CS Mwangi Kiunjuri Fired In President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Cabinet Reshuffle

Mwangi Kiunjuri. [PHOTO/ COURTESY]

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has been fired by President Uhuru Kenyatta.

In a reshuffle, Mutahi Kagwe was appointed the new Health CS while Betty Maina takes over the Industrialisation docket.

Rachel Omamo has been reassigned to Foreign Affairs while Sicily Kariuki will now head the Water ministry.

Peter Munya is the new Agriculture CS while Monica Juma heads to the Defense docket.

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Simon Chelugui moves to the Labour Ministry as Ukur Yatani officially becomes Finance CS.

The President retained Dr Fred Matiang’i (Interior), Adan Mohammed (East African Community and Northern Corridor Development), Amina Mohammed (Sports, Culture and Heritage), Charles Keter (Energy), Eugene Wamalwa (Devolution), James Macharia (Transport), Joe Mucheru (ICT), Najib Balala  (Tourism), Prof. George Magoha (Education), Farida Karoney (Lands), Keriako Tobiko (Environment), John Munyes (Petroleum and Mining), and Margaret Kobia (Public Service).

For CASs, the new entrants include Hussein Dado- CAS Interior, Ntutu Patrick- CAS Labour, Tuimur Andrew-CAS Water, Peter Odoyo- CAS Defense, Maureen Mbaka- CAS ICT, Winnie Guchu- CAS, State Law Office and Lina Kilimo- CAS, Agriculture.

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