MPs plot to cut Uhuru's veto powers

Lawmakers unhappy with the President for overturning their bills

In Summary
  • Among the proposed changes is that the President should nominate Cabinet Secretaries from among MPs.
  • MPs also want the First Schedule changed to delist Nairobi as a county and designate it as the Metropolis City of Nairobi.

Unhappy with the way President Uhuru Kenyatta has been rejecting bills approved by the National Assembly, MPs now plan to curtail his powers.

The MPs have drawn up a legislative proposal with ...

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