Homa Bay Women Rep. Hon. Gladys Wanga becomes the first woman in the Kenyan Parliament history to chair the Finance and National Planning Committee.This is a win for women leaders of this country.
Accepting her election she said,” Deeply humbled on my election as the Chair of the Finance and Planning Committee this morning. Will endeavour to serve the Nation diligently in this new responsibility. I thank HE Uhuru Kenyatta for his magnanimity and my party leader @RailaOdinga for his faith in me. A big win for women’s leadership as this is the first time in the history of the Kenyan Parliament that a woman chairs the Finance and National Planning Committee.”