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former Anglican Church of Kenya head Eliud Wabukala who has been appointed to chair the EACC/FILE PHOTO
BY REPORTER,NAIROBI,11TH JAN,2017-National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has recalled MPs for a special sitting to debate nominees to the ethics and electoral commissions.
Mr Muturi has scheduled the sitting on Tuesday, January 17, morning and afternoon following a request by Majority Leader Aden Duale.
Lawmakers are expected to debate the suitability of eight nominees to head the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) and the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).
The nominees include former Anglican Church of Kenya head Eliud Wabukala who has been appointed to chair the EACC and advocate Wafula Chebukati, who has been nominated to head the IEBC.
Others are IEBC commissioner nominees Consolata Maina, Boya Molu, Roselyne Akombe, Paul Kurgat, Margaret Mwachanya and Abdi Guliye.
Mr Wabukala, Mr Chebukati, Ms Maina, Mr Molu and Dr Akombe have already been vetted by the National Assembly’s Justice and Legal Affairs Committee.