Few months ago kiambu people elected governor Wamatangi under UDA political party who is the current Kiambu boss. Wamatangi is well known through his tough stands which cannot be moved by anyone without fear of implications. He was the former Kiambu senator and he retired in 2022.
Early today, Members of the Kiambu county assembly held a press briefing to address an escalating disagreement between the county assembly and governor Kimani Wamatangi. As revealed by the Members o the County Assembly, governor Wamatangi has chosen to distribute county bursaries to needy students through the his own foundation called 'Wamatangi foundation'.
The Kenya Kwanza government under the leadership of president William Ruto and his Deputy president Rigathi Gachagua is facing tough times. Well the August polls are backfiring and seems like winning behind the back door was not good idea. President William Ruto and his Deputy president Rigathi Gachagua are facing too much resistance from Kenyans and many are doubting if they will finish the five years.
There was drama this morning at the Kiambu County Assembly, after all MCA's camped outside in protest. According to sources the irate MCA's decried how the current governor was treating them, they went further to say he is boastful and never akes time to even here their pleas.
Photo; Members of Kiambu County Assembly ( MCAs ) In an Earlier Protest Outside the Governor's Office. Unexpectedly yesterday and earlier today, a groups Kiambu County Assembly Members stormed governor Kimani Wamatangi's offices protesting against his style of managing county affairs especially the ward development fund.
Water, irrigation and sanitation cabinet secretary Alice Wahome has today paid a courtesy call to Kiambu governor Kimani Wamatangi at his Governor's office in Kiambu. The cabinet secretary was warmly welcomed by Governor Wamatangi, his deputy and other senior county government officials upon arrival at the Governor's office.
Governor wamatangi. The members of county assembly have in the recent past become fearsome with most Governors being threatened with impeachment while others have already been impeached only to be rescued by the senate and the courts. Kiambu governor kimani Wamatangi is the most recent county boss to have had an issue with his MCAs who are very instrumental in passing various legislations to enable him execute his Mandate.
Hon. Kimani Wamatangi is the current governor of Kiambu county. He was elected to office under UDA party ticket and he is serving as the fourth governor of this county. He has previously served as Kiambu Senator for ten years, having been elected in 2013 and re-elected in August 2017.
This morning Kiambu MCA's have stormed Governor Wamatangi's office with anger but in peace for what they are saying it's over bursary rows. Wamatangi is the new governor for Kiambu County under the government of H.E William Ruto. Photo: A screenshot from a video of MCA's inside Wamatangi's office
Kiambu county governor Kimani Wamatangi in a past event. Photo/Courtesy. Kiambu county governor Kimani Wamatangi, has explained what caused a Rift between him and the Kiambu members of the county assembly, a situation that made the lawmakers to threaten him with impeachment. In an exclusive interview with a local Television channel Citizen TV, the first time governor explained that they just had a small misunderstanding on the procedures especially on how the bursary should be disbursed to the wards through these members.
As Johnson Sakaja's problems worsen after only a few months in office, several Mount Kenya leaders have vowed to start the impeachment process for the Nairobi governor. The first Nairobi governor has been having cold war with the second in command, the Deputy President Hon. Rigathi Gachagua.
Governor Wamatangi Meets Kiambu MCAs After They Threatened to Impeach Him, Sends Them a Bold Message
Kiambu Governor Kimani Wamatangi on Tuesday met with the members of the county assembly a day after a section of them threatened outside the county headquarters to kick him out of office. The MCAs were accusing the governor of sidelining them in affairs of the county, further threatening that they were going to impeach him, threats that came few weeks after they criticized his style of leadership.
Bumula Member of Parliament Hon Jack Wamboka threatened to sponsor a Bill in the Parliament to Impeach Deputy President Geoffrey Rigathi Gachagua from Office. His remarks Elicited Mixed Reactions among Mount Kenya MPs associated to Rigathi Gachagua. Led by Nyeri Senator Wamatangi. They asked to try and make a mistake of impeaching Rigathi.
Kiambu county governor Wamatangi is off the hook after MCAs finally reveal what happened after they issued threats of impeachment recently accusing the governor of not listening to them and also complaining of bursary issuance process. According to the reliable source from people daily, the governor and the MCAs have reached into an agreement after a lengthy meeting at the county government headquarters where both parties agreed to work together for the sake of the people of Kiambu.
Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua has dismissed rumours that he is inciting Mount Kenya Leaders against President William Ruto's Administration. Speaking to Francis Gachuri on Inooro TV. Rigathi stated that he has never thought of inciting the Kikuyu Community or even Mount Kenya Leaders against President William Ruto's Administration.
Kiambu Governor, Kimani Wamatangi is in trouble after MCAs fired words at him accusing him of neglecting his duties in the county. The member of the county assembly stormed the governor's office demanding fair distribution of funds. However, they left after the governor failed to address them.
The county assembly members have recently developed a reputation for being intimidating, with most governors facing the threat of impeachment or having already been removed from office by the senate or the courts. The most recent county chief to have a problem with his MCAs, who are crucial to passing various laws to allow him to carry out his mandate, is Kiambu Governor Kimani Wamatangi.
Kiambu county boss has joined the list of governors who might face impeachment by members of county assembly. Early today, Monday the MCAs led a protest outside Wamatangi's office, who was elected under Under United Democratic Alliance.In a video shared by Inooro tv ,the ward representatives could be heard chanting anti-Kimani songs.The county has 60 electoral wards and two thirds MCAs would be required for the motion to pass.
Kiambu Governor has finally reacted to the Cholera outbreak in his county that has seen several residents to be hospitalised. Cases had been reported in Thika, Ruiru and Juja Constituencies all in Kiambu immediately after Christmas whereby two people have so far died Through a statement, Governor Kimani Wamatangi has noted that he has been notified of the cholera outbreak and that his county is doing everything possible to deal with it.
Super Governor of Nairobi is on another hot seat as mt.kenya readers lunch fresh fight and threaten to impeach him Hon Wamatangi has called him to make his house in order, threthening that they can impeach him provided that they have enough evidence. "If he continues disrespecting our leaders,we will impeach him.