Thirdway Alliance Party in court seeking to reinstate Punguza Mizigo Bill 2019
SEE ALSO :Nani ampunguzia mzigo Ekuru Aukot?Muriku is also seeking to have County Assembly and its Speaker compelled to reintroduce the Bill for debate and voting within five days of the court’s judgment. The petitioners want to have the County Assembly and the Speaker compelled to conduct public participation on the Bill as per the Constitution and other enabling laws. They also want a declaration that the County Assembly breached the applicant’s constitutional rights and those of other constituents of Kirinyaga County. “We are seeking that the respondents have violated constitutional principles on leadership and good governorship,” stated the petitioners. They pointed out that Article 257 of the Constitution required the County Assembly of Kirinyaga to debate and vote on the Bill within three months of receipt from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. The timeline lapses on October 22, 2019.
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