Members of County Assembly (MCAs) on Sunday thrashed Senators 5-0 in a football match in Kisumu at the Fourth Annual Legislative Summit for County Assemblies.
The friendly match between the MCAs team, Young Legislators FC, and the Senators’ Handshake FC was held at Moi Stadium.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to preside over the official opening of the three-day summit on Monday at The Grand Royal Swiss Hotel.
Opposition leader Raila Odinga is set to address the summit on Tuesday while Deputy President William Ruto will preside over the closing ceremony on Wednesday.
Over 4,000 delegates including county assembly speakers, senators and ward representatives are expected to attend the event.
This year’s theme will be accelerating devolution; assessing the progress and addressing the gaps in policy and legislation
This will be the first time the event is being held outside Mombasa following a decision to rotate the venue in the spirit of devolution.