In Summary
  • Other Kisumu CECs took oath in December last year.
  • But the nominee for Finance turned down the job, saying he had taken up a different job.
  • Governor Nyong'o moved Lands CEC Nerry Achar to the Finance docket and appointed Dixon Odhiambo to replace her in the Lands department.

Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o has finally appointed a county executive committee member for Finance, more than three months after his Cabinet was sworn into office.

The other committee members were sworn in on December 5, 2017.


Prof Nyong’o on Saturday announced that he had reassigned Lands, Housing, Physical Planning and Urban Development CEC Nerry Achar to the Finance docket.

He named Dixon Odhiambo Obungu as the new CEC for Lands, he said in a statement dispatched by his communication team.

The governor said the reassignment takes immediate effect.

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