Marsabit Governor Ukur Yatani Grilled by EACC
By Citizen For Citizen Digital
Published on: April 27, 2015 12:58 (EAT)

Marsabit governor Ukur Yattani

Yatani, accompanied by his lawyer Okong’o Omo-Geni, arrived at the EACC offices at about 10am Monday morning after his name was mentioned in a list handed to President Uhuru Kenyatta.

The Marsabit County Governor is among 11 other governors and other state officers mentioned over corruption allegations.

He has however denied the allegations against him saying the move was politically driven.

He was accompanied by Marsabit County Senator Godana Hagura, MPs Joseph Leku Ton (Laisamis), Chachu Ganya (North Horr) and a number of MCAs


Village Chief
Spokesperson’s Office
State House, Nairobi.

Wednesday, 24th July 2019

Press Statement

Reorganization of Government

In order to ensure smooth operations and continuity at the National Treasury and in line Ministries following the Court Order affecting the Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury and Planning Mr Henry Rotich and the Principal Secretary for the National Treasury Dr Kamau Thugge, His Excellency the President has made the following changes to the organization of Government:

(I) Hon. (Amb.) Ukur Yatani Kanacho, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, assumes, in Acting Capacity the Cabinet Secretary responsibility for National Treasury and Planning.

(II) Dr Julius Monzi Muia is appointed as the Principal Secretary for the National Treasury.

(III) Mr Torome Saitoti is appointed as the Principal Secretary for the State Department of Planning.

(IV) Maj. Gen. (Rtd) Gordon Kihalangwa is appointed as the Principal Secretary for the Ministry of Defence.

Kanze Dena-Mararo
State House Spokesperson