MPs

Regulator warns MPs on risks of public subsidies

Reading Time: 3 minutes Subsidies should be provided only for short-term periods as they distort the market, says Central Bank Governor Dr Patrick Njoroge. […]

New MPs to learn the ropes in two-day orientation session

Reading Time: < 1 minute Newly elected Members of the National Assembly will today convene for a two-day orientation session. National Assembly acting clerk Serah […]

Your vote, their pay: MPs to earn more after election

Reading Time: 4 minutes The next president and his deputy will earn higher salaries under a new scheme announced by the Salaries and Remuneration […]

Lucrative pay fuels cutthroat MP contest

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenyan legislators are among the highest paid in the world, making competition for elective seats stiff. On average, an MP […]

EACC demands 241 candidates be barred from August election

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) yesterday warned the electoral commission against clearing 241 aspirants for the August 9 General […]

Treasury’s headache as MPs punch Sh51b hole in budget

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Treasury has found itself between a rock and a hard place after legislators dug a Sh50.6 billion hole in […]

MPs demand recovery of Sh13m paid to teachers’ lobby

Reading Time: < 1 minute A House committee wants the accounting officer in the State Department of Early Learning and Basic Education to refund Sh13 […]

Refund Sh1.2b allowances, MPs ordered

Reading Time: 3 minutes Members of Parliament will now refund Sh1.2 billion taxpayers’ money they unlawfully awarded themselves in 2018 as house allowance. The Supreme […]

MPs push salaries team to raise pay after polls

Reading Time: 3 minutes Members of Parliament who will be elected in the August 9 polls are set to earn in excess of Sh1 […]

Fears over MPs’ failure to pass crucial budget bills

Reading Time: 3 minutes The fate of this year’s budget statement hangs in the balance after National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi warned that two […]