Abraham Kithure Kindiki is a Kenyan politician and lawyer, currently serving as the Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Administration of National Government. He assumed office after he was nominated for the post on Tuesday, October 18, 2022. Kithure Kindiki biography unfolds more about his personal life.
Before his current job, Kindiki served as a Senator for Tharaka-Nithi County from 2013 t0 2017. He was also tasked to serve as the senate deputy speaker in the 2017 elections for the same county.
CS Kithure Kindiki profile facts
Real name: Abraham Kithure Kindiki
Place of birth: Tharaka-Nithi County
Date of birth: July 17, 1972
Kithure Kindiki tribe: Meru
Kithure Kindiki parents: Daniel Kindiki and Anne Kindiki
Kithure Kindiki brothers: 4
Profession: Lawyer, Politician
Kithure Kindiki wife: Dr. Joyce Gatiiria Njagi
Kithure Kindiki children: 2
Kithure Kindiki contacts: +254 (0)20 34085689.
Professor Kithure Kindiki biography
The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Administration of National Government was born as Abraham Kithure Kindiki in 1972, in Tharaka-Nithi County. He is the lastborn among the five siblings in his family. Interestingly, Kithure Kindiki father, Daniel Kindiki was determined to educate his sons as all of them are Professors. How old is Kithure Kindiki?
Kithure Kindiki age
Professor Kindiki was born on July 17, 1972 in Tharaka-Nithi, Central Kenya. He is therefore 51 years old as of 2023. He takes Cancerian for his Zodiac sign.
What is Kithure Kindiki tribe?
Being born in Tharaka-Nithi County, Central Kenya can hint us of Professor Kindiki’s ancestral roots. Besides, his second name, Kindiki, is a clear evidence that he is of the Meru tribe.
Professor Kithure Kindiki family
The CS Interior is the lastborn son among the five siblings in his family. His parents; Daniel Kindiki and Anne Kindiki Kithure worked hard and ensured all their children had better education.
Surprisingly, Kindiki Kithure brothers; Isaiah Iguna Kindiki, Stephen Kithinji Kindiki, Moses Mpuria Kindiki, and Jonah Nyaga Kindiki are all professors.
His educational background
After completing his primary final exams, he joined Lenana School from which he scored a C Plain in his KCSE. Due to fail in exams, he went to repeat in Tharaka Boys High School in order to meet his university pass mark.
He then enrolled at Moi University for a Bachelor of Law Degree and graduated in 1998. Again, he proceeded to the University of Pretoria, South Africa for a Master’s Degree of Law in International Human Rights Law and Democracy and graduated in 2000.
In 2001, he went to the Kenya school of law and attained an Advocates’ Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies. Later, he graduated from the University of Pretoria, South Africa with a PhD in International Law, thus making him a professor.
Professor Kithure Kindiki wife and children
The Kenyan politician is a proud husband to Dr. Joyce Gatiiria Njagi. The two tied a knot in 2001 and are now blessed with two kids. However, information about Kithure Kindiki children remain unrevealed.
Kithure Kindiki net worth
Apart from politics, Kindiki has also attained his wealth from his career as a lawyer. In an interview, he said that he is among the lawyers licensed to practice law at the International Criminal Court (ICC). Moreover, he earns well as a Cabinet Secretary. His net worth is estimated at Ksh. 544Million as of 2023 January.
“I am worth KSh 544 million made up of land and buildings, bank deposits worth KSh 50 million and shares. My current source of income is from my advocate job. I have practiced law for 22 years. I run several businesses (SMEs). Also, I am a consultant for local and international organisations,” Kindiki said.
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