President William Ruto Unveils Cabinet

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    President William Ruto announcing the nominees to his cabinet at State House Nairobi on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
    William Ruto
  • President William Ruto on Tuesday, September 28, appointed Cabinet Secretaries who will serve in his cabinet.

    Speaking at State House Nairobi, Ruto named the men and women who will see him implement his agenda. 

    "Today, I am proud to announce the men and women who will serve in the Cabinet of the Republic of Kenya. It is important we set up the new Cabinet early to take charge and realise the plans and agenda we promised to the people of Kenya. 

    "I also appreciate the political parties that joined us, UDA, to form the Kenya Kwanza alliance. From Ford-Kenya to Maendeleo Chap Chap and others," Ruto stated. 

    President William Ruto, Deputy President Rigathi Gacahgua and Chief Cabinet Minister Musalia Mudavadi announcing the nominees to his cabinet at State House Nairobi on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
    President William Ruto, Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua, and Musalia Mudavadi during the unveiling of the nominees to the cabinet at State House Nairobi on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
    William Ruto

    He also disclosed that his deputy, Rigathi Gachagua will deputise him in all duties which will be gazetted upon the issue of an Executive Order. 

    Here is the full Cabinet 

    Deputy President - Rigathi Gachagua 

    Prime Cabinet Secretary - Musalia Mudavadi 

    Interior - Professor Kithure Kindiki 

    Treasury and Social Planning - Njuguna Ndung'u 

    Public Service - Aisha Jumwa

    Defence - Aden Duale 

    Water and Sanitation - Alice Wahome

    Foreign Affairs - Alfred Mutua 

    Trade, Investment and Industry - Moses Kuria 

    East African Community - Rebecca Miano 

    Transport and Roads - Kipchumba Murkomen

    Environment - Soipan Tuya 

    Lands and Housing - Zachariah Njeru

    Tourism - Peninah Malonza 

    Agriculture - Mithika Linturi 

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    Deputy President William Ruto (left) consoles Meru Senator Mithika Linturi (right) at the funeral service of the latter's dad in September 2019.
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    Health - Susan Wafula Nakhumicha 

    ICT - Eliud Owalo 

    Education - Ezekiel Machogu

    Energy and Petroleum - Davis Chirchir

    Sports - Ababu Namwamba 

    Cooperatives - Simon Chelugui 

    Mining - Salim Mvurya

    Labour and Social Protection - Florence Bore

    Advisor on women's rights - Harriet Chiggai

    Advisor on National Security advisor- Monica Juma 

    Attorney General - Justin Muturi 

    Secretary to the cabinet- Mercy Wanjao

    "I want to take this opportunity to wish the men and women on this list, those who will assist us to deliver on the Kenya Kwanza plan, well. They will now proceed to Parliament so that the house can be approved and give me the opportunity to conclude the appointment and get this team to work," Ruto concluded.