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Kenyans on Twitter React After CS Balala's Action

Under the Jubilee government, youths have started to benefit a lot from the government appointments to various positions because the government believes in youths. Many have received job opportunities in the recent past and it's something that still goes on.

Another young woman by the name Pauline Njoroge was appointed as a board member of the Tourism Regulatory Authority. Her appointment was short lived after the Tourism CS Najib Balala revoked her appointment.

Najib Balala revoked her appointment because of a past social media post. In a few years ago she posted on her twitter handle that the Nairobi National Park was economically redundant. The CS expressed regrets for not conducting a background check on Pauline Njoroge.

On Saturday August 8 the CS issued a statement saying that his department could not risk having someone who doesn't value Nairobi National Park since its integrity was very important. She was immediately replaced by Standard Group journalist Najma Ismail.

Kenyans took to twitter to express their various reactions. They praised the action the CS took. The praised the power of social media. Some of their reactions are as follows.

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