President Uhuru Kenyatta who won the 2017 General Elections in Kenya appointed has his cabinet secretaries. The CS’s will help him run the National Government for a period of 5 years from 2018 to 2022 when he will be completing his term in office.
Who is a Cabinet Secretary?
A Cabinet Secretary (CS) is a member of the Kenyan Cabinet and head of the Kenyan Ministries. The Cabinet Secretary position was introduced in the country after the promulgation of the 2010 constitution.
However, the Cabinet Secretary is not a Member of the Kenyan Parliament. The CS has to be vetted by a parliamentary committee before their appointment.
Full List of Cabinet Secretaries in Kenya 2017
The following are the Cabinet Secretaries that will server under President Uhuru Kenyatta:
|Cabinet Secretary||Government Ministry|
|1||Amina Mohamed||Ministry of Education|
|2||Fred Matiang’i||Ministry of Interior|
|3||Eugine Wamalwa||Ministry of Devolution|
|4||Rachel Omamo||Ministry of Defense|
|5||Monicah Juma||Ministry of Foreign Affairs|
|6||Margaret Kobia||Ministry of Youth and Gender|
|7||John Munyes||Ministry of Petroleum and Mining|
|8||Keriako Tobiko||Ministry of Environment and Forestry|
|9||Joe Mucheru||Ministry of Information and Communication|
|10||Cecil Kariuki||Ministry of Health|
|12||Peter Munya||Ministry of Northern Community Development|
|13||James Macharia||Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure|
|14||Najib Balala||Ministry of Tourism|
|15||Simon Chelgui||Ministry of Water and Sanitization|
|16||Farida Karoney||Ministry of Lands|
|17||Aden Muhamed||Ministry of Industrialization|
|18||Mwangi Kiunjuri||Ministry of Agriculture|
|19||Rashid Mohammed||Ministry of Sports|
|20||Ukur Yattani||Ministry of Labor|