Senator Dulo Terms The Proposed PPP arrangement by Governor Kuti ”Illegal”.
The Isiolo senator Hon Fatuma Dulo has written to the Public Private Partnership Unit under the treasury ministry in protest against a proposed partnership between the Isiolo government and two private organizations to manage the county’s health sector. In the letter the Senator questions the legality of the PPP arrangement and asks the treasury’ s PPP unit to halt the process.
In a statement sent to news rooms yesterday the Senator threatened legal action of what she termed a process undertaken without consultation and following the due process of the law.
In a comprehensive letter by the Senator written to the Treasury and other relevant departments Hon. Dulo writes ”My office also understands that the county executive is bound by the constitutional principles of transparency, accountability, public participation, democratic and accountable governance, the promotion of socio-economic development , and checks and balances when making and implementing public policy decisions such as those relating to healthcare provision”
A statement by the County’s Communication department the administration appeared to have backtracked on the PPP arrangement terming it as a shopping expedition for a better health management system and no agreement no contract was signed between the private organizations and the government.