In Summary
  • Ms Pauline Kahiga will still be in charge of Finance where she has been acting since September after Charles Kerich was suspended.
  • Head of Revenue Johnson Akong’o has been appointed acting Finance chief officer.  

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has reshuffled his cabinet ahead of their Tuesday date with the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).

The EACC on Friday summoned 15 top county officials, including Governor Sonko’s entire cabinet, to Integrity Centre to record statements over the alleged multi-million Dandora Stadium scandal.

In the changes made last week, acting County Secretary Pauline Kahiga, who was also Agriculture executive, swapped places with Lands Executive Winfred Kathangu.

SUSPENDED

Ms Kahiga will still be in charge of Finance and Economic Planning where she has been in an acting capacity since September after Charles Kerich was suspended.

Other cabinet members include: Allan Igambi (Trade), Newton Munene (ICT and E-Government), Larry Wambua (Devolution), Lucia Mulwa (Education) and Hitan Majevdia (Transport). Vesca Kangogo, who is in charge of the Environment docket will also be acting in the Health docket, whose executive Mohamed Dagane was suspended.

The changes also affected chief officers. Head of Revenue Johnson Akong’o has been appointed acting Finance chief officer. He replaces Mr Halqano Waqo who has been moved to Youth and Sports department as chief officer.

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