Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

top
Capital News
Esipisu served as President Uhuru Kenyatta's spokesman during his first term in office from 2013 to 2018/FILE/PSCU

Africa

Manoah Esipisu appointed to head Commonwealth Secretariat Board

NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 11 – Kenya’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Manoah Esipisu has been appointed Chairperson of the Executive Committee of the Board of Governors at the 54-member Commonwealth Secretariat.

The Commonwealth Secretariat is the main intergovernmental agency and central institution of the Commonwealth of Nations.

It is responsible for facilitating co-operation between members; organising meetings, including the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meetings (CHOGM); assisting and advising on policy development; and providing assistance to countries in implementing the decisions and policies of the Commonwealth.

The Secretariat has observer status in the United Nations General Assembly.

It is located at Marlborough House in London, the United Kingdom, a former royal residence that was given by Queen Elizabeth II, Head of the Commonwealth.

Esipisu served as President Uhuru Kenyatta’s spokesman during his first term in office from 2013 to 2018.

He vacated the post after he was nominated for the High Commissioner position in 2018, months after Kenyatta’s second term inauguration.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Play to listen to Capital FM News
Advertisement

More on Capital News

Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya Sept 25 – Controller of Budget Dr Margaret Nyakang’o and 14 Members of Parliament have been nominated to receive honorary awards t...

Capital Health

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 25 – The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) has kicked off a Sh7.5 billion to accelerate the country’s response to HIV....

Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya Sep 25 – Listed local agri-business firm Kakuzi Plc has announced the appointment of 50 champions within its employee ranks to spearhead...

Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya Sep 25 – The government has suspended parallel national celebrations in counties for this year’s Mashujaa day scheduled for October 20, 2021...

World

Washington (AFP), Sep 24 – President Joe Biden and the leaders of Australia, India and Japan promised Friday to work together for a stable,...

World

Sassari (Italy) (AFP), Sep 24 – Exiled former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont, arrested in Italy at Spain’s request over an independence referendum that Madrid...

Fifth Estate

What if Mount Kenya politicians spread their demands too thin? Well, we all agree that the region is vote rich, but without a presidential...

Kenya

PICTURE STORY: Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) Director General Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria hosted the Ministry of Energy Chief Administrative Secretary Zachary Ayieko at...