Vice-President's role to be agreed upon by parties
08 February 2013, 15:27
Nairobi - It is upon all the presidential candidates and their running mates to agree on the roles of the incoming Vice President, says a committee facilitating the handing over process by President Mwai Kibaki.
The Standard reports the Assumption of the Office of the President Committee recommended that the Deputy President could be assigned the duties currently carried out by Prime Minister Raila Odinga.
According to the chairman of the committee who is also the Head of Public Service and Secretary to the Cabinet Francis Kimemia an idle Deputy President is likely to be the source of conflict since they would not head any ministry.
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