President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore to a senior government position.
In a Gazette Notice dated December 21, the president appointed Collymore a member of the Kenya Vision 2030 Delivery Board.
In the appointment, Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Group CEO Joshua Oigara was also appointed a member of the board.
The two and four other high profile individuals appointed to Kenya Vision 2030 Delivery Board by the president will serve for a period of three years starting December 14.
Others appointed to serve in the Board include;
In other appointments, former Funyula MP Paul Otuoma was appointed Chairperson of the Privatization Commission, a position that was previously held by the late Henry Obwocha.
Kabando wa Kabando was also appointed a member of the Board of the Local Authorities Provident Fund, where he will also serve for a period of 3 years.