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September 28, 2022


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Ruto Names His Cabinet

Ruto Names His Cabinet

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President William Ruto on Tuesday made the much-awaited announcement of the members of his cabinet.

The announcement of the new cabinet comes two weeks after he was sworn in as Kenya’s fifth president following his win in the August elections.

The president named Musalia Mudavadi as the Prime Cabinet Secretary, saying the position is the most senior office after the president and vice president.

Ruto also appointed Harriet Chigai as the advisor on women’s rights, Monica Juma as the National Security advisor and Justin Muturi as the Attorney General and Mercy Wanjau as the Secretary to the Cabinet.

Full List Ruto’s Cabinet

Professor Kithure Kindiki (Interior and National Administration)

Njuguna Ndung’u (National Treasury and Planning)

Aisha Jumwa (Public Service, Gender and Affirmative Action)

Aden Duale (Defence)

Alice Wahome (Water, Sanitation and Irrigation)

Alfred Mutua (Foreign and Diaspora Affairs)

Moses Kuria (Trade, Investment and Industry)

Rebecca Miano (EAC, ASAL and Regional Development)

Kipchumba Murkomen (Roads and Transport)

Soipan Tuya (Environment and Forestry)

Zacharia Mwangi Njeru (Lands and Housing)

Peninah Malonza (Tourism, Wildlife and Heritage)

Mithika Linturi (Agriculture and Livestock Development)

Susan Nakhumicha Wafula (Health)

Eliud Owalo (Communication)

Ezekiel Machogu (Education)

Davis Chirchir (Energy and Petroleum)

Ababu Namwamba (Sports and Youth Affairs)

Simon Chelugui (Cooperatives and MSMEs)

Salim Mvurya (Mining)

Florence Bore (Labour)


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