Monday July 8, 2019- Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has once again faulted President Uhuru Kenyatta for unconstitutionally signing Bills into law.

Murkomen, who doubles up as the Senate Majority Leader, was reacting to Uhuru's recent move to sign into law the Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill, 2019 and the Insurance (Amendment) Bill of 2018 without involving the Senate.

Venting on Twitter, Murkomen accused Uhuru's advisors of misleading him on pertinent Constitutions matters.

"It’s unfortunate that State Law Office and State House advisors have failed in their duty to ensure that laws signed by our boss are Constitutional.”

“These two Bills are Unconstitutional for want of involvement by Senate as per Art.110 of the Constitution. I am going on record for posterity," he said in a tweet.

This is not the first time Murkomen is bashing Uhuru for assenting into law Bills he thought were not properly legislated on.

In May, the outspoken Senator, who is a close ally of Deputy President William Ruto, in a series of tweets, castigated Uhuru after he signed into law Health Laws (Amendment) Bill 2018 passed by the National Assembly without involving the Senate.

He argued the health laws concern counties and therefore were supposed to be considered by the Senate on behalf of the devolved units.

 Senate and National Assembly have been engaging in supremacy battle with senators accusing their counterparts of sidelining them in pertinent legislative roles.



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