Addressing party leaders, Kenya Kwanza co principals and Kenya Kwanza Alliance elected leaders at his Karen residence, the deputy president William Ruto revealed the first amendments he is going to make in the National Assembly to streamline running of his Government. The president elect said that his team is going to make some amendments on the National Assembly standing orders to make it possible or to allow cabinet secretaries attend full National Assembly sessions to answer questions raised by MPs.
There is a small margin difference of numbers of elected MPs of the two rival camps; Azimio and Kenya Kwanza. Both groups have claimed commanding majority in the National Assembly. Before even the president elect is sworn in, the PD has reported that the two camps have already began making plans for the speakers positions in the two houses; Senate and National Assembly.
With 128 members as of this point, the United Democratic Party (UDA) has gained the majority of seats in the national legislature. Following UDA is the ODM party, which was only able to secure 76 seats in the national assembly. Wiper has 21 seats, compared to 26 for the Jubilee Party.
MPs chosen in last week's political race will one week from now be taken through a direction of Parliament in front of the assembling of the House one month from now. A notification by National Assembly Clerk Serah Kioko, Kioko illuminates the MPs-Elect that the direction will be on August 25 and 26 at Parliament Buildings.
Courtesy of Daily Nation Newspaper. Mo.nday 15th August 2022 Daily Nation Newspaper has some headlines that concern the ongoing presidential tally that is ongoing at the Bomas of Kenya. First, the headline of the day is about the numbers of governors, mps, women rep and senators both Azimio and Kenya Kwanza have as per now and the number of independent candidates.
Azimio la Umoja coalition has a reason to smile over United Democratic Alliance, UDA as details emerge on the number of Members of National Assembly Elected. This comes as Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission, IEBC is set to announce the presidential winner shortly. As Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission is set to announce presidential winner, Good News have emerged to Azimio La Umoja over the number of Members of National Assembly Elected.
The United Democratic Party (UDA) has won majority seats in the national assembly for they have 128 members to this far. UDA is followed by ODM party who managed to get only 76 seats in the national assembly. Jubilee party has 26 seats while Wiper has 21 seats.
Story Of A 22-year-old Student Who Campaigned On A Borrowed Donkey And Defied All Odds To win A Seat
Story Of A 22-year-old Student Who Campaigned On George Nene, a fourth-year student at Elementaita University, is enjoying his victory after beating all odds to become Nakuru County's Member of County Assembly (MCA). The 22-year-old received 4,310 votes in the election and won the Elementaita MCA seat after standing on a Safina Party ticket.
In the just concluded election, Kenyans managed to elect a total of 12 Independent candidates as Members of the National Assembly. This is a decline by two Members compared to the number elected in the previous 2017 election. Remember, Woman Representatives also form part of the National Assembly.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission IEBC declared the presidential results announcing that DP William Ruto won the elections with over 7.1 million votes against his closest competitor Raila Odinga who got slightly above 6.9 million votes. This was the last declaration in this years election process coming after county returning officer declared winners for governor, Senator and woman representative.
As the people of Kenya anxiously wait for the presidential winner of the 2022 general elections to be declared by the National Rturning Officer before the Tuesday dateline, the major battle now between the two major coalitions is about the race to control parliament. And by parliament here I mean both the National Assembly that is supposed to have 290 elected leaders from 290 constituencies, nominated political leaders and the 47 women reps and the senate.
The numbers with 12 independent Members of National Assembly, four polls postponed and 12 yet to be nominated by parties, Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Alliance leads in the National Assembly by 3 positions while United Democratic Alliance (UDA) leads in the senate by 1; the two coalitions are neck-and-neck in the governors list at 21 each, with two independents and one yet to be declared.
The Azimio La Umoja One Kenya alliance coalition and the Kenya Kwanza coalition seen to be having special interest in controling both houses in Kenya that is the National Assembly and the Senate. In the last election, both coalition did not meet the threshold majority required in the national assembly where the target is 180 members of parliament.
While speaking to Kenya Kwanza alliance party leaders and elected leaders at his Karen residence, the deputy president, William Ruto, announced the first changes he would make in the National Assembly to streamline the operation of his Government. To enable cabinet secretaries to participate in entire National Assembly sessions and respond to MPs' inquiries, the president-elect announced his team would modify the National Assembly's standing rules.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries commission (IEBC) led by its chairman Wafula Chebukati undertakes a long procedure before announcing the presidential results. It involves counting and submission of data and forms for verification in the national Tallying center. Elections transmission path displays the following processes for the compilation of final presidential results.
Photo for illustrative purpose only The ministry of education headed by cabinet secretary professor George Magoha is the one that has full control over the primary and secondary schools, one of the most important role of the ministry is to provide school timetable which shows dates for opening schools, halfterm, closing and national examinations.
Gubernatorial post is a hotly contested peace of the cake in Mandera County. Mohamed Adan Khalif A.K.A (MAK) former Mandera County Assembly speaker is one of the contestants being endorsed into that position by H.E Ali Ibrahim Roba the current governor who is vying for the position of a senator in Mandera County.
Next Tuesday, Kenyans will pick a new group of officials, from the President to members of the County Assembly, in what has all the makings of a historic transition election. Given the significance of this moment in Kenya's history, a successful election is essential to a smooth transition.
IEBC Shows Step-by-Step Samples of Correctly Marked Ballot Papers Ahead of Tuesday Elections -PHOTOS
There is barely one day till the general elections on Tuesday, August 9th, and the IEBC has officially revealed the colours and the design of the ballot papers. (Photo courtesy) To offer Kenyans a preview of what the ballot papers will look like, the electoral body that has been diligently educating them about campaigns and the entire voting process that will be done throughout the nation on Tuesday, August 9th, has published sample papers.
Relief to all teachers as Government assures them of Clearing budget for those attending TPD Modules
Teachers who are employed by the Teachers Service Commission can now undertake Teachers Profession Development training with ease after it emerged that the members of the parliament will include ksh.6000 in the estimate budget. Teachers are currently required to part with ksh.6000 for them to be allowed to go through mandatory training.