Ezra Chiloba biography, age, tribe, family, education, wife, children, current job, salary, net worth, latest news

Ezra Chiloba is the former CEO Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Kenya. He worked until October 12, 2018 when he was sacked for failing to appear before the disciplinary committee of the commission twice. Below is Ezra Chiloba biography detailed with all you may want to know about him.

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Ezra Chiloba, the former CEO IEBC SRC: @Kenya News Agency

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What is Ezra Chiloba current job? After losing his job in 2018, he stayed until September 28, 2021 when he got his new job. He is currently the CEO Communications Authority (CA) of Kenya.

Ezra chiloba profile

His real name:            Ezra Chiloba Simiyu

Date of birth:             January 12, 1979

Nickname:                  Chilobae

Place of birth:            Kwanza, Trans Nzoia, Kenya

Gender:                      Male

Zodiac sign:               Capricorn

Nationality:                Kenyan

Religion:                     Christian

Ezra Chiloba parents:  Not known

Ezra Chiloba wife:        Rebecca Mananu

Children:                        2

Twitter account:          Ezra Chiloba

Ezra Chiloba biography

The former CEO IEBC was born as Ezra Chiloba Simiyu to his parents in Kwanza, Trans Nzoia, Kenya. He then attended a nearby school for his primary education. However, information about Ezra Chiloba siblings is yet to be disclosed.

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Ezra Chiloba Simiyu SRC: @Twitter

How old is Ezra Chiloba?

Ezra Chiloba age is no longer an issue to worry about. He was born on January 12, 1979, thus 43 years as of 2022. He takes Capricorn as his Zodiac sign.

What is Ezra Chiloba tribe?

Chiloba was born in Kwanza Constituency, Trans Nzoia County. His third name ‘Simiyu’ is evident enough of his ancestral origin. He is of the Luhya tribe.

Ezra Chiloba family

Chiloba is among the many who prefer keeping their families from the public eye. He has never shared any information about his parents or siblings. We will keep you updated immediately we find out more.

His education

Ezra attended Mutua Primary school and sat for his KCPE in 1993. He then joined St. Joseph’s High School in Kitale but dropped out in form two due to lack of school fees. Luckily, his aunt, Florence Mutua, came to his rescue, enrolled him at Kwanza High School, and catered for his fees.

After sitting for his KSCE exams, he scored a mean grade of A minus. He then went to the University of Nairobi, School of Law and graduated in 2003.

His career

Before coming to the limelight, Chiloba worked for United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for five years. He has also worked with different agencies such as Centre for Minority Rights Development, Kenya National Commission of Human Rights, and South Consulting Africa and Oxfam Novib.

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Ezra Chiloba, the former CEO IEBC SRC: @Kenyan Lyrics

Chiloba became more famous after he was elected the CEO IEBC, ahead of 2017 by elections. However, on October 12, 2018, he lost his job for failing to appear before the disciplinary committee of the commission twice.

“ I received the employment termination letter signed by the chairman about an hour ago. The letter claims that I had twice been invited to appear before the disciplinary committee of the commission, but failed to show up, hence the decision to terminate my employment,” he said. It is after this that he decided to take a different career path.

On September 28, 2021, he got a new job where he is working until now. He is the current CEO Communications Authority (CA) Kenya.

Ezra Chiloba wife

Chiloba is a family man. He married his beautiful girlfriend, Rebecca Mananu, some years ago and the two are now staying together as a couple.

Ezra Chiloba children

The CEO Communications Authority (CA) and his wife are proud parents of two children. However, they have managed to keep them away from the public for years now. We will keep you updated immediately we find out more.

Ezra Chiloba salary

As a CEO, Chiloba is earning a good amount of money every month. His salary is estimated at Ksh. 400k minus the allowances.

The CEO Communications Authority Kenya SRC: @Citizen Digital
The CEO Communications Authority Kenya SRC: @Citizen Digital

Ezra Chiloba net worth

Despite earning well, Chiloba is one man who prefers a private life. He has never shared any information about his net worth. Stay tuned as you know more.

Ezra Chiloba latest news

Speaking on the sim card registration deadline, Chiloba has given out new rules to govern the exercise. He stated that it is not a MUST for mobile users to visit offices to validate their registration.

“All operators shall provide a self-verification USSD code and online platform with standardised menus and messages. The USSD Code that is *106# for verification. This means that subscribers do not have to present themselves physically and the operator’s service centers physically unless it is necessary,” Chiloba stated.

He also clarified that it is not mandatory to provide photos provided that the user has given personal information that is on the ID or Passport.

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