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Six in race for National Assembly Speaker - Daily Nation

Mr Justin Muturi and Mr Ken Lusaka are the front runners for the National Assembly and Senate speakers respectively. FILE PHOTOS | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. According to National Assembly Clerk Michael Sialai, 23 applicants had shown interest for ...and more »

Why Senate Speaker Ekwe Ethuro had to go - The Standard

Former Senate Speaker Ekwee Ethuro arrives in Parliament on Thursday. He was replaced with former Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka. [Boniface Okendo,Standard]. In summary. Jubilee Party questioned his loyalty; Viewed as not offering aggressive ...and more »

Ken Lusaka lands top Senate post, calls for unity - Daily Nation

Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka takes the oath of office at Parliament in Nairobi on August 31, 2017. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO | NATION. In Summary. As Mr Lusaka rejoiced, a cloud hung over the Jubilee Party's deal to have Tharaka-Nithi Senator Kithure Kindiki ...and more »

Former Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka elected Senate Speaker - The Standard

Former Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka has been elected Speaker of the Senate after garnering 42 votes againts his closest challenger, NASA's Farah Maalim, who got 25 votes. Returning Officer Clerk Jeremiah Nyegenye, declared Kenneth Magelo Lusaka the ...and more »

Bungoma celebrates after Lusaka elected Senate Speaker - Daily Nation

Celebrations in Bungoma Town on August 31, 2017 after former Governor Ken Lusaka was elected Senate Speaker. Residents said they were happy with his win. PHOTO | TITUS OTEBA | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. Hundreds of residents took to the streets to ...and more »

Kenneth Lusaka elected Senate Speaker - Daily Nation

The vote went into the second round after none of the six candidates garnered the mandatory two-thirds of the total vote, 45 out of 67, required to be declared winner. In the first round, Mr Lusaka garnered 40 votes as Mr Maalim managed 23. Earlier, Mr ...and more »

Jubilee wins Speakers seats in show of might - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

New Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka takes the oath of office at Parliament buildings in Nairobi on August 31, 2017. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO | NMG. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Whatsapp Messenger. The 2022 succession politics took shape on Wednesday after ...and more »

Ken Lusaka sworn in as Senate Speaker after easy victory - Nairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog)

Former Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka has been sworn in as Speaker of the Senate after a surprising easy victory. Mr Lusaka easily beat the outgoing speaker Ekwee Ethuro and others to become the second Senate Speaker since the return of the bicameral ...and more »

Your say: Kenneth Lusaka elected new speaker of the Senate - The Standard

Kipchumba Murkomen: I congratulate Rtd Hon Kenneth Lusaka, the second speaker of the Senate. Welcome to Senate, Mr Speaker Sir. Fadhil Gooner?: Farah Maalim was the best suited for the position of the Speaker of the Senate but Jubilee Party's tyranny ...and more »

Integrity questions hangs on Ken Lusaka after being elected senate speaker - The Standard

Kenneth Lusaka was elected as the new Speaker of the Senate during the swearing in of the newly elected MPs; Integrity questions have raised after the former Bungoma Governor purchased 10 wheelbarrows at the cost of Sh1 million each that instead of in ...and more »