, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 17 – Isiolo North MP Joseph Samal on Tuesday afternoon collapsed in Parliament and had to be rushed to hospital.
The first-time lawmaker was relaxing in company of his colleagues at the MPs’ lounge waiting for the commencement of the afternoon’s Special Sitting.
He was rushed to hospital by a St John’s Ambulance.
MPs have been recalled from their recess to consider the nominations of Retired Anglican Church of Kenya Archbishop Eliud Wabukala and Wafula Chebukati as the chairpersons of Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission respectively.
The MPs are also to consider the names of six persons proposed for the positions of the IEBC Commissioners.