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Fresh interviews for gender commission

18 November 2011, 13:25

Nairobi - As controversy loomed and it emerged that highly qualified individuals had been locked out of the vetting for the post of chairperson of the Gender Commission, the Constitution Implementation Oversight Committee (CIOC) on Thursday called for a repeat.

CIOC chairman Abdikadir Mohammed told Capital News that the process through which Winfred Lichuma was appointed to head the gender commission was faulty, as it rejected persons who were best suited for the position.

Mohammed pointed out that Maria Nzomo had been disqualified over factually incorrect information, with the selection panel together with Head of Civil Service Francis Muthaura, saying that she comes from central Kenya and should therefore not be appointed chairperson.

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