Gladys Wanga

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Gladys Atieno Nyasuna

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Gladys Wanga

Gladys grew up in a political family. Her father the late John Nyasuna, was a councillor and chairperson of Kisumu County Council. Gladys emulated him and developed interest in politics at an early age. In 2003, when at Kenyatta University she became the first female to be elected as the Secretary General of the Student’s Union. After University she remained active in politics and engaged in ODM party politics while still working in LVCT Health. In her term of service, she seeks empowerment of women and youth and education for the girl child. In parliament, Gladys spearheaded the formation of the Information and Public Communication committee.

Responsibilities as Member of the National Assembly

  • Representation – Acts on your behalf on issues of concern to you & the nation.
  • Oversight – Controls budget, oversees the presidency, ministries and parastatals plus appointments.
  • Legislation – Develops or contributes to law making.
  • NG-CDF – Runs the Constituency Development Fund.

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