All 26 Uhuru nominees pass vetting
17 December 2015, 17:26
Nairobi - All 26 nominees by President Uhuru Kenyatta have passed the vetting stage satisfactorily, Parliament has said.
Speaker Justin Muturi stated that all 26 satisfied the Committees they were forwarded to for vetting and that the names have now been forwarded back to the President for swearing in.
" All 26 nominees to various public positions have been passed fit to serve and the names have been forwarded back to the President for swearing in," he said Thursday upon completion of the vetting.
The 26 include 7 Cabinet Secretaries.
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Their swearing in is expected to take place Friday at State House Nairobi.
The changes were made to fill up several slots left open by the suspension of officials due to bribery allegations six months ago.
None of the suspended officials returned to active office.
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