Tension has grieved the county government of Machakos after Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua on Thursday Made changes to his cabinet, firing some County officers while others have been put on suspension.
Francis Mwaka, the CECM Trade, Industrialisation, and Innovation has been suspended on half salary for 2 months. Ruth Mutua the CECM Tourism, Sports, Youth, and Culture will also assist as the acting CECM in the Trade department.
Kimeu Kimeu, the CECM Public service, ICT and Quality management has also been suspended on half salary for 2 months. Grace Munguti the County Secretary and head of public service will be the acting CECM.
Machakos Chief officer Youth and Sports collapsed and rushed to hospital, Titus Kavila the CECM County Administration and Decentralized Units has been issued with a final warning letter.
Urbanus Musyoka CECM for Agriculture, Food Security and Development has also been issued with a warning letter.
Eng. Michael Maina the Chief officer Special Programs, Research, and Development has been sacked. Carlos Kioko, the Chief officer Department of Youth and Sports has been suspended on half salary for three months. Victor Muniafu will take over in the acting capacity.
Dr. James Mutunga Chief officer, Forensics and Inspectorate Department has also been suspended on Half Salary or 3 months. Paul Mwova Chief officer medical services has been suspended on half salary for 2 months. Emmanuel Kata Kimeu Chief officer ICT has been issued a termination letter.
Dr. Jacks Thanga who has been Chief officer special programs has been redeployed back to Machakos Level 5 hospital.
Mwikali Muthoka Chief officer lands and physical planning has also been issued a termination letter and Patrick Voni Kibaya will take over the position.
Stephen Nguli Kilonzo has been reshuffled to be the chief officer office of the Deputy Governor.