Showdown over referendum as proposals split MPs
SEE ALSO :‘Why Raila must be President’The MPs also proposed the scrapping of the Senate and appointment of ministers from among elected lawmakers. “What we want is to see the wage bill of the country go down, and it must start from the top,” said Mr Murunga. The MPs said they would also propose the reduction of members of county assemblies to only four per constituency and, subsequently, those with at least a diploma to be picked by governors as county executive committee members. “The position of CECs should be done away with and MCAs appointed. These are the things we will be looking at and once the Bill is ready and passed by Parliament, it will go to the county assemblies,” said Mr Savula. Savula claimed the constitutional review process had been hijacked by activists.