KATIBA CORNER

Can the BBI Bill provisions about 70 constituencies be unconstitutional?

If the IEBC cannot do the boundary delimitation in time for the election, then it should be put off until after August 2022.

In Summary

• This 70-seat exercise is obviously more of a political exercise, and one related to 2022. If that were not the case, it could all have been left to the exercise to be conducted by the IEBC after the next election.

•  Many issues that should worry Kenyans are not really of concern to politicians. They don’t care how many MPs we have, or apparently whether it really makes sense to allocate 35 per cent of national revenue to the counties.

This article is mainly structured round three important propositions.

Laws can be unconstitutional..

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