Cord, Jubilee House committees row continues
07 May 2013, 07:48
Nairobi - The Standard reports rival coalition leaders in Parliament exchanged harsh words on Monday as the rift over the stewardship of watchdog committees widened.
The latest bout of accusations was sparked by a claim that MPs allied to CORD who sat in the last Parliament plotted an amendment of Standing Orders in January in the mistaken belief that their presidential candidate would win the election.
A senior leader in the House said the alleged plan would have seen CORD to form government and lock out the opposition from all the committees, including watchdog teams they are now laying claim to.
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