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29 January 2020

Kenya Government Gazette dated 2020-01-29 number 19

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      THE KENYA GAZETTE
                     Published by Authority of the Republic of Kenya
                                    (Registered as a Newspaper at the G.P.O.)


Vol. CXXII—No. 19               NAIROBI, 29th January, 2020                                       Price Sh. 60

                    GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 672
                                      THE CONSTITUTION OF KENYA
                                    THE COUNTY GOVERNMENTS ACT
                                                 (No. 17 of 2012)
                                      THE SENATE STANDING ORDERS
                       REMOVAL FROM OFFICE, BY IMPEACHMENT, OF HON. FERDINAND
                      NDUNG’U WAITITU BABAYAO, THE GOVERNOR OF KIAMBU COUNTY
                       IT IS notified for the information of the general public:
                       THAT pursuant to Article 181 of the Constitution and section 33 of the
                    County Governments Act, 2012, on the 19th December, 2019, the County
                    Assembly of Kiambu approved a motion to remove from office, by
                    impeachment, Hon. Ferdinand Ndung’u Waititu Babayao, the Governor of
                    Kiambu County;
                        And that by letter dated the 20th December, 2019 (Ref:
                    CAK/1/19/10(24) received in the Office of the Speaker of the Senate on
                    the 23rd December, 2019, the Speaker of the County Assembly of Kiambu
                    informed the Speaker of the Senate of the approval of the Motion by the
                    County Assembly and further forwarded to the Speaker of the Senate
                    documents in evidence of the proceedings of the Assembly;
                       And further that pursuant to section 33 of the County Governments
                    Act, 2012 and standing order 75 of the Senate Standing Orders, the
                    Senate, by Resolution, on Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 resolved to
                    investigate the proposed removal from office, by impeachment, of Hon.
                    Ferdinand Ndung’u Waititu Babayao, the Governor of Kiambu County;
                        And that pursuant to Article 181 of the Constitution, section 33 of the
                    County Governments Act, 2012 and standing order 75 of the Senate
                    Standing Orders, on Wednesday, 29th January, 2020, the Senate resolved
                    to remove from office, by impeachment, Hon. Ferdinand Ndung’u Waititu
                    Babayao, the Governor of Kiambu County on the following charges—
                        1. Gross Violation of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010, the County
                    Governments Act, 2012, the Public Finance Management Act, 2012 and
                    the Public Procurement and Disposal Act, 2005;
                       2. Crimes under the National Law; and
                       3. Abuse of Office/Gross Misconduct.
                       Dated the 29th January, 2020.
                                                                    KENNETH LUSAKA,
                                                                       Speaker of the Senate.
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