List: Nixon Korir, Belio Kipsang and Jonathan Mueke among 51 PSs nominated by Ruto

A list of 51 candidates for the position of Principal Secretary has been made public by President Ruto, who has also forwarded the list to the National Assembly for consideration and approval.

“The Presidential Action is pursuant to Article 155 (3)(a) of the Constitution. By dint of the Executive Action, the nominations have been transmitted to the National Assembly for the consideration and approval by Parliament in accordance with the Public Appointments (Parliamentary Approval) Act (No. 33 of 2011),” read a press release by Chief of Staff and Head of Public Service Felix Koskei.

Former National Assembly member Nixon Korir and former Deputy Governor of Nairobi County Jonathan Mueke are among the well-known individuals on the list.

Notably, Charles Hinga and Belio Kipsang have kept their positions.

Here is the full list

  • Julius Korir – State Department for Cabinet Affairs
  • Teresia Mbaika Malokwe – State Department for Devolution
  • Esther Ngero- State Department for Performance and Delivery Management
  • Aurelia Rono – State Department for Parliamentary Affairs
  • Raymond Omollo – State Department for Interior and National Administration
  • Caroline Nyawira – State Department for Correctional Services
  • Julius Bitok – State Department for Citizen Services
  • Dr Chris Kiptoo- State Department for the National Treasury
  • James Muhati – State Department for Economic Planning
  • Patrick Mariro – Ministry of Defence
  • Dr Korir Sing’oei – State Department for Foreign Affairs
  • Roseline Njogu – State Department for Diaspora Affairs
  • Amos Gathecha – State Department for Public Service
  • Veronica Mueni Nduva – State Department for Gender and Affirmative Action
  • Joseph Mungai Mbugua – State Department for Roads
  • Mohamed Dhagar – State Department for Transport
  • Nixon Korir – State Department for Lands and Physical Planning
  • Charles Hinga – State Department for Housing and Urban Development
  • Joel Arumonyang – State Department for Public Works
  • Prof Edward Kisiangani – State Department for Broadcasting and Telecommunications
  • Eng. John Kipchumba Tanui – State Department for ICT and The Digital Economy
  • Eng. Peter Tum – State Department for Medical Services
  • Dr Josephine Mburu – State Department for Health Standards and Professional Management
  • Dr Belio Kipsang – State Department for Basic Education
  • Esther Thaara Muhoria – State Department for TVET
  • Beatrice Inyangala – State Department for Higher Education and Research
  • Phillip Kello Harsama – State Department for Crop Development
  • Harry Kimutai – State Department for Livestock Development
  • Alfred K’Ombundo – State Department for Trade
  • Abubakar Hassan – State Department for Investment Promotion
  • Juma Mukhwana – State Department for Industry
  • Patrick Kiburi Kilemi – State Department for Cooperatives
  • Susan Mangeni – State Department for MSMEs Development
  • Ismail Madey – State Department for Youth Affairs
  • Jonathan Mueke – State Department for Sport and The Arts
  • Festus Ngeno – State Department for Environment
  • Ephantus Kimotho -State Department for Forestry
  • John Ololtuaa – State Department for Tourism
  • Sylvia Naseya Muhoro – State Department for Wildlife
  • Ummy Mohammed Bashir – State Department for Culture and Heritage
  • Dr Paul Ronoh – State Department for Water and Sanitation
  • Gitonga Mugambi – State Department for Irrigation
  • Alex Wachira – State Department for Energy
  • Mohamed Liban – State Department for Petroleum
  • Geoffrey Kaituko – State Department for Labour and Skills Development
  • Joseph Mugosi Mutavi – State Department for Social Protection and Senior Citizen Affairs
  • Abdi Dubart – State Department for East African Community Affairs
  • Idris Dogota – State Department for ASALs and Regional Development
  • Elijah Mwangi – State Department for Mining
  • Betsy Muthoni Njagi – State Department for Blue Economy and Fisheries
  • Shadrack Mwadime – State Department for Shipping and Maritime Affairs

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