List of Current Cabinet Secretaries in Kenya (Updated 2020)

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.

The president reshuffled the cabinet on January 15th… here is the current list of the Kenyan Cabinet Secretaries.

Full List of Cabinet Secretaries in Kenya

The following are the Cabinet Secretaries that will server under President Uhuru Kenyatta:

Cabinet Secretary Government Ministry
1 Prof. George A.O. Magoha Ministry of Education
2 Dr. Fred Matiang’i Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government
3 Eugine Wamalwa Ministry of Devolution
4 Monica Juma (Replaced Rachel Omamo) Ministry of Defense
5 Rachael Omamo (Replaced Monica 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 Mutahi Kagwe (Replaced Sicily Kariuki) Ministry of Health
12 Peter Munya Ministry of Northern Community Development
13 James Macharia Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development & Public Works
14 Najib Balala Ministry of Tourism
15 Sicily Kariuki (Replaced Simon Chelgui) Ministry of Water and Sanitization
16 Farida Karoney Ministry of Lands & Physical Planning
17 Adan Muhamed Ministry of East African Community & Regional Development
18 Peter Munya (Replaced Mwangi Kiunjuri) Ministry of Agriculture
19 Amina Mohamed Ministry of Sports, Culture & Heritage
20 Simon Chelgui (Replaced Ukur Yattani) Ministry of Labor & Social Services
21 Ukur Yattani (Replaced Henry Rotich) Treasury and Planning
22 Charles Keter Ministry of Energy
23 Betty Maina Trade and Industrialisation
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