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NASA Coalition Changes Leadership In The Parliamentary Committee.



NASA Coalition Changes Leadership In The Parliamentary Committee.

NASA coalition which seems to be following the foot steps of Jubilee party, in removing the errant members from various positions in the parliamentary committee.

The NASA consist of Raila Odinga’s party, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), Kalonzo Musyoka’s party, Wiper,  Wycliffe Mudavadi’s party, Amani National Congress (ANC) and Ford Kenya party lead by Moses Wetangula.

Today 28th of May 2020, the coalition announced new changes in the leadership of parliamentary committee, where all the members of parliament from the coalition, who decided to dance deputy president William Ruto’s tune, were thrown out.

The following members were affected;

  1. Chris  Wamalwa, Member of parliament for Kiminini was removed as Deputy Minority Whip in the national assembly, and replaced by David Iseli Simiyu, Member of parliament for Tongaren.
  2. Aisha Katana Jumwa, Member of parliament for Malindi removed as a representative of NASA/ODM in the parliamentary service commission, and was replaced by Likoni member of parliament Mishi Mboko.

The following members were also dewhipped from the following parliamentary committees;

  1. Hon. Silvanus Osoro dewhipped from the Agriculture and Livestock committee and committee on implementation.
  2. Hon. Nakara John Lodepe de-whipped from  from the defense and foreign relations committee.
  3. Hon. Wambialinga Catherine de-whipped from three committees, labor and social welfare, education and research selection.
  4. Hon Nicholas Nditi de-whipped from energy and delegated legislation committees.
  5. Hon Aisha Jumwa de-whipped from members service facility committee and also from the parliamentary service commission.
  6. Hon. Mogaka Vincent Kemosi de-whipped from transport, public works and housing and also from the parliamentary powers and privileges committee.
  7. Hon Katana Paul Kaindi de-whipped from public investment committee
  8. Hon. Badi Twalib de-whipped from  budget and appropriation committee.

The changes were announced by Junet Mohammed, the Minority  Chief Whip in the national assembly, who announced that all the above members will not sit in any committee.

And in case any member wants to come back, they have to go through disciplinary action that is going to be laid down by the coalition leadership.

Further more they will not be allowed to attend any parliamentary group meeting.

According to Junet Mohammed the Minority whip announced that the above members are completely isolated and they should not associate themselves with NASA coalition.

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