On wednesday 29th January, the senate had a setaing to decide whether Kiambu Governor Fedinnd Waititu would remain in office or not.
The majority of the senate voted him out.
Barely a day after the impeachment, the judiciary has already dispatched a lawyer to swear in the James Nyoro as the new governor of Kiambu County.
James Nyoro is currently the deputy governor of Kiambu County.
“High Court Judge Onyiego will today, January 30, preside over the swearing-in ceremony of the new Kiambu Governor James Nyoro,” said the Judiciary.
The swearing in ceremony is set to start at 10.00am.
Waititu was impeached on the basis of 3 accounts. 1. Gross misconduct where he was accused of grabbing land belonging to a widow. 2. Violating the constitution. 3. Violating national laws.
The other governor who underwent impeachment by the senate was Martin Wambora from Embu County though he batled the impeachment in court.