Kitui Governor Charity Kaluki Ngilu has slammed the county assembly speaker hon Jorge Ndotto for being an impediment in the fight against Covid 19.
Speaking when she issued free face masks, sanitizers and washing tanks to MCAs, the Governor Said, the speaker have failed to reconvene the assembly to pass crucial bills and adoption of county public service board.
The government had called for each counties to hire over five thousand health service providers in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
The speaker is said to have refused to reconvene the house because the national government has issued restrictions orders barring people from gathering.
Ngilu called for the speaker to come out and join the fight against corona pandemic, she was speaking after she received 50 tanks, 120 spraying pumps and 3000pcs of bar soap from UNICEF which have been given to MCAs to distribute to the people of across the county the in fight against Covid 19.
This is in addition to other 200 tanks that the Governor received last week,In addition, Governor Ngilu gave 500 pcs of masks to each MCA to take to their respective wards.
The Governor was accompanied by Majority leader Peter Mwikya, Minority leader Alex Nganga among other Members of the County Assembly