Kiambu residents are an agitated lot after their newly elected Woman Representative, Gathoni wa Muchomba refused to take a pay cut as recommended by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC).
The former Kameme Fm presenter was heavily criticized by Kenyans for not taking a pay cut yet she was yet to be sworn in.
Kiambu residents are now seeking to recall Ms Muchomba.
— Minor Njengour★ (@Ivisu_) August 24, 2017
— Steve (@NjengaStevoh) August 24, 2017
Many also took to twitter to express their disappointment in the woman representative, saying that she has barely been the office and already asking for a pay rise.
Gathoni wa Muchomba has been in office for 2min and already wants more money ??? disappointing coming from her, poor Kiambu people #MPsPay
— Mary Mwangi (@itsnjerimwangi) August 24, 2017
However, during another interview in Citizen TV she said that there was a lot of Hullabaloo on what she might have said but accepted to accept what the Salary and remuneration commission will table for them.
— Citizen TV Kenya (@citizentvkenya) August 24, 2017
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday swore not sign to law ‘Mps greed.’
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