Mombasa, KENYA: Mombasa County Assembly representatives on Tuesday exchanged blows and forced the speaker Thadius Rajuay to adjourn the proceedings.
This is after allegations that some MCAs Fadhili Mwalimu, Saad Faraj and Swaleh Kibwana destroyed the speaker’s portraits and closed three offices wanting to throw the speaker out of office.
The Majority leader, Minority Leader and the Speakers office were among the closed offices while the Assembly was still on recess.
Today (Tuesday) the assembly was to resume its proceedings after a one month recess.
Mohamed Hatimy a nominated MCA turned to Jabess Oduor Kongowea representative who was up on a point of order and engaged him in a fight,prompting the speaker to order their expulsion out of the house.
Thereafter, Saad Faraj Tononoka MCA rushed and broke the mace forcing the speaker to adjourn the sitting.
The chaos also saw Kadzandani MCA Mohamed Ndanda engage in blows with Mwabashiri Hamisi, another MCA.
It is alleged that most of the MCAs are dissatisfied with how Speaker Rajuay runs the house business
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