Kesses Member of Parliament,James Bett,has backed MPs’
demands for higher salaries. He
defended their agitation
for the hike saying they were
preparing for a fresh battle with Serem’s
Speaking in Turbo while attending Hon Elisha Busienei’s homecoming party, Bett blamed the
media for ‘misleading’ citizens
and being disrespectful by
portraying MP’s as greedy.
He faulted the Salaries
and Remuneration Commission
(SRC) for tampering with a salary
structure drawn by MPs in 2003.
While responding to claims that he was not receiveng phone calls from wananchi Bett argued that it would take them sometime to settle down and until then constituents should not bother them with phone calls.
cursing us when we ignore your calls. Give us time to settle .We
are not committing any crime,”