Cabinet nominees promise to deliver
Cabinet nominees yesterday welcomed their appointment by President William Ruto on Tuesday. Using their social media accounts, the nominees said it was an honour to serve in Ruto’s Cabinet.
Garissa Township MP Aden Duale who was nominated Defensc CS posted on his twitter account: “Thank you, My Boss, My Friend and My President @WilliamsRuto.”
Nominated Senator Soipan Tuya (Environment) thanked Ruto for making her the first woman from the Maasai community to sit in Cabinet.
Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen (Roads, Transport and Public Works) tweeted: “I will serve the people of Kenya with greatest humility & utmost dedication to ensure we achieve our development plan.”
Former Nyaribari Masaba MP Ezekiel Machogu, who is the Education ministry nominee, said he was ready to transform the education sector.
Former Budalangi MP Ababu Namwamba (Youth Affairs, Sports and the Arts) also thanked Ruto for the appointment. Namwamba was Ruto’s Head of International Relations in the presidential campaign secretariat.
Susan Nakhumicha Wafula, who was nominated to head the Health docket, promised to serve Kenyans with humility and dedication.
Former Malindi MP Aisha Jumwa (Public Service, Gender and Affirmative Action) tweeted: “I am grateful for the opportunity to serve under your stewardship and all Kenyans.”
Kandara MP Alice Wahome (Water and Sanitation) posted on her Facebook account that she was “ever grateful”.
Eliud Owalo (ICT) wrote: “This is an opportunity for me to serve my country and to help the President deliver on the promises that we made to Kenyans.”
Former Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua (Foreign and Diaspora Affairs) tweeted: “I wish to humbly thank President @williamsamoeiruto for appointing me to his Government.”