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PROFILE: Who is Ezekiel Machogu, The Newly Appointed Education CS?

On Tuesday, President William Ruto released the full list of his new cabinet to Kenya Kwanza government.

Unlike previous regimes, where the head of state could keep part of the old cabinet, the root overtook the old group and brought new blood to each ministry.

New cabinet members include Ezekiel Ombaki Machogu who has been appointed as the Principal Cabinet Secretary for Education.

It allows a picture of a single person and the text "Kenyans and president Ruto appointed Ezekiel Machogu as CS of education". He takes over from George Magoha.

Ezekiel Machogu fell out with the politician in the campaign in January 2022 when he moved from Azimio la Umoja to his party UDA on the route. Machogu contested for the Kisii governor seat on the UDA ticket.

but lost to ODM incumbent Governor Simba Arati who had 270,928 votes for him with 82,104 votes for Machoga who finished second.

Macchog, 66, was born on January 1, 1956 in Nyariba He Massaba, Kisii County. He first entered politics in 1976 and is married.

The silent lawmaker completed his primary education and joined the Nduru Boys in high school. He then attended Agoro High School after which he attended UON for his higher education.

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