Six Kisumu MCAs fined, suspended from House sittings over assembly chaos


Kisumu County Assembly has taken disciplinary action against six MCAs over violent chaos witnessed  on September 10 this year during election of acting Speaker Elisha Oraro.

Several MCAs engaged in a fist fight destroying various material in the assembly and assaulting the a sergeant-at-arms.

Other MCAs including Habil Nyasuna of Masogo Nyangima Ward, Gard Olima of Central Nyakach, Roy Sano of Kajulu Ward and Jackton Ogendo of Nyalenda A were also suspended for three sittings and committee sessions.

The committee also agreed that Silas Kapesa, a sergeant-at-arms who was filmed being assaulted by Market Milimani MCA Seth Kanga be awarded Kshs 60,000.