It's now coming out that Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has indeed missed out on the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairmanship. The MP recently caused a storm in the Azimio La Umoja coalition, claiming that his colleagues had picked him as their candidate for the seat.
Weeks after ODM Party appointed John Mbadi for the lucrative house position that Embakasi East MP Babu Owino was eying, Babu has now literally demoted Mbadi and literally appointed himself the chairman. Babu has today revealed to Kenyans that he is Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Chairman, a position that ODM gave to John Mbadi a few weeks ago.
"Leo Nimeamini Hii Kitu Ilienda Kweli" Azimio Lawmaker Says Hours After Ruto's Address at Parliament
Babu Owino, a member of parliament for Embakasi East, has now spoken out in response to President William Ruto's speech in Parliament. Babu Owino is a staunch supporter of the former prime minister Raila Amolo Odinga who lost in the past election held on August 9, 2022.
Embakasi East Member of Parliament and strong supporter of Azimio La Umoja -One Kenya Alliance leader Raila Odinga has finally admitted that he has now accepted that William Ruto won the August 9 General Elections and that he is now the President of the Republic of Kenya. The outspoken ODM MP who has repeatedly claimed that former President Uhuru Kenyatta was manipulating Raila Odinga has now disclosed the next step the Azimio must now take as the opposition coalition.
Nairobi senator Edwin Sifuna has today argued that some of the two cabinet secretary nominees by President William Ruto might find it hard to be approved in case Azimio gets control of the committees. Sifuna argues that he understands why President Ruto wants control of parliament. He says that William Ruto knows that if they get control of the committees then there are names that cannot be cabinet secretaries in this country.
Nyandarua Senator HE Kaba Methu has thanked president William Ruto and the second in command of the republic of Kenya Rigathi Gachagua for nominating him for one of the most coveted and busiest committee of the Senate. president William Ruto and the second in command of the republic of Kenya Rigathi Gachagua Nominated the Nyandara Senator Kaba Methu for the Public Accounts Committee ( PAC).
After Denying Mbad Majority Seat Details Emerge On What ODM Is Planning To Give Him Behind The Scene
Recent sources claim that John Mbadi, the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party's national chairman, has won a second seat. Mbadi has been at conflict with the party leadership ever since he was passed up for the position of Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya party's majority leader in the National Assembly.
In response to President William Ruto's speech in Parliament, Embakasi East representative Babu Owino has now made a statement. Raila Amolo Odinga, the former prime minister who lost the election on August 9, 2022, has a devoted following thanks to Babu Owino.The ODM lawmaker Azimio la Umoja said on his Facebook page that he now believes their presidential candidate in the August general election was defeated.
Embakasi East MP Hon Babu Owino has ignited more pressure in the Raila-led Azimio One-Kenya coalition party following his recent announcement. Days ago, he was appointed by Raila Odinga to lead as the Secretary for Science and Technology. Taking to his social media accounts, Babu has deliberately rejected the appointment, claiming that the process was done without his presence and awareness.
Babu Owino had earlier on hyped for the position of chairman PAC.He even took it to social media to call on ODM for sidelining the youths after it was said that ODM had awarded John Mbadi with the same position that Babu Owino wanted. John Mbadi defended himself and said that the PAC chair position is an elective position and Babu Owino should convince mps to vote for him as the PAC chairman instead of complaining.
Today in the afternoon, reports have emerged that the vocal member of parliament for Embakasi East constituency, hon Paul Ongili famously known as Babu Owino has rejected the post that has been given to him by the ODM party. As reported by the Kenyans.co.ke, hon Babu Owino has rejected his post as the secretary for science and technology.
Embakasi East member of parliament Babu Owino has finally come out to accept president William Ruto as the leader of this country. Speaking on Sunday the MP said that reality has now hit him that Ruto is the president and there is nothing they can do as Azimio. Babu who is serving his second term in office said that the Azimio team should now elect the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to help check the powers of the ruling government.
Narok County Senator Ledama Olekina once again has stormed the internet as endorses Embakasi East Constituency Member of National Assembly Babu Owino as the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chair. Taking it to his official twitter account he tweeted elaborating how how best Babu Owino campained for Raila Odinga for the previous general elections.
Ledama Names Leader Raila Should Consider For PAC Chair Of NA, Says He Worked Very Hard In Campaigns
Narok county senator Ledama Ole Kina on Wednesday delivered his request to Azimio la Umoja leader Raila Amollo Odinga ahead of choosing the PAC Chair of the national assembly. Through the post the lawmaker made on his Twitter account, the former prime minister has to hand this token to Embakasi east member of parliament as a reward to the commitment he shown during hi political campaigns.
I'm not inspired by PAC seat post. Pull out all the stops-Mbadi to Babu Owino. "Babu, if it's not too much trouble, crusade and be the seat when you land in the council," he said. ODM executive John Mbadi has excused claims that he had been offered the Public Records Board of trustees seat position.
Dr. William Samoei Ruto, the president of Kenya, spoke to the country in the Parliament today. As a result of President William Ruto's words, the MP for Embakasi East, Babu Owino, has now spoken out. The Azimio la Umoja politician announced on one of his internet pages that he has now formally recognized that their presidential candidate lost the general election in August.
PAC Chair Otiende Amollo Breaks Silence On President Ruto's PS Appointments, Gives Sarcastic Opinion
As they await approval by the national assembly, Principal Secretaries to various state departments, the Kenya Kwanza government has received criticism especially president William Ruto for being tribal in his appointment. However, one of the opposition chiefs under Azimio has today broken silence and given his view of the appointments.
Homa Bay Town Member of Parliament Peter Kaluma, took on his Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino after the latter accused the Orange Democratic Movement party of betrayal. Babu has lost his cool after the political outfit resorted to picking nominated Member of Parliament. John Mbadi for the chairmanship of the PAC in parliament Rubbishing Babu's demands, Kaluma stated that the Embakasi East legislator was done a favour after being allowed to vie on Orange Democratic Movement ticket twice.
Nandi Senator, Samson Cherargei has attracted an online outburst in Twitter over his post on the ongoing CS vetting in parliament. The senator has downplayed the process underway in the parliament. According to him, the ongoing process is just a matter of procedure and that all the CS Nominees of President William Ruto will be approved by PAC.
Following his appointment as the chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, John Mbadi, the chairman of the ODM party and a candidate for the House of Representatives, has made a statement. John Mbadi has written to the Azimio team to thank them for giving him this responsibility and to let them know that it is now his turn to help the Kenyan people.