This is a list of richest Kenya cabinet secretaries by net worth as of 2018. This list comes after National Assembly’s Appointments Committee vetted all the nominees that had been forwarded by president Uhuru Kenyatta. Former Betting Control and Licencing Board chairman now cabinet secretary for Water is the richest among all the vetted nominees with a net worth of 796 million while cabinet secretary for sports Rashid Echesa is the ”poorest” with a net worth of 40 million.
Below is a full list of the richest cabinet secretaries in Kenya as of 2018 according to a report by Kenya National Assembly’s Appointments Committee.
|Cabinet Secretary||Net worth||Investments|
|1||Simon Chelugui – Water||796 million||Real estate, moveable assets, and farming.|
|2||Keriako Tobiko -Environment||360 million||Real estate, agriculture, and livestock.|
|3||Ukur Yatani– Labour||295 million||Transport, livestock, real estate, and movable assets.|
|4||Peter Munya – East Africa Community||264 million||Land, agriculture and real estate.|
|5||Farida Karoney – Lands||200 million||Real estates, shares, and farming.|
|6||Margaret Kobia – Public Service||165 million||Real estate|
|7||Monica Juma – Foreign Affairs||50 million||Agriculture|
|8||John Munyes – Mining||50 million||Transport and real estate.|
|9||Rashid Echesa – Sports||40 million||construction and real estate|
NOTE – The list excludes retained cabinet secretaries.