Cabinet of Kenya

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The Cabinet of Kenya is made up of the President, Deputy President, Attorney General and Cabinet Secretaries. The 2010 Constitution of Kenya allows a maximum of 22 ministries. A Cabinet Secretary is not a Member of the Kenyan Parliament and has to be vetted by a parliamentary committee before their appointment.[1]

Current Cabinet[edit]

Party key The National Alliance
United Republican Party
Republican Congress
National Rainbow Coalition
Independent
Cabinet of Kenya[2][3]
Portrait Portfolio Incumbent Term began
Uhuru Kenyatta Official.jpg President
Commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces
Uhuru Kenyatta 9 April 2013
William Ruto IAEA.png Deputy President William Ruto 9 April 2013
Executive Office of the President and Deputy President:
  • Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Coordination of National Government
  • Cabinet Secretary for Devolution and Planning

Joseph Ole Lenku
Anne Waiguru

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15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Defence Rayechelle Omamo 15 May 2013
Amina Mohamed.jpg Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs Amina Mohamed 20 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Education Jacob Kaimenyi 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury Henry Rotich 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Health James Wainaina Macharia 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Transport and Infrastructure Michael Kamau 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Water and Natural Resources Judy Wakhungu 15 May 2013
Hon. Charity Kaluki Ngilu at Opening Session.jpg Cabinet Secretary for Land, Housing and Urban Development Charity Ngilu 15 May 2013
Fred Matiangi.jpg Cabinet Secretary for Information, Communication and Technology Fred Matiangi 15 May 2013
Hassanwario.jpg Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Culture and the Arts Hassan Wario 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Labour, Social Security and Services Samuel Kambi
Davis Chirchir.png Cabinet Secretary for Energy and Petroleum Davis Chirchir 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Felix Koskei 15 May 2013
Adanmohammed.jpg Cabinet Secretary for Industrialization and Enterprise Development Adan Mohammed 15 May 2013
Cabinet Secretary for EAC Affairs, Commerce and Tourism Phyllis Kipkingor–Kandie 15 May 2013
Najibu Balala - MP for Mvita.JPG Cabinet Secretary for Mining Najib Balala 15 May 2013
Also attends Cabinet

Attorney General

Githu Muigai 27 August 2011

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Njagih, Moses. "Vetting awaits nominees to new Cabinet". Standard Digital News. The Standard Group Limited. Retrieved April 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ "President Uhuru Kenyatta unveils the structure of his Government.". State House (Kenya). 18 April 2013. Retrieved 20 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Cabinet Secretary Nominees". State House (Kenya). 25 April 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 

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