National Government


The National Government is composed of three arms: The Legislature, The Executive and The Judiciary. Each arm is independent of the other and their individual roles are set by the Constitution of Kenya

  1. The Executive

President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-In-Chief of the Defence Forces

His Excellency Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, C.G.H.


Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya

H.E. Hon. William Samoei Arap Ruto, E.G.H.


  1. Legislature 

Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Justin B.N. Muturi, MP

Clerk of the National Assembly, Mr Michael R. Sialai,



Speaker of the Senate, Hon. Kenneth M. Lusaka

Clerk of the Senate, Mr. Jeremiah Nyegenye



  1. The Judiciary 

Chief Justice/President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, Hon. Martha Koome

The Chief Registrar of the Judiciary, Ms. Anne Atieno Amadi





  1. Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government 

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Dr. Fred Matiang’i
Principal Secretary: Eng. (Dr.) Karanja Kibicho (Interior)
Principal Secretary: Mr. Micah Pkopus Powon (Correctional services)

  1. Ministry of Devolution & ASAL Areas

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Charles Keter
Principal Secretary: Ms Mwanamaka Amani Mabruki (Devolution)
Principal Secretary: Mr. Saitoti Torome (Planning)

Principal Secretary: Ms. Josepheta Mukobe (Special Programmes)

  1. The National Treasury & Planning

Cabinet Secretary: Mr. Amb. Ukur Yatani Kanacho
Principal Secretary: Dr. Kamau Thugge

  1. Ministry of Defence

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Eugene Wamalwa
Principal Secretary: Amb. Peter Kirimi Kaberia

  1. Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Amb. Raychelle A. Omamo, E.G.H
Principal Secretary: Amb. Monica Juma, Dphil, CBS

  1. Ministry of Education, Science & Technology

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Prof. George A. O Magoha
Principal Secretary: Dr. Belio Kipsang (Basic Education)
Principal Secretary: Prof. Colleta A. Suda (University Education)
Principal Secretary: Dr. Dinah Jerotich Mwinzi (Vocational & Technical Training)

  1. Ministry of Health

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Mutahi Kagwe
Principal Secretary: Dr. Nicholas Muraguri

  1. Ministry of Transport & Infrastructure Development

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. James  Macharia
Principal Secretary: Mr. Wilson Nyakera Irungu (Transport)
Principal Secretary: Eng. John K. Mosonik (Infrastructure)

Principal Secretary: Arch. Aidah Munano (Housing and Urban Development)

Principal Secretary: Ms. Nancy Karigithu (Maritime & Shipping Affairs)

Principal Secretary: Prof. Paul Maringa Mwangi (Public Works)

  1. Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Joseph Mucheru
Principal Secretary: Eng. Victor Kyalo (ICT & Innovation)
Principal Secretary: Mr.Sammy Itemere (Broadcasting & Telecommunications)

  1. Ministry of Environment and Forestry

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Keriako Tobiko
Principal Secretary: Mr. Charles Sunkuli (Environment)
Principal Secretary: Dr. Margaret Mwakima (Natural Resources)

  1. Ministry of Lands 

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Farida Karoney
Principal Secretary: Arch. Mariamu Ali elMaawy (Lands & Physical Planning)

  1. Ministry of Sports and Heritage

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Amb. (Dr.) Amina Mohamed E.G.H
Principal Secretary: Amb. Richard Ekai Titus (Sports Development)
Principal Secretary: Mr. Joe Okudo (Arts & Culture)

  1. Ministry of East African Community and Northern Corridor Development

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Adan Mohammed
Principal Secretary: Dr. Khadijah Kassachoon (Labour)
Principal Secretary: Ms. Betty Chemutai Maina (East African Community Integration )
Principal Secretary: Ms. Susan Mochache (Social Protection)

  1. Ministry of Energy

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Amb. (Dr.) Monica Juma
Principal Secretary: Eng. Joseph Njoroge (Energy)
Principal Secretary: Andrew Kamau Ng’anga (Petroleum)

  1. Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Cooperatives

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Peter Munya
Principal Secretary: Dr. Richard Lesiyampe (Agriculture)
Principal Secretary: Prof. Micheni Ntiba (Fisheries & the Blue Economy)
Principal Secretary: Dr. Andrew K Tuimur (Livestock)

  1. Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Enterprise Development

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Betty Maina

Principal Secretary: Mr. Julius Korir (Investment & Industry)

Principal Secretary: Mr. Ali Noor Ismail (Cooperatives)

Principal Secretary: Dr. Chris Kiptoo (Trade)

  1. Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Najib Balala
Principal Secretary: Ms. Fatuma Hirsi Mohamed

  1. Ministry of Petroleum and Mining

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. John Munyes
Principal Secretary: Dr Mohammed Ibrahim Mahmud

  1. Ministry of Public Service & Gender Affairs 
    Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Margaret Kobia
    Principal Secretary: Ms. Lilian Omollo (Public Service & Youth Affairs)
    Principal Secretary: Zeinab W. Hussein ( Gender Affairs)

  1. Ministry of Water, Sanitation & Irrigation

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Sicily Kariuki
Principal Secretary: Prof. Fred Segor (Water Services)
Principal Secretary: Mr. Patrick Nduati Mwangi (Irrigation)  

21. Ministry of Labour and Social Services

Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Simon Chelugui