Cabinet Secretaries take to social media after appointment
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday, January 27 announced his new Cabinet where he fired 7, shuffled 3, brought in 10 new faces and 6 women.
Being 2018, we need not wait for the 9 O’clock news to get the reactions of the Cabinet Secretaries. All we had to do was just visit their social media platforms and Voila!, we knew how happy they were in real time.
Here are some of the reactions:
— John Munyes (@johnmunyes63) January 5, 2018
CS Ministry of Devolution and ASAL areas
Wish to thank HE President @UKenyatta for reappointment to Cabinet and for the honour of serving Kenyans @minwater_kenya and the great opportunity of strengthening Devolution and developing ASAL areas that form 3/4s of our Republic. pic.twitter.com/j9wIWZbogb
— Eugene L. Wamalwa (@EugeneLWamalwa) January 27, 2018
CS Ministry of Health
I wish to thank H.E the President @UKenyatta for the faith he has shown in me by retaining me in his cabinet and assigning me new responsibilities in the health docket.
— CS Sicily Kariuki (@SicilyKariuki) January 26, 2018
I would like to thank His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta for reappointing me to his Cabinet by nominating me as Cabinet Secretary for Education. A unique and rare opportunity and one that I am grateful for.
I look forward to working with the many young people of our country in ensuring that our country develops the skills required for our growth and development.
CS Agriculture and Irrigation
I have received the news of my reappointed to Cabinet with great delight. I thank President @UKenyatta most sincerely for the confidence he has once again expressed in me.
— CS Mwangi Kiunjuri (@CS_Kiunjuri) January 26, 2018
— CS Adan Mohamed (@AdanMohamedCS) January 26, 2018
CS Environment and Forestry Keriako Tobiko
In a statement to newsrooms former Director of Public Prosecutions the now appointed Environment CS shared his message of gratitude and pledging to work with the public .
“I have this afternoon received good news that I have been nominated as a Cabinet Secretary in charge of Environment and Forestry. I take this opportunity, to extend my gratitude to His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya, for bestowing on me the honor to serve my beloved country in the elevated position of a Cabinet Secretary.”
“The portfolio fills me with great pride and zeal, given the advances that we have made in this country; including the monumental plastic ban and forest cover increase among other milestones.”