National Assembly

All Sovereign power belongs to the people of Kenya and shall be exercised only in accordance with this Constitution

Article 1 (i), Constitution of Kenya, 2010

This week’s SMS question:

Do the recent changes in Parliamentary leadership affect its effectiveness and independence?

“Yes, it can positively impact on the service delivery by reduction of political differences or negatively affect the Wanjiku like the 8% fuel tax imposed by the President. ”

1 week, 6 days ago

“Absolutely....The new parliamentary changes are a Creation of the Executive. This has greatly compromised the Independence of public institutions. The cardinal duty of parliament of OVERSIGHTING Govt is equally compromised. Kenya is operating without a viable opposition party. N.A & Senate will now be 'Yes-institutions' who can't question any bad govt agenda. JOE NYANGERI”

1 week, 6 days ago

“Parliament has not been effective nor Independent with Parliamentarians having been and continuing to be the mouth pieces of/ gate keepers for their tin pot gods. ”

1 week, 6 days ago


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