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TACKLING CORRUPTION IN KENYA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 696: tabled on 08 February 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House expresses its deep concern at the resignation of Mr John Githongo, Kenya's leading anti-corruption official, and is saddened by the apparent descent of sections of the current Kenyan Government into the corrupt practices of the past Moi regime; and calls upon the UK Government to offer whatever assistance is needed to support a return to the drive against corruption initiated by President Kibaki when he was elected with such public and international support and goodwill.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Gower
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Leyton and Wanstead
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Putney
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Keighley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Newport West
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2005
Leicester South
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 February 2005
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Luton North
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 February 2005
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2005
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Mansfield
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Ynys Môn
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Loughborough
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Bradford West
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Blaenau Gwent
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 9 February 2005
Belfast South
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Wellingborough
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Manchester, Blackley
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Hazel Grove
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Richmond Park
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Conwy
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.