Kiraitu Murungi – Meru County Governor 2017 – 2022

Kiraitu Murungi, Meru County Governor 2017, Biography, Profile, Education Background, Age, Wife, Family, Children, Son, Daughter, Contacts, Life History, Net worth, Wealth

Kiraitu Murungi was Elected as Meru County Governor on 8th August, 2017 Kenya General Elections 2017. He belongs to the Jubilee party.

Kiraitu Murungi Profile

Hon. Kiraitu was born on 1st January 1952 in Kionyo village, Abogeta division,

Meru County, Kenya

Kiraitu Murungi Education Background

1. Started 1991 to study (LLM) in Havard Law School while in exile
2. Started 1982 to study (LLM) in University of Nairobi
3. Started 1977 to study (LLB) in University of Nairobi
4. 1972 → 1973 was a Secondary School Student in Alliance High School
5. 1968 → 1971 was a Secondary School Student in Chuka High School
6. 1960 → 1967 was a Primary School Student in Kionyo Primary School

Kiraitu Murungi Life/Job History

1. 2013 → August 2017 was Meru County Senator
2. 1992 → 4th March 2013 was MP for South Imenti
3. 2008 → March 2013 was Minister of Energy
4. 2007 → January 2013 was member of Party of National Unity – PNU
5. 1992 → 2006 was member of Forum For The Restoration Of Democracy
6. 2003 → 2005 was Minister Of Justice & Constitutional Affairs
7. 1992 → 2013 was MP for South Imenti
8. Starting 1984, he was Lecturer in the Faculty of Law University of Nairobi
9. Starting 1980 he was a Partner in Kamau Kuria & Kiraitu Advocates
10. From 1978 → 1979 he was a Lecturer in Kenya School of Law
11. He is a founder/chair of the Centre for Governance and Development (CGD) (1994).


12 In 1995, Kiraitu founded the Coffee and Tea Parliamentary Association (COTEPA) which played a key role in introducing major reforms in both tea and coffee sectors for the benefit of tea and coffee farmers.

13. As MP for South Imenti, Kiraitu formed the South Imenti Development Association (SIDA), SIFA-the South Imenti People’s Bank, SWODA-South Imenti Women Development Association, SYDP-South Imenti Youth Development Programme and the South Imenti Education Fund, as grassroots initiatives committed to empowering the people and uprooting the roots of poverty in South Imenti.

Kiraitu Murungi Networth

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Kiraitu Murungi Profile
Hon. Kiraitu Wife/Spouse   Wife: Priscilla K. Murungi
Hon. Kiraitu Father and Mother   Father: Daniel M’Mwarania
Mother: Anjelika Kiajia
Hon. Kiraitu Son, Daughter 4 children

1. Nkatha Murungi,
2. Mwenda Murungi
3. Makena Murungi
4. Anita Murungi

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