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Why Senate Speaker Ekwe Ethuro had to go - The Standard

Jubilee Party's withdrawal of support for Ekwee Ethuro in the race for Senate speaker did not come as a surprise. At a Jubilee Parliamentary Group meeting at State House Nairobi on Wednesday, President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto whipped ...and more »

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 after meeting the requirements for the elections due Thursday, when the two Houses of Parliament will be meeting for the first time ...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 »

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

Integrity questions have chipped into the conversation surrounding the elections of Ken Lusaka as the speaker of the Senate relation to the corruption allegations leveled against when he was the Governor for Bungoma County. President Uhuru yesterday ...and more »

Kenneth Lusaka elected Senate Speaker - Daily Nation

Former Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka has been elected the second Senate speaker in a vote that went to Round Two. Mr Lusaka, with the backing of Jubilee Party senators, the majority in the House, got 42 votes out of the 67 that were cast. Former National ...and more »

Jubilee favourite Lusaka elected Senate Speaker - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By DAVIS AYEGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 31 – Former Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka has been elected Speaker of the Senate in the 12th Parliament. Lusaka who was sworn-in immediately after being declared winner by the Clerk of the Senate, Jeremiah Nyegenye ...and more »

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

Former Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka on Thursday landed the Senate Speaker's position and promised to jealously protect devolution. He called for national unity after he was voted in. As Mr Lusaka rejoiced, a cloud hung over the Jubilee Party's deal to ...and more »

NASA's attempt to block Uhuru's choice of Senate speaker fails - TUKO.CO.KE

NASA senators' attempt to block former Bungoma governor Ken Lusaka's race for the Senate Speaker seat has failed. - The Senators led by James Orengo claimed he did not qualify since he had integrity issues. - Jubilee MPs had agreed to vote for the ...and more »

Uhuru's choice for senate speaker explains how he will deal with his political enemy, Moses Wetangula - TUKO.CO.KE

Former Bungoma governor Ken Lusaka has spoken after President Uhuru Kenyatta endorsed him for the senate speaker position. - In an interview with a local TV station, Lusaka said people should now come to terms with him as the new senate speaker ...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 »