Margaret Kamar

Parties & Coalitions

Full name

Margaret Jepkoech Kamar

Born

28th April 1959

Post

Parliament Buildings
Parliament Rd.
P.O Box 41842 – 00100
Nairobi, Kenya

Email

margaretkamar@yahoo.com

Email

mjkamar@yahoo.com

Telephone

722517966

Prof. Margaret Kamar

Deputy Speaker of the Senate

All parliamentary appearances

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  • 3 Jun 2021 in Senate: Thank you, Mr. Speaker, Sir. I will take the five minutes and not more. First, I support the Report from the Committee that Nakuru becomes the City of Nakuru. I thank the Committee for a thorough job and working very fast. view
  • 3 Jun 2021 in Senate: This has been delayed because Nakuru should have been a city long before the 2019 application. For some of us who knew Nakuru from when we were young, we attended almost every Agricultural Society of Kenya (ASK) Show while in high school and even when we were employed. We knew Nakuru as a city that was second to Nairobi City. I come from Rift Valley and Nakuru Town was our headquarters. It is what brings together North and South Rift. Our Provisional Commissioner (PC) administered from Nakuru Town. Nakuru has had a big name without being called a city. I ... view
  • 3 Jun 2021 in Senate: Congratulations to Nakuru. We look forward to other counties coming forward. I join Sen. Murkomen in challenging other governors to come forward. Mine should be the first one because we have already named ourselves the County of Champions. view
  • 3 Jun 2021 in Senate: The electronic version of the Senate Hansard Report is for information purposesonly. A certified version of this Report can be obtained from the Hansard Editor, Senate. view
  • 3 Jun 2021 in Senate: With those remarks, I support the Report of the Committee. view
  • 11 May 2021 in Senate: Mr. Speaker, Sir, I vote yes. view
  • 6 May 2021 in Senate: Thank you, Mr. Speaker, Sir, for giving me the opportunity to contribute to this amendment of the first amendment of the Constitution. It has taken us about eight years before we did the amendment. This is a long time compared to what other countries have done. We know that the United States (US), in the first year, did six amendments and there is nothing wrong with amendments. The electronic version of the Senate Hansard Report is for information purposesonly. A certified version of this Report can be obtained from the Hansard Editor, Senate. view
  • 6 May 2021 in Senate: Mr. Speaker, Sir, I do not want to anticipate your ruling on the issue of Article 257, but it is also possible for this House, when it comes to amendments, to use Article 256 to correct Article 257 at any other time. The beauty of amendments according to this Constitution is that they can be introduced at any time. They can be introduced by anybody and should not be limited. Even as we discuss these amendments, my feeling is that we should not try to overload it. We should deal with it as it is because we have opportunities to ... view
  • 6 May 2021 in Senate: I remember an articulation of that in the House by my friend, the late Sen. Mutula Kilonzo Snr., who explained to us that for the pain people are going through, we should not change some of the clauses for our own sake. We had some changes that caused a lot of damage when the Constitution went to Naivasha. view
  • 6 May 2021 in Senate: For devolution to serve the intentions that were raised at the Bomas of Kenya, we were pushing for a 50-50 division of revenue of this country between the national The electronic version of the Senate Hansard Report is for information purposesonly. A certified version of this Report can be obtained from the Hansard Editor, Senate. view