Clash between national and county govts with onset of devolution
Saturday March 30 2013
Nairobi county governor Evans Kidero inspects a parade by City Council workers. Photo/FILE Nation Media Group
47 governors were sworn in in ceremonies throughout the country to run the newly created county governments with autonomous executive and legislative arms.
The actual setting up of the county governments is going to force the national government to commit massive resources with adverse effects to the macro economy and consequently the budget deficit and interest and exchange rates.