President Uhuru Kenyatta has nominated and forwarded to Parliament for vetting and approval Justice Paul Kihara Kariuki to the position of Attorney-General.
Once approved by Parliament, Justice Kihara will succeed former Attorney-General Githu Muigai who resigned last month.
President Kenyatta also nominated Mr Noordin Mohamed Haji to the position of Director of Public Prosecutions to replace former DPP Keriako Tobiko who has since been appointed Cabinet Secretary for Environment.
Haji’s name was also forwarded to Parliament for vetting and approval.
Making the announcement…