Vetting of Uhuru's Nominees Starts on Thursday
Parliament is set to start the vetting of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s two new Cabinet nominees and six principal secretaries on Thursday once Speaker Justin Muturi formally notifies the House of the proposed appointments this afternoon.
Mr Muturi will notify MPs attending a special session of the nomination of former Nyeri Senator Mutahi Kagwe as the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Betty Maina who was promoted to head the Trade and Industrialisation docket.
Mr Kenyatta has also nominated Ambassador Johnson Weru for appointment as Trade PS, Dr Jwan Ouma (Vocational and Technical Training), Mary Kimonye (Public Service), Ambassador Simon Nabukwesi (University Education and Research), Solomon Kitungu (Transport) and Enock Momanyi Onyango (Physical Planning).
The House convenes for a special sitting at 2.30pm to allow MPs to condole with the family of late President Daniel arap Moi .
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