President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday at State House, Nairobi assembled a pioneers meeting to talk about the County revenue sharing impasse at the Senate.
The gathering, which was gone to by Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Chairman of the Council of Governors Wycliffe Oparanya, settled that relying upon the money related execution of the economy, the Government will, in the following Financial Year (2021/22), attempt to dispense an extra Kshs 50 billion to Counties as a component of endeavors to reinforce devolution.
With this endeavor, the President encouraged Senators to earnestly resolve the revenue sharing impasse at the Senate to keep away from interruption of administration conveyance in the Counties.
The Senate was spoken to at the gathering by Hon Samuel Poghisio (Majority Leader), Hon Irungu Kang’ata (Majority Chief Whip), James Orengo (Minority Leader) and Hon Fatuma Dullo (Deputy Majority Leader)
Likewise present were Senators Hon Beatrice Kwamboka (Nominated) and Johnes Mwashushe Mwaruma (Taita Taveta).