Kenyans on Twitter ‘roasted’ the government on Friday after for Acting National Treasury CS Ukur Yatani’s wife was appointed for two state jobs.
The name of the Acting National Treasury CS Ukur Yatani’s wife Gumato Ukur Yatani appeared twice in the government gazette notice dated November 15.
Education CS George Magoha appointed Gumato through the Universities Act No. 42 of 2012 to be Chairperson of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Council, for a period of three years, effective November 8, 2019.
Gumato’s name appeared again as a member of the Taskforce on Standards And Quality Infrastructure Reforms in the country.
But KOT has not stopped criticising the government claiming that there are other people who also need the job
Here are some of the reactions;
The good ambassador Ukur Yattani in a gazette notice appoints his wife not one but two jobs.
CS wife appointed to TWO jobs, how competent and nice. https://twitter.com/Nas2cents/status/1195220005945778177 …Nasibo Kabale@Nas2centsThe good ambassador Ukur Yattani in a gazette notice appoints his wife not one but two jobs.4911:51 AM – Nov 15, 2019Twitter Ads info and privacy55 people are talking about this
one would think, Kenya’s population is only 10,000. https://twitter.com/Nas2cents/status/1195220005945778177 …Nasibo Kabale@Nas2centsThe good ambassador Ukur Yattani in a gazette notice appoints his wife not one but two jobs.112:19 PM – Nov 15, 2019Twitter Ads info and privacySee Robert Nagila’s other Tweets
CS Yatani’s wife assigned two government roles while 99.99% of youths are still jobless and hopeless in Kenya.
Hii Kenya tulikosea wapi?#UkurYattani
Other notable appointees by President Uhuru Kenyatta in the Gazzette Notice include John Konchellah as chairperson of the National Environmental Management Authority for a period of three years.
As you yap Mama Ngina
Gumato Yatani..Ukur Yatani’s wife appointed by education cs George Magoha to chair JKUAT for a period of 3 years. …. dynasties will forever rule.311:58 AM – Nov 15, 2019Twitter Ads info and privacySee ONESMUS’s other Tweets
Education CS George Magoha appoints Acting Finance CS Ukur Yatani’s wife ,Gumato Yatani, as JKUAT’s Council Chairperson for a period of three years this is Kenya.112:21 PM – Nov 15, 2019Twitter Ads info and privacySee Ibrahimshaikh’s other Tweets
Those now all over the place about Gumato Yatani’s appointment are steely quiet about the appointment of former solicitor general Wanjuki Muchemi into EPRA board. Has uthamaki been accepted as the norm when others remain exceptions? https://twitter.com/NationBreaking/status/1195275624241356800 …NationBreakingNews✔@NationBreakingGUMATO YATANI, wife of acting Treasury CS Ukur Yatani, lands 2 state jobs as chairperson of Jkuat board, and member of quality reforms taskforce.112:51 PM – Nov 15, 2019Twitter Ads info and privacySee Osumba Rabach’s other Tweets
Gumato Yatani the wife of the acting Treasury CS @BaloziYatani has appeared twice in government Gazette notice.
First appointment done by unmatched CS @ProfMagoha and the other by Peter Munya .Very few Kenyans were qualified for those positions. #Tumechoma..11:48 AM – Nov 15, 2019Twitter Ads info and privacySee George Kopana’s other Tweets
Uhuru also appointed Margaret Kamar, Cecilia Mbaka and Anne Mugambi as trustees to the National Fund for the Disabled in the country.
Agriculture CS Mwangi Kiunjuri appointed a team of 13 to be members of Technical Team for the Implementation of Miraa Taskforce Report.