Uhuru's new Appointments hang in the balance after Today’s Court development
New twist in Uhuru's appointment
The lawyer argued that the position of Chief Administrative Secretary was reached without public participation.
PSC is required to advertise for the slots, shortlist candidates, and conduct interviews before finally submitting names for hiring. It is the same procedure for recruiting Principal Secretaries (PSs) since they are not vetted by Parliament.
However, National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale, explained that the right procedure was followed since the President consulted the PSC.
On Friday President Uhuru Kenyatta named the Cabinet Secretaries, PSs and Chief Administrative Secretary who will serve in his government during his second Term in office.
The Appointed Chief Administrative Secretaries are:
Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs – Rachel Shebesh.
Devolution and ASAL areas – Hussein Dado
Defence – (TBA)
Foreign Affairs and International Trade – Ababu Namwamba
Water and Sanitation – Winnie Guchu
Transport and Infrastructure Development – Chris Obure
Treasury and Planning – Nelson Gaichuhie
Interior and Coordination of National Government – Patrick Ntutu
Agriculture and Irrigation – Andrew Tuimor
Health – Rashid Aman –
Tourism and Wildlife – (TBA)
Education – Simon Kachapin
Lands – Gideon Mung’aro
Labour and Social Protection – Abdul Bahari
East African Community and Northern Corridor development – Ken Obura
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