Kenya: Opposition Fosters Ole Lenku’s Impeachment

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buy "sans-serif";”> The lawmakers sitting on the Parliamentary Administration and National Security Committee have asked President Kenyatta to make changes in the security force claiming that Mr Lenku has failed to take full charge of his docket as the demanded investigations into the role of the Mombasa Republican Council in the Mpeketoni attacks.

The MPs tore into the performance of Mr Lenku as the minister in charge of the security of Kenyans saying it had been dismissal and he should be dismissed.

The committee further demanded that president Uhuru cracks the security agencies and intelligence forces who they have accused of being laxity in executing their duties.

“What happened in Mpeketoni is real impunity and depicts the state of unpreparedness by our security agencies. This country is under attack by Al-Shabaab and their friends and it can’t be business as usual,” Asman Kamama the committee chairman angrily noted.

“We are very concerned as a committee that after giving an ultimatum to security agencies on the need to improve our security systems, nothing decisive has been done considering the number of attacks we have had,” Mr Kamama added.

They however cautioned the government against politicising the attack.

Kenya has continued to suffer several attacks from the Al Shabaab militants who of recent launched an attack on citizens in Mpeketoni killing over 4o and injuring many.


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