Kiambu Governor James Nyoro has nominated a new Deputy Governor on Wednesday 19th February, Newszaleo.co.ke has learnt.
The new nominated Deputy Governor is none other than Joyce Wanjiku Ngugi.
Joyce is the widow of former Gatundu South MP Joseph Ngugi.
This comes three weeks after Nyoro swearing in after Ferdinand Waititu Baba Yao was impeached and he took over as Kiambu Governor.
It is reported Joyce Wanjiku Ngugi vied for the Gatundu South MP seat once and she failed at the party primaries.
The nomination comes with Kiambu Governor James Nyoro reshuffle of his cabinet appointing new nominees.
Joyce Wanjiku Ngugi will be vetted by the county assembly.
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru congratulated Joyce Wanjiku Ngugi on her nomination as Kiambu Deputy Governor. She also added that her nomination is a great milestone in the journey towards gender equality in Kenya.