Photo Courtesy. The last few months have not been the best for members of the judiciary after they found themselves on the receiving end of attacks from other arms of the government. There have been lots of reports linking judicial officers with corruption scandals including receiving bribes in order to determine cases in favor of the other parties.
The story of the increase in petroleum products prices by the energy and petroleum regulations authority has caused a stir in the public in the past one week after the price of fuel rose by ksh. 8 shillings countrywide. According to Okongo Mogeni,the deputy president William Ruto will never be forgiven by Kenyans after he has gone silent on the issue and is not ready to step out and stand tall and talk about it in public.
The Senate Justice and Legal Affairs committee chairperson Honourable Okon'go Omogeni has made a new revelation that creates more confusion on the Building Bridges Initiative report.While making his remarks on Thursday morning, the senator who was a co-chair in the joint parliamentary JLAC departmental committees said that the Bill is the National Assembly has no errors like the one at the Senate.
The Law Society of Kenya president Nelson Havi has revealed that they warned the parliament about the unconstitutionality of creating extra 70 constituencies.The LSK boss claimed that the parliament were not ready to adopt their argument and naming some of the MPs who opposed.Senior counsel Otiende Amolo and Lawyer Peter Kaluma are among those mentioned to have rejected the LSK submitions.
As the temperature of politics is going higher Migori county remain the county to eye on,in this case as different leaders preparers their arsenals a head of 2022 general election, several coalitions are made, formation of new parties are also being formed.Migori county becomes a neutral ground,that is any party can carry the day,as much as ODM party sells in South Nyanza,other parties are also capable of gaining numbers as was witnessed in 2013 in case of PDP that was championed by the current governor hon Zachary Obado who managed to beat an ODM candidate Ochilo Ayako.
While speaking with Radio Citizen on April 28, the Nyamira Senator Okong'o Omogeni revealed that the committee that had choosen look in to the BBI Amendment Bill found it with Mistakes.Hon Okong'o Omogeni Stated, "Sisi kama kamati ya BBI tulisema tuliona makosa ya uchapishaji katika mswada huu."
While speaking to Citizen Radio on April 28, Senator Okong' o Omogeni informed the Radio that the Country will not be able to go in to the Referendum without verdict of the BBI cases in court being given.Okong'o also made it clear that the IEBC had been given the mandate of making arrangements on the BBI issues thus the Senate has no hand in making the preparations of the Referendum.
Dp Ruto photo/file The Deputy President William Ruto has been told to fight for Omogusii community to get a new constituency than giving wheelbarrows to kisii youths.
The KCSE are around the corner.Each candidate is preparing well for their KCSE and KCPE exams.The CS of Education George Magoha is also taking his position by ensuring that no cases of exam malpractice will be seen.
The senate speaker has today received the BBI bill from the joint legal affairs committee of the senate and the national assembly.While receiving the bill the speaker said that he is going to consult with other leaders in the senate where they are going to come up with a date when they will start debating the bill.
Ones again the law maker and a former LSK president hon Omogeni hit the debate on an Increased fuel price,that is causing miasma and worries amongst the common citizens.That may likely result to high standard of living. This was a concern that was raised after the price of fuel in the country was raised from its original price,that later accrued to arousal of eyebrows between leaders and members of public.
The best leaders are those that set out to make differences to the lives of the masses and ensure that they prioritise the needs of the people above their personal wants. They have the abilities to know the right way to solve issues and develop progress. Migori county finest youthful and diligent leader Hon.
Stopping Reggae? Turn of Events as Raila, Ruto's Allies in The Parliament Unite Against The BBI Bill
The handshake and the Building Bridges Initiative, BBI drive is in limbo after Members of Parliament allied to the Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga expressed disagreement with the BBI Bill.
Photo Courtesy.The Impeachment Motion tabled by the Wajir County Assembly has taken a nasty turn for Governor Mohammed.The Wajir governor was charged with 15 breaches of the law.Some of the allegations include abuse of power.The Senate committee that was chaired by Nyamira Senator Okongo Omogeni, found the Governor not guilty of 13 charges.
Dp Ruto photo /file The Deputy President Dr William Ruto has been that his hustler nation slogan wont help him politically According to Nyamira County Senator Eric Okong'o who addressed the media said Ruto's slogan is to divide Kenyans and won't be allowed to continue using it any more and should stop it "As leaders we need to stop dividing our people and I am not happy with what our Dp Ruto is doing, " said Senator Okong'o. The deputy president Ruto has been using the slogan Hustler nation in different parts
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) today on 23 June ruled out the possibility of creating 70 new constituencies – as proposed in the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Constitution Amendment Bill- by the time the country holds the General Elections slated for August 9, next year.
Blow as emerged to members of parliament after President Uhuru Kenyatta and former prime minister Raila Odinga rejects Building Bridges Initiative document.The document sphereheaded by the duo has been experiencing opposition from parties following his approval by Legislators.As Reports indicates by local newspaper, Daily Nation dated Sunday 25th 2021, Showdown has loomed after president Uhuru and his handshake counterpart Raila Odinga disown a move by the joint parliamentary committees on the senate and national Assembly to declear the proposal for 70 new Constituencies unconstitutional, as those as those in president's camp site interference with Deputy President William Ruto's TangaTanga.
The Building Bridges Initiative continues to attract different views from Kenyans and leaders, after it had emerged that more than 30 counties had debated the wrong document and yet passed it.The claims also meant the Parliamentary Joint Committee on BBI, will find it hard to table the report of the document on time.
The Special Committee on the proposed removal from office by impeachment of Mohamed Abdi Mohamud who is the Governor of Wajir County is set to conclude it's public hearing today Thursday the 13th of May.The committee which is comprising of 11 members and chaired by Senator Okong'o Omogeni and Vice chair Nakuru county senator Susan Kihika, began its hearings on Wednesday 11th May 2021.
Wajir governor Hon Mohammed Abdi has been impeached today by the senate following a vote by 25 senators in favor of the ouster motion while 4 abstained.Even after humbly requesting the senate to have some sympathy on him and spare his job, his request fell on deaf ears as the senate went ahead upheld the decision by the committee to impeach him.