News

- Launching Caucus47 on the 3rd of December 2014
- Visiting Kenyatta Hospital on the 1st December 2014

Our Roles

We serve the three roles of an Mp like other MPs. We deliberate on national issues, the budget and make law; we play the oversight role and we represent our Counties in the National Assembly.
We are the only County Representatives in the National Assembly thus our title of County Women MPs to take on board our country representation and the affirmative action special women seat. As per common parlance we are indeed Mama Counties.

Caucus47

The Constitution of Kenya provides that Kenya’s National Assembly comprise of, amongst others, “forty-seven women, each elected by the registered voters of the counties, each county constituting a single member constituency”.

These county women representatives, as we have come to be known, are the pioneer group of the affirmative action seat established by Article 97 (1) (b) of the Constitution of Kenya to increase the number of women in Parliament in line with the gender representation principle in the Constitution, which requires that members of the same gender should not exceed more than two thirds in appointive and elective seats. Read More…

Caucus47 Committee Members

Hon. Priscilla Nyokabi Kanyua Hon. Mishi Juma K. Mboko Mombasa County Hon. Mary Seneta, MP Kajiado County Member of Parliament
Hon. Priscilla Nyokabi – Nyeri County – Chairperson Hon. Mishi Juma, Mombasa County – Vice Chair Hon. Mary Seneta, Kajiado County -Secretary
HON. SHUKRAN HUSSEIN GURE (BSN, PHN, MP) Hon. Rose Ogendo Nyamunga - Kisumu County MP Hon. Janet Nangabo Wanyama
Hon. Shukran Gure, Garissa County – V/Secretary Hon. Rose Nyamunga, Kisumu County – Treasurer Hon. Janet Nangabo, Trans Nzoia County – V/Treasurer
Hon. Denitta Ghati Migori County – C Member Hon. Denitta Ghati Migori County – C Member HON.MAISON LESHOOMO HON CECILIA CHELANGAT NGETICH BOMET COUNTY MP
Hon. Denitta Ghati Migori County – C/Member Hon. Maison Leshomo,
Samburu County – Whip
Hon. Cecilia Ngetich, Bomet County – C/Member