Machakos County Commissioner Abdullahi Galgalo has challenged Machakos MCA’s and Governor Mutua to sort out their differences and work together. Galgalo was speaking in Kenyatta stadium in Machakos at the celebrations to mark Jamhuri day. He also urged the two institutions to follow the example of Raila and President Uhuru and unite. “hi watu kidogo mbona wanatusumbua, tunataka kuwaambia wafuate mfano wa Uhuru Kenyatta na Raila odinga. ” Galgallo added.
The County speaker Florence Mwangangi urged leaders to shun corruption. She also took a swipe at some of the leaders in Machakos for skipping an important event like Jamhuri day celebrations. Very few locals attended the event as well in the County headquarters.
Majority leader Mark Muendo noted that corruption was now being devolved to county Governments. He called on the relevant officials to help fight corruption noting the assembly was doing all they can to phase out corruption in Machakos County. Machakos MP Victor Munyaka and County Women representative Kamene Kasimbi also attended the event.