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Duale retains Majority Leader post as Uhuru purge reaches National Assembly

By Evans Maritim
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
Aden Duale

Garissa Township MP Aden Duale on Tuesday retained his Majority Leader position in the National Assembly after Jubilee Party resolved to change leadership in the House.

Ben Washiali was kicked out as Majority Whip and his slot given to Navakholo MP Emanuel Wangwe.

Nominated MP Cecily Mbarire was replaced by Maoka Maore as Deputy Majority Whip.

"The meeting was attended by Deputy President Dr William Ruto who is also the Jubilee Coalition's Deputy Party Leader, Party Secretary General Raphael Tuju and a total of 212 Members of Parliament," Kanze Dena, State House Spokesperson said in a statement.

Justin B Muturi to continue serving as the Speaker of the National Assembly, Moses Cheboi to continue serving as the Deputy Speaker, and Jimmy Angwenyi to continue serving as the Deputy Majority Leader.

"Further, the Party Leader appointed Hon Amos Kimunya to serve as the Secretary of the Jubilee Coalition Joint Parliamentary Group," she said.

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