DP national chairman Mr Esau Kioni, the delegates said they had conducted due diligence and positively vetted who should lead the Mt Kenya region and the country after President Uhuru’s retirement.
"You Have An Ultimatum of 14 Days" Speaker Muturi Issues Order Over Raging War On Hike In Fuel Price
National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi had now issued new order to Finance Committee in Parliament to get deep into the issue pertaining the sharp increase of fuel prices the country. While responding to an inquiry made by one Kenyan concerning his stand on this war against the new government's decision, Speaker Muturi has stated that this issue is now before the floors of the National Assembly where it will be dealt with accordingly.
National Assembly speaker Justin Muturi who has always maintained that he will be on the presidential ballot come next year to redeem Kenyans from bad governance and run away corruption has been picked by the Democratic Party (DP) as it's flag bearer. In a statement by the DP's party's secretary general Essau Kioni, the DP unanimously agreed on Muturi's candidature after conducting grassroot mobilisation.
It is now clear that speaker Justin Muturi is in the race to succeed president Uhuru Kenyatta, this is after the Democratic party declared him its presidential candidate. According to a local publication, the National Assembly speaker has been settled on by former President Kibaki's Party to fly its flag in the forthcoming presidential elections after a wide consultation.
Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi has expressed interest in working with Raila Odinga, the leader of the Orange Democratic Movement. Prior to 2022, the presidential candidate for 2022 has declared that he is open to working with any like-minded leaders. The Speaker emphasised that he is open to cooperating with all leaders in a free interview with Netizens via his Twitter handle, chat with JB Muturi.
Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi has been picked to run for Presidency using the Democratic Party of Kenya. This has been revealed on Wednesday morning by the party delegates after a meeting held at white rhino on this day wenesday 22nd September 2021. "DEMOCRATIC PARTY of Kenya (DP) picks National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi as the party's presidential candidate in 2022 polls.
National Assembly Speaker Justine Muturi has been named the Democratic Party's (DP) presidential candidate. This is after Eleven counties in the Mount Kenya region came together on Tuesday, September 22 in Nyeri to show their support for Muturi's presidential bid. DP is a party that was founded by Kenya's third president his Excellency Mwai Kibaki.
Muturi's Presidential Bid Continues Gaining Momentum After His Party Finally Makes a Crucial Announcement
National Assembly Speaker Hon Justin Muturi. (Photo courtesy). National Assembly Speaker Hon Justin Muturi's 2022 presidential bid, has continued to gain momentum and more serious after his political party which he is going to use finally revealed. According to Citizen television, Muturi who has already revealed his ambition to vie for the country's top seat, is likely going to use the Democratic party in his bid for State House next year.
The National Assembly speaker, Hon Justin Muturi is one of the candidates who have declared their interest for the country's top seat in 2022. Muturi has been making tremendous efforts in ensuring that he strengthen his presidential bid in order to give his opponents a run for their money and time in 2022.