the then Nzamba Kitonga led Committee of Experts was appointed, Finance
Minister Uhuru Kenyatta refused to release money to them to set up an
They started working from a private office and did so for more
than six without even a salary. It was only when he sensed that Kenyans
were firmly behind the experts that he changed tact by releasing some
money but instructing the central provine representative in the
committee to boycot its sittings.
When sensed that the committee went on
with its work undeterred, he clung on the purse strips, refused with
money for civic education and refferendum. I think Isaac Ruto remembers
how the words "National security" were inserted into the doc. at the
He must surely remember how the finance minister Uhuru
Kenyattaa frustrated the drawing the public finance bill untill we ended
with an Act that gives full control of devolution money to the central
govt. Why does Ruto think Ann Waiguru has such a huge budget? why is she
placed in the op? Come on Ruto!
Dont tell us you were not aware that
Uhuru had these impressive reform credentials! In case u were asleep as u
claim, then wakeup and smell the coffee. Devolution died on 4/3/2013.
What stands on its grave is a cross engraved with the ugly words,
Ministry of Devolution. R.I.P DEVOLUTION.