Nakuru county has not been left behind in the new governmnent appointments.
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday appointed Nakuru lawyer Lawrence Karanja as Chief Administrative Secretary Ministry of Industrialization.
Nakuru leaders have welcomed the move.
Immediately the news broke,the social platforms in Nakuru were full with congratulation messages.
Perhaps a clear indicator that the county which is the hot pot of Kenya’s politics was thirsty of government appointments.
Kabazi Ward MCA Dr.Peter Mbae on his Facebook account wrote, “I thank President Uhuru Kenyatta for appointing Nakuru lawyer Lawrence Karanja to the position of CAS.
Mbae a member of Trade,Industrialization,Cooperatives and Tourism committee in the county county assembly of Nakuru says he looks forward to working with the new CAS to realize the Naivasha industrial park among other initiatives.
Nakuru business man Eng.Victor Ngatia also commending the move.
Through Nakuru Analyst Whatspp group,Eng.Ngatia wrote, “Congratulation to Wakili Lawrence.Nakuru slowly getting some attention.Thanks to HE Lee Kinyanjui.The positive influence is noted”.
Similar sentiments echoed by GDC Director Kamau Kuria who wrote, “Congratulations to Wakili Lawrence for the new appointment”.
The appointment follows reshuffle made to the cabinet.
Where Betty Maina takes over as CS Health,Rachael Omamo(CS Foreign Affairs),Sicily Kariuki(CS Water),Munya now takes over Agriculture while Juma,Chelugui and Yatani take over Defense,Labour and Treasury respectively.
PPHOTO/Pristone Mambili:Nakuru Lawyer Lawrence Karanja who has been appointed CAC industrialization.