Car Grants Row: SRC defends its move to approve a 4.5 billion shilling car grant for MCAs
The salaries and remuneration commission has defended its move to approve a 4.5 billion shilling car grant for members of the county assembly. SRC chairperson Lynn Mengich says the review was not based on a political directive. the approval came less than two weeks after President Uhuru Kenyatta assured members of the county assemblies they would each get a 2 million shilling car grant. our senior reporter Rita Tinina tells us what the grant is about and why MCAs will not be paying back the money.