President to return contensious Media Bill to parliament
13 November 2013, 19:22
Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta will not ascent to the controversial Media Bill and will return it to parliament for amendments according to State House spokesman Manoah Esipisu as reported by the Daily Nation.
The president had previously hinted unoficially that he would not ascent to the Bill, saying that there are some aspects of the Bill that needed some changes and the statement from Esipisu further cements the belief that he will not do so.
According to the Nation, the President has not officially received the Bill but has informally discussed its contents with his legal and media advisers, Esipisu said Wednesday in a media briefing.
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