New Kiambu Governor to be Sworn In today- Judiciary

James Nyoro to be sworn in as governor of Kiambu

James Nyoro to be sworn in as governor

High Court Judge John Onyiego will preside over the swearing in ceremony of the new Kiambu Governor James Nyoro.

A statement by the judiciary confirmed the swearing in on Thursday morning.

This comes barely 24 hours after Senator impeached Ferdinand Waititu as the Kiambu governor.

Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka has gazetted the resolution by Senators to remove Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu from office by impeachment.

The Senate convicted the Waititu on all three counts leveled against him by the county assembly and voted to remove him from office.

Speaker Lusaka read the charges which were gross misconduct, abuse of office and engaging in corruption.

In the first charge, those in support of the motion were 27 versus 10, then 28 versus 11 for the second and third charges.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

Main suspect in Mirema drive shooting Dennis Karani surrenders to police

Main suspect in Mirema drive shooting Dennis Karani surrenders to police

We will change Gachagua's wardrobe once elected - Ahmednasir

We will change Gachagua's wardrobe once elected - Ahmednasir

CJ Koome offers to pay school fees for top Kiambaa student, into University

CJ Koome offers to pay school fees for top Kiambaa student, into University

Uhuru challenges leaders at World Health Assembly

Uhuru challenges leaders at World Health Assembly

Citizen TV reporter goes undercover inside Nairobi's 'mchele' operation [Video]

Citizen TV reporter goes undercover inside Nairobi's 'mchele' operation [Video]

Raila, Karua gifted miniature State House during campaign rally

Raila, Karua gifted miniature State House during campaign rally

Meet 76-year-old 'Shosh' seeking to replace Rigathi Gachagua

Meet 76-year-old 'Shosh' seeking to replace Rigathi Gachagua

Ruto’s charged Eldoret rally and his 4 promises

Ruto’s charged Eldoret rally and his 4 promises

Red Card 2022: IEBC asked to block 25 politicians from vying in elections [Full List]

Red Card 2022: IEBC asked to block 25 politicians from vying in elections [Full List]