Githu Muigai
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Attorney General professor Githu Muigai has resigned after serving in the position for six and a half years. President Uhuru Kenyatta has thanked him for his service.

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In his place president Kenyatta has nominated Justice Paul Kihara Kariuki.

President Uhuru has also nominated Kennedy Ogeto as Solicitor General and Njee Muturi as the the Deputy chief of staff.

” I have received with regret the resignation of Attorney General Prof. Githu Muigai. I thank him for his service for the last six and a half years. I have nominated as his replacement Judge Paul Kihara Kariuki.
I wish to place on record, on my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Kenya, our gratitude for the committed and dedicated service that Professor Muigai has accorded to our nation over the last six and a half years that he has served in the office of Attorney General. I wish Professor Muigai all the very best in the next phase of his professional career,” Uhuru said in his presidential address.

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