MCAs Pass Motion to Rename Mbagathi Way To Raila Odinga Road
Nairobi City County Assembly has today passed a motion to renaming Mbagathi Way Raila Odinga Road.
The motion which was sponsored by Makongeni MCA Peter Imwatok, describes Raila as a statesman and a man who championed for better infrastructure in the country hence the honours.
Members who attended the plenary session passed the motion unanimously
“More than 65 MCAs appeared on line to appreciate and support this motion…I will remind you so many times that he is a great man…Mbagathi Way is just 2km this is the best we could do as per now ..the committee of implementation and entire executive should now proceed quickly and rename it the way we have passed it,” Imwatok said.
“This man has sacrificed a lot for this country we are late honouring him hon Speaker…I rise to support it totally,” Hon Doris Kanario told the house.
“The contribution is very important for generation to come, talk about improving infrastructure, talk about the southern bypass, this is a great a man,” she further stated
“Renaming Mbagathi to Raila Odinga is a great honour to him..I support it fully,” Clarence Munga of Kabiro Ward said.
“He is the one who initiated that road and the other regime did not honour him..the motion is timely and we thank members for supporting it fully,” Herman Azangu of Land Mawe stated.
The motion now awaits implementation by County Executive.
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By Allan Otieno