NOT AGAIN

'Teargas, broken tables' Elachi chaotic return to City Hall

"Nobody will impose you on us.. you have been rejected before ."

In Summary

• Elachi was last seen in the office last year in September when the MCAs attempted to forcefully remove her from the office.

• According to an MCA who sort anonymity, the ODM MCAs had planned Elachi's return, without involving the House leadership.

Nairobi county assembly speaker Beatrice Elachi./EZEKIEL AMING'A
Nairobi county assembly speaker Beatrice Elachi./EZEKIEL AMING'A

Broken chairs and tables, flower vase falling down and tear gas sweeping the room.

This was the meal served to Speaker Beatrice Elachi who made a come back in the county assembly on Wednesday.

Elachi was brought back to the assembly by a number of city MCAs from the minority side.

 
 

"Nobody will impose you on us.. you have been rejected before by Dagoretti north constituents , we rejected you and you are trying to get a back through the backdoor," Majority leader Abdi Guyo was heard shouting.

Washing their faces with bottled water, some MCA's asked why Elachi was being forced on them.

MCA's clash in assembly./ EZEKIEL AMINGA
MCA's clash in assembly./ EZEKIEL AMINGA

"How can you impose yourselves on us.. we will not allow that ...," one shouted.

In one corner, some women were heard shouting " Achana na mama(leave her alone).

According to an MCA who sort anonymity, the ODM MCAs had planned Elachi's return, without involving the House leadership.

Elachi was last seen in the office last year in September when the MCAs attempted to forcefully remove her from the office.