Chatter On Social Media After 91 Year Old Awori Appointed To State Job

Kenyans took to social media to protest the appointment of former Vice President Moody Awori who was born 91 years ago in 1928.

President Uhuru Kenyatta appointed Uncle Moody Awori to be a board member of Sports, Arts and Social Development Fund.

The newly created government oversight board which was gazetted recently was approved by the Finance Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich.

The body made up of five Principal Secretaries from the Ministries of Education, Arts, Health, National Treasury and Sports (who is also the funds administrator) will be working in tandem with Athletics Kenya boss Lieutenant General (RTD) Jackson Tuwei and former vice president Moody Awori.

They will be tasked with the following functions

  1. Managing the fund, preparing and submitting quarterly reports to the Finance CS.
  2. Developing infrastructure and facilitating Team Kenya for their national assignment.

Kenyans bitter reactions on Twitter




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