Joint Meeting Between Kamba and Meru MPs Strengthens GEMA Community for Collective Advocacy
Date: 7 DEC, 2023
In a significant initiative to address shared concerns and amplify their collective voice on pertinent issues, a crucial meeting united Members of Parliament from the Kamba and Meru communities. Notably, Hon. Dr. Makali Mulu, MP for Kitui Central, played a key role in spearheading this transformative effort.
The primary focus of the discussion was to reinvigorate the socio-political landscape of the Greater Eastern region by reviving the GEMA community—Gikuyu, Embu, Meru, and now integrating the Kamba community. This strategic move aims to champion and address critical matters affecting the diverse communities within these regions.
During the meeting, Hon. Makali Mulu delivered an impassioned address, emphasizing the imperative need for unity within the communities. His words underscored the essence of cohesion in collectively tackling shared challenges, setting a positive tone for collaborative action.
Post-gathering, Hon. Makali Mulu expressed gratitude on his official Twitter account, extending appreciation to their Meru counterparts. He stated, “Thanks to our Meru brothers and sisters for today’s meeting. A journey of a thousand miles starts with a first step. We shall walk together.” This public acknowledgment reflects the spirit of partnership and shared commitment.
This gathering marks a promising start to a collaborative effort among Kamba and Meru MPs, showcasing a steadfast commitment to forge ahead together in advocating for the common interests and welfare of their communities within the broader GEMA community.