Governor Prof. Kivutha Kibwana

  • Governor
  • Makueni County

GOVERNOR PROF. KIVUTHA KIBWANA

Present: Governor The Government of Makueni County, Kenya

Graduate Student; (MA – Theological Studies) Of Africa International University.Graduate Student (SJD) of George Washington University, USA: International Law; International Human Rights Law; Comparative Law; Jurisprudence and Legal Theory.Graduate Student (LLM) of Harvard University, USA: Anthropological Approaches to Law; International Business Transactions; Labour Law; U.S.A. Constitutional Law; Foreign Investment in Natural Resources.Graduate Student (LLM) of University of London: Comparative Constitutional Laws of the Commonwealth; Law of Natural Resources Africa South of the Sahara; Principles of Civil Litigation; Jurisprudence and Legal Theory. Undergraduate Student (LLB.) of University of Nairobi Upper Second Class Honours.

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

He has been a Spokesperson of National Convention Executive Council (NCEC) and Associate Professor of University of Nairobi, Dean, Faculty of Law, of University of Nairobi, Senior Lecturer of University of Nairobi, Chairman of Department of private law, Lecturer of University of Nairobi.

POLITICAL CAREER

In 2002, when the Kibaki administration came to power under National Rainbow Coalition (NARC), he became a Member of Parliament for Makueni Constituency, and Minister of both Land and Settlements and Environment & Natural Resources.He would later in 2007 be appointed as Kibaki’s Presidential Advisor (Constitutional, Parliamentary & Youth Affairs in the of Office of the President .

He became the flag bearer of Muungano Party and eventually won the Gubernatorial election in 2013.He was re-elected in 2017 for a second term as the Governor of Makueni county under Wiper Party.