In Summary
  • In the National Assembly, ODM Chairman John Mbadi will lead the opposition troops as the Minority Leader.
  • Mr Mbadi, who is also the Suba South MP will be deputised by ANC Ayub Savula.

The National Super Alliance (Nasa) has finally settled on individuals that will occupy House leadership position as Parliament starts its official business Wednesday.

The Nation has learnt that Bungoma Senator and Nasa co-principal Moses Wetang’ula on Tuesday held a meeting with some opposition MPs at his office around 1pm where they were informed of the final list.

In the Senate, Mr Wetang’ula will retain his position as the Minority Leader and he will be deputised by Siaya Senator James Orengo.

Senate Whip position will be occupied by Makueni Senator Mutula Kilonzo Jnr who will be deputised by Petronila Were, an ANC nominated senator.

MINORITY LEADER

In the National Assembly, ODM Chairman John Mbadi will lead the opposition troops as the Minority Leader, taking over from Wiper’s Francis Nyenze of Kitui West who led the opposition in the 11th Parliament.

Mr Mbadi, who is also the Suba South MP will be deputised by ANC Ayub Savula.

National Assembly Chief Whip position will go to Robert Mbui (Kathiani) of Wiper and will be deputised by Kiminini MP Chris Wamalwa of Ford Kenya.

Mr Wetang’ula is expected to write to the Speaker of National Assembly Justin Muturi and his Senate counterpart Kenneth Lusaka on Wednesday morning about the names.

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