The move by Teacher’s service commission to transfer school principals who have served in the same school for more than 9 years and those serving in their home counties has resulted in numerous changes which have cut across most of the schools in the countries.
In Kitui county; Waweru J from Kirinyaga county who was at Mugoiri Girls was transferred to Muthale girls. The current principal of Muthale girls Petronila Maria was transferred to St Mary’s Girls Egoji in Meru County. Benjamin Nzioka who was the principal of Ngoto s.s in Makueni was transferred to Kyuso Boys in Kitui. Simon Njagi of Kangaru high school will be the new principal for St. Charles lwanga. Andrew Karimi of Nyahururu high school will be the principal of Mutito boys in Kitui. Musila anastacia will be the new principal for Mulango girls. Jean Nyawira will be the new principal for Kimangao girls. Murithi Agnes has been transferred to Maliku girls. Njira Nguru will be the new head for Aic sombe girls. Wambua A.W has been transferred to Kyondoni girls.
In Makueni county; Raphael Diwani who was the principal at Ribe boys high school, Kilifi has been transferred to Makueni boys and Benson Somba the current principal Makueni boys has been transferred to Ribe boys. Muthoni Kagwithi from Siakago girls has been transferred to Mbooni girls and the current principal of Mbooni girls Ann Mwangangi transferred to Siakago girls. Kithinji Magiri has been transferred to Ngoto s.s in Makueni County. Herman Wanjau of Karima Boys will be the new school head for Mwaani boys. Kaaria Murungi of Muthambi boys will be in charge of Kalulini in Makueni. Rose Kiragu will be the new head for St. Joseph Girls Kibwezi. Joan Muchira has been transferred to Mwaani Girls in Makueni.
In Machakos County; Alfred Indimuli of Chavakali boys has been posted to Machakos boys. Barine Duncan who was the principal Kiriani boys has been transferred to Kangundo High school. Mbungi Anabelta has been transferred to Tala Girls High school. Mary Mwangi will be the new school principal for Mua girl’s high school. Grace Gathoni Karimi will head Masinga girls. Karen Karuntimi will be the new principal Mumbuni Girls.
The changes according to TSC take place Thursday but they have been opposed by the stakeholders who include KNUT saying there were no consultations and that the transfers will destabilize most schools. According to the Secretary General if TSC does not stop the exercise they have several options which include industrial action.