Isiolo residents walk out of exercise over poor representation

Osman Dima participates during public validation exercise for County Finance Bill 2019 at Isiolo town Catholic church social hall on November 25, 2019. Residents decried lack of enough representation and time to interrogate the document, calling for a fresh exercise. PHOTO |WAWERU WAIRIMU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Residents of Isiolo Sub-County walked out of a public validation exercise for the County Finance Bill 2019 over lack of enough representation and ample time to interrogate the document.
  • About 50 residents drawn from Bulapesa, Wabera, Oldonyiro, Burat and Ngaremara wards in the Sub-County attended the event.
  • Michael Loramat termed the County Assembly’s decision to hold the session in Isiolo town as a scheme to ensure that the document was passed without any resistance.

Residents of Isiolo Sub-County on Monday walked out of a public validation exercise for County Finance Bill 2019 over lack of enough representation and ample time to interrogate the document.

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