Meet the woman replacing Kenya's Foreign Affairs Minister Amina Mohammed

Prior to her nomination, she served as the Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday nominated Monica Juma as Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs.

The head-of-state, in a televised address to the nation, made the announcement while releasing the full list of his Cabinet.

Monica Juma, who prior to her nomination served as the Permanent Secretary in the same ministry, is set to take over from the post previously held by Amb. Amina Mohammed who has now been nominated as the Education Cabinet Secretary.

Here are few facts you need to know about her:

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