Kenya: CS Ababu Namwamba attends handover ceremony of Ministry PSs

The Cabinet Secretary for Youth Affairs, Sports and the Arts Ababu Namwamba presided over the handover ceremony of the ministry’s Permanent Secretaries’ at Maktaba Tower, Nairobi.

The Cabinet Secretary welcomed the Permanent Secretaries Ismail Maalim as the Permanent Secretary of Youth Affairs and Jonathan Mueke as the Permanent Secretary in the ministry of Sports & the Arts.


At the same time Cabinet Secretary Ababu Namwamba also bid farewell to their predecessors, Joe Okudo and Charles Sunkuli.

Cabinet Secretary Namwamba thanked the outgoing Permanent Secretaries for their service at the ministry. He urged the heads of department to put in extra effort to take the ministry to the next level.

“It is important that we all pull in the right direction by adopting an all hand on deck approach to tackle issues affecting our ministry,” said Cabinet Secretary Namwamba.

He added, “If we are to turn things around in this ministry, then it must be business unusual,”

Following this, He urged the leadership to refocus attention in the management of resources in the ministry.

According to the permanent-secretary in the ministry of youth affairs, sports and the arts “We must exercise extreme care in the management of resources entrusted to us. Let us lead by example in the way we handle our affairs, so that the federations under us can learn from us.”


In line with the veiw, Cabinet Secretary Ababu Namwamba urged the team to discard the all motion and no action approach as regards to performance.

He emphasised, “For me, performance is key. We must improve our performance as a ministry. We cannot be seen to just be moving forward and not affecting any change. This has to change,”.

The Cabinet Secretary urged the team to align themselves with the new architecture of the Kenya Kwanza government plan. He also insisted that they need to maximize on the human resources at their disposal.

Latest articles

India: Sikh Community protest against Tricolor incident in UK

After a group of Khalistan activists disrespected the Indian National Flag, the tricolour, during a protest at the Indian High Commissioner in the United Kingdom, the members of the Sikh community in Delhi came out to stage a protest against the act of disrespect in the region.

Human Rights violated in china, Myanmar, Afghanistan: US

The United States of America has expressed concern over violating human rights in nations like China, Myanmar and Pakistan. The observation came to light after they published the 2022 edition of the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices.

Dominica: Fenella Wenham shares PAYS Yachting Festival Schedule: Read Here:

Fenella Wenham, the parliamentary representative of Portsmouth Constituency, has taken to her social media account to invite the people of the Commonwealth of Dominica to the PAYS Dominica Yachting Festival.

Simisola Kosoko expresses disappointment over Nigeria Elections

Simisola Kosoko, professionally known as Simi, has recently taken to her social media to express her disappointment over the controversial election widely characterized by violence, voter suppression, rigging and vote buying.

Related articles