West Pokot Senator Samuel Poghisio has been endorsed as the new Senate Majority leader.
Senator Poghisio will be deputised by Senator Fatuma Dullo following Jubilee’s Senate Parliamentary Group meeting at State House.
The meeting is said to have been attended by 20 Senators with those allied to Deputy President William Ruto snubbing it.
According to the new party change the Senate Majority Whip will be Irungu Kang’ata with his Deputy being Senator Haji Farhiya Ali.
President Uhuru Kenyatta, who chaired the meeting, congratulated the new Jubilee Coalition Senate leaders and assured them of his support.
“The President who is also the Party Leader of the Jubilee Coalition said he looks forward to working closely with the new Senate Leadership in delivering services to Kenyans,” State House has said.
More to follow..