President did the right thing to put legislators in their place

Members of Parliament debate the two-thirds gender rule bill on November 21, 2018. Kenyans are disenchanted with Parliament. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • If they go along with amendments that are elitist and insensitive to the feelings of the poor, this becomes sheer hypocrisy.
  • Kenyans shudder at the thought of legislators playing a role in the selection of the future head of government.

I’ve always told my friends that in my next life, I would like to be a legislator.

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