Kenya Power Procurement Head Bernard Ngugi Appointed New CEO

Kenya Power CEO Bernard Ngugi. [PHOTO/ COURTESY]

Kenya Power has appointed its head of supply chain Bernard Ngugi as the next CEO.

Ngugi, an accountant by profession will take over from acting MD Engineer Jared Otieno.

Ngugi has previously served at the procurement department as the General Manager Supply Chain. Before that he was the Chief Accountant – Treasury Section.

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Othieno has been acting in interim capacity since the ouster of Dr. Ken Tarus in July last year over corruption allegations.

Kenya Power is 50.1% owned by the Government of Kenya and is the sole retail distributor of power in the country.

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