Cabinet Secretary for sports, youth affairs, and arts Ababu Namwamba has handed a number of local top celebrities appointments in government.
According to a gazette notice released Friday evening, blogger Dennis Itumbi has been appointed a member of the newly created Talanta Hela Council.
Itumbi will belong to the board for a period of three years. The Council will be chaired by the CS himself.
Other council members appointed to the council are Kizito Wangalwa, David Langat, Debra Mallowah, Abraham Kipyego Mutai, Charles Gacheru, Claudia Naisabwa Leshomoo, Nobert Ouma and June Chepkemei.
Popular comedian Daniel Ndambuki alias Churchill has been appointed to chair Creatives Technical Committees. He will serve for a period of three years.
Churchill will lead other members of the committee who include Jimmi Gathu, Catherine Kamau, Esther Akoth alias Akothee, Kizito Makhande, Azziad Nasenya, Rosemary Wahu Kagwi, Awadhi Salim Awadhi, Douglas Kipkirui abs Lang'at Susan Ekasiba.
The CS has also appointed Caroll Radull as the chair Sports Technical Committee.
Her committee members will comprise Boniface Ambani, Staicy Shariffa Ochieng, Nakeor Losiru, Kevin Mutai, Shilovelo Winna Shilavula Collins Kale, Sammy Tiyoi Shollei, Alfred Makotsi, Neddy Kutsuru, and Julius Kiplagat Yego.