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CS Ezekiel Machogu: Ministry of Education Cabinet Secretary

Hon. Ezekiel Machogu, EGH, assumed office as the Cabinet Secretary for Kenya’s Ministry of Education on October 27, 2022. He is A seasoned civil servant and administrator. Machogu brings a wealth of experience and a strong commitment to reshaping the country’s educational landscape.

Education Background:

An alumnus of the University of Nairobi, Hon. Machogu earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He completed his A-Level Certificate at Agoro Sare High School in 1975 and obtained his O-Level Certificate from Nduru High School in 1973.

Service in the Civil Service:

With decades of experience, Hon. Machogu made significant contributions to various ministries. He served as the Senior Deputy Secretary in the Ministries of Arid and Semi-Arid Lands, Trade and Tourism, and the Public Service Commission from 2002 to 2016. His administrative skills were evident during his tenure as the Deputy Provincial Commissioner of the Coast Province from 2001 to 2002.

Political Career:

Before becoming Cabinet Secretary, Hon. Machogu was the Member of Parliament for Nyaribari Masaba Constituency from 2017 to 2022. In the 12th Parliament, he chaired the National Assembly Committee on Members, Service, and Facilities and played a vital role in the Committee on Regional Integration.

Commitment to Education:

As the head of the Ministry of Education, Hon. Ezekiel Machogu is actively steering the sector towards excellence. His vision includes addressing education system challenges and implementing policies for inclusivity and quality learning outcomes.


Hon. Ezekiel Machogu’s extensive experience positions him as a dynamic leader for Kenya’s Ministry of Education. With a proven track record and a commitment to shaping the future of education, he plays a pivotal role in advancing the nation’s educational agenda.

CS Ezekiel Machogu: Ministry of Education Cabinet Secretary