In the recent changes made by President Uhuru Kenyatta, the Principal Secretary for Basic Education has been removed from Education sector and moved to State Department for Regional and Northern Corridor Development.
Dr Julius Ouma Jwan, the former KICD CEO has been appointed to replace him.
Eight other PSs were reshuffled together with Kipsang, who has been hailed by many as being the most effective Education CAS.
Mr. Zack Kinuthia has also been moved from the Ministry of Education to the ministry of Sports and Culture as CAS. This is according to the latest reassignments by the State House. Wishing them the best as they serve this country.
In November 2020, Kipsang took over human resource functions at Education ministry after Education CS George Magoha was stripped off powers following his harassment of an Education officer during his visit to Uasin Gishu county.
Many Kenyans have come out to express their love for the longest serving Education officer, saying his services and leadership at the Ministry was exemplary.
Others called on President Uhuru to reconsider his reshuffling and leave the veteran teacher to continue running the education ministry. Here are some of the reactions online;
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