President William Ruto on Thursday 16th March nominated Chief Administrative Secretaries (CAS) Pursuant to article 132 (4) (a) of the constitution.
From Lower Eastern, only 2 candidates were nominated; Victor Munyaka and James Mbaluka.
Together with Onesmus Kimani Ngujiri, Munyaka will be the CAS in the Ministry of Lands, Public Works, Housing, and Urban Development.
Munyaka lost to Caleb Mule of Maendeleo Chap chap after garnering 20,000 votes while Caleb got over 47,596 votes in the Machakos MP contest in the 2022 elections.
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James Mbaluka together with Khatib Mwashetani will be CASs for the Ministry of Health.
Mbaluka lost to Mwengi Mutuse in the Kibwezi West Constituency race after garnering 20,744 votes against Mutuse’s 30,821.
Other CAS nominees are;
The nominees will now be vetted by Parliament before assuming office.