Kiambu MCAs have tabled a motion to impeach their Deputy Governor James Nyoro.
The sponsor of the motion is Weitethie MCA Julius Taki, and 42 MCAs of the 92 signed the motion.
The legislators accused Nyoro of violation of the constitution and the county government act.
He thereafter held a press conference declaring that he was the acting Governor.
“Following the court ruling in respect of the matter before the courts involving Waititu, the DG is reported as having briefed the members of the county executive committee and thereafter held a press conference declaring that he was the acting governor, “reads the motion.
“The provision for acting as a governor is only provided in article 179(5)of the constitution which provides that”When the county governor is absent the deputy county governor shall act as the county governor.”
Nyoro was in September accused of abuse of office after he attempted to reassign duties of the county executive member for finance kigo and appoint the CEC for trade Kangethe to the position